Dr. Christopher Krampe
Dr. Christopher Krampe serves as President of OYM. Prior to OYM he has served as Director of Humanities at a Midwestern private Catholic liberal arts college and as Executive Director at an organization dedicated to bringing cathedral culture to Midwestern audiences through art, music, literature and liturgy. He holds multiple degrees from Drake University and the University of Kansas. His wife Emily and their four children reside in Omaha, NE and attend All Holy Spirit Greek Orthodox Church. His many years of working with college students have given him a strong sense of the need for powerful youth and young adult outreach in the Orthodox world, and he is honored to serve OYM in this important role.
General Counsel & Senior Advisor
Subdeacon Ken Liu is OYM’s General Counsel & Senior Advisor. For over 25 years Ken has been an attorney serving churches, ministries, and other nonprofits. He was a founding member of the Orthodox Christian Attorney Network (OCAN) and serves as a consultant to the Assembly of Bishops’ Legal Affairs Committee. Ken and his family were received into the Orthodox Church in 2009 at St. Mary’s Romanian Orthodox Church (OCA) in northern Virginia. His sons have served in various Orthodox ministries including Orthodox College Fellowship, Project Mexico, and Antiochian Village Camp. Ken previously served as Director of the Christian Legal Society’s national Christian Legal Aid program. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia and Cornell Law School.
Director of Ministry
Christian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who holds multiple degrees from Wheaton College, Azusa Pacific University, and Luther Seminary. Well known for his work developing training materials like “Effective Christian Ministry” and podcasts like “We Are Orthodoxy” and “Pop Culture Coffee Hour,” he is passionate about upbuilding of the Church as the Family of God: a household that forms young people into the likeness of Christ.
Director of Operations
Sandra holds multiple degrees and certificates from Concordia University Chicago, DePaul University Kellstadt Graduate School of Business, Tufts University, and the Lilly School of Philanthropy. She is passionate about building Christ-centered teams that bring organizational best practices to complex ministry problems.