Dylan’s passions include movies, playing music, writing, board games, and playing any kind of competitive alternative sport such as spike ball or ultimate frisbee. He spends most of his free time exploring his relationship with Jesus and spending time with his family.
Bret’s passions include exploring the mountains, playing and moving to the music, being a big brother to students, adventuring with friends, and board riding of any persuasion.
Sarah grew up in the small town of Eureka, MT. She also came to the UM in the Fall of 2015 and joined XA. There, she found her eyes opened to the love and power of God in new ways. She also met Zach, who would later marry her in May 2018. She joined Zach in 2019 to serve on staff with XA for a year, and is now pursuing her Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Zach and Sarah love going on hikes, watching Netflix, reading, and hosting students in their home.
Alec loves to write and tell stories, discuss film and TV (especially Lost), go deep and seek Jesus with students, and take bold adventures wherever God might be leading. Some of his favorite places on the planet are found in Yellowstone National Park, where he has spent summers living and working.
They both found XA early in their freshman years and were student leaders. In 2019, Mary started working for XA and Bob started his senior year of a Biochemistry degree. That summer Bob and Mary were engaged, and 6 hectic months later, they were married in December 2019. Together they enjoy traveling, stargazing, listening to audiobooks, and taking care of their cat.
Emily loves to organize events and be around others in any capacity - watching movies, playing games, thrift-shopping, exploring new places, or spontaneous photoshoots. She loves cooking, trying (and learning) new things, music, storytelling, all things history, and both coffee and tea.
Robby has decided to pursue a lifetime of ministry. He is serving as a Missionary Associate with XA, and is also pursuing a degree in Christian Ministries, then to Seminary to become a pastor. Robby’s passions include history, singing, philosophy and debate, and technology. He splits his free time between reading the Bible and video games.
Karina enjoys jamming out to musicals, watching movies with friends, crocheting, geeking out about pretty much any fandom you can think of.
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