Greg Xander – Campus Missionary

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Greg is the full-time campus missionary for the BSU here at Truman State University.  He loves his wife, Stacey…Stacey “fragile flower” and his two kids who are amazing and so loved.…and work (but so is Greg!).  He and Stacey are alumni of Truman and just hope so many here and even their own kids will realize how loved they are by Jesus and that one day, love will win over, and they will receive Gods love and forgiveness and life…no turning back.

Jacob Easterday – Fuel Team


Jacob is a senior Biology major hoping to go into a career in medicine.  He helps plan Fuel services and assists with technology and worship.  He loves playing music, ultimate frisbee, Cardinal’s baseball, Apple products, and Volkswagens.  Jacob is super excited to marry the love of his life in December!

Kendra Musmaker – Women’s Ministry


Kendra is a junior biology major with minors in psychology and statistical methodology.  She enjoys crocheting, reading and giraffes.

Stephanie Gruetze – Service | Outreach


Stephanie is a Senior Agriculture Business major but also loves learning Chinese. At Truman you might find her hanging with the international students or out at the university farm. She loves winter and tea.

Maddie Jennings – Service | Outreach

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My name is Maddie Jennings. I am on the Service Outreach team here at the BSU. I am a senior Sociology major. I just spent an awesome summer in Washington DC interning. I plan on moving back to DC once I graduate and working within the field of disability advocacy. For now, I am looking forward to spending an awesome year serving at the Baptist Student Union.

Lydia Palmer – Fuel | Technology


Lydia Palmer is a senior Business major from Brookfield, MO. She enjoys watching the Kansas City Royals, reading, knitting, and jigsaw puzzles.

Wes Walker – Fuel | Worship


Wes Walker is a sophomore at Truman. He is a double major in music and chemistry. He plans to go into the education field. He enjoys worship music, playing all kinds of games and he is very excited to see what God will do through the BSU this year!

Jenna Faulkner – Fuel Team


Zach Wessels – Men’s Ministry


Julie Sanders– Women’s Ministry


I am a junior Accounting major who will be serving on women’s ministry this year. I love music, Netflix, puppies, and the Kansas City Royals. I also enjoy being outdoors (as long as I don’t run into any snakes) and taking pictures of scenery is one of my favorite things to do. I’m excited for the school year and what’s to come at the BSU!

Christina Davis – Service | Outreach


Christina Davis is a sophomore history major working on the service outreach team. She loves hiking and being outside as much as possible, and dogs.

Laurie Shipley – Service | Outreach


Laurie is a sophomore English major with a Spanish minor. She enjoys reading and pretty much any form of crafts on God’s green earth! She is looking forward to being apart of the BSU community which was her home away from home during her freshman year.

Kyler Virtue – Men’s Ministry


Kyler is a Sophomore chemistry major with a minor in German. He enjoys playing sports, appreciating nature, and spending quality time with other human beings. Kyler looks forward to serving with Zach this year as a Men’s ministry leader.