Church Relations

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Olivet's close relationships with our regional churches rank at the top of our priority list. Get acquainted with our fine church relations team, and let us know if there is any way we can help!

Ministry Teams

Worship bands and vocal and instrumental ensembles make up the university travel ministry teams. These young men and women schedule concerts and services each week.

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Music Ambassadors

With worship leaders made up of vocalists and instrumentalists, the ONU Music Ambassadors visit hundreds of churches and events each year with a mission of creating engaging avenues of worship.

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Preaching Ambassadors

Our students fill pulpits and speak at events and engagements all across the country. With preparation for lives of service, these young men and women are reaching the world for Christ and His Kingdom.

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Brian Allen

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
815-939-5255
ballen@olivet.edu

Ted Lee

Director of Church and University Relations for the State of Michigan
trlee@olivet.edu

Carlos Lonberger

Director of Church Relations
815-928-5651
calonberger@olivet.edu

Craig Manes

Director of Strategic Engagement
815-939-5044
cmanes@olivet.edu

 

Anne Whalen

Associate Director of Church Relations
815-939-5291
awwhalen@olivet.edu

Ryan Crawley

Operations Manager 
815-936-3985
rgcrawley@olivet.edu