Loyola University Chicago

Campus Ministry

Division of Student Development

Kristin Van Spankeren

Graduate Assistant - Christian Life Communities

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Kristin comes from Western Springs, Illinois, and is joyful to serve with CLC's. She studied Spanish and Community & Nonprofit Leadership at UW-Madison, finding a home and faith at St. Paul University Catholic Center. Kristin recently lived in Chulucanas, Peru, as an Augustinian Volunteer, where she learned about hospitality, simplicity, and gratitude. Curious about language and helping youth, Kristin pursues a M.Ed. in Bilingual Elementary Education. She loves the Avett Brothers, Badger football, being outside, memoirs, conversation, and On Being with Krista Tippett.