YANA CONNERSenior Consultant, Collegiate Partnerships
Yana Conner serves as a senior consultant on the Collegiate Partnership Team, which is fitting since she came to know Christ during her junior year at the University of Missouri in Columbia.
After college, Yana served for seven years with a partner ministry of Cru (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ) called The Impact Movement. She served for five years as a campus coach, helping students start and build disciple-making movements on college campuses in the Southeast. She also worked for two years as a regional director, partnering with churches to ensure that every student had an opportunity to hear and respond to the gospel.
Yana is pursuing a master of divinity degree in Christian ministry at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. She lives in Durham, North Carolina, and can likely be found at a neighborhood coffee shop connecting with people or at an outdoor concert in Durham Central Park.