Fr. Mike Kuhn, Y.A – Chaplain Email
Father Mike Kuhn, YA, a native of Manassas, Virginia, was ordained in 1997 and is a priest in the Youth Apostles Institute, a community dedicated to helping young people live Christ-like lives. Since his ordination Father Mike has served in a variety of youth related positions, including being the chaplain at several Catholic High Schools, the assistant Chaplain at George Mason University, and serving the Youth Apostles community. Father Mike is very excited to be a part of the Catholic Campus Ministry team that will serve the students at Old Dominion University. He looks forward to meeting the students, building Christ-centered relationships with them, celebrating the sacraments, teaching the faith, assisting with service projects and being a joyful presence on campus.You can call or text him at (703)965-5764, or contact him through his Email or Facebook.
Jimmy Noone – Director Email
Jimmy is a native of Lorton, VA and a full member of Youth Apostles. He has lived in McLean for the past four years with the Youth Apostles and graduated from Marymount University with a B.A. in Theology and Religious Studies. He has been involved with several youth ministry programs over the past 5 years. A few of Jimmy’s passions are the Redskins, playing pick-up sports, and Chipotle. Jimmy is excited to be part of the Catholic Campus Ministry and looks forward to growing in Christ-centered friendships and in holiness with each and every one of you.
Erika Garcia - Email
Erika Garcia grew up in Fairfax, VA and is an alumni of Old Dominion University (2004). She felt her faith really grow in college, due in part to strong Catholic friends, powerful retreats, and learning and experiencing the richness of the Liturgy. After graduation, Erika followed God’s invitation to become a bride of Christ and entered the convent with the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia in Nashville, TN. After 5 years of religious formation, teaching 2nd grade, and wonderful memories with the Sisters, God called her our of the convent and back home. In the past 6 years, Erika has continued to do ministry in various ways with youth and recently as a catechist at a Catholic Montessori School for the last three years. Now she finds her way back to ODU Catholic Campus Ministry as their new assistant director and excited to bring souls to Christ on campus.