Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is made up of caring, concerned adults from the community. Our board provides direction, oversight, and vision for the Executive Director. The team meets monthly for prayer, ministry updates, and strategic planning.

Meet our Board

  • Josh Packard

    Josh Packard joined the NCYFC board in 2015.  He is a sociologist, author, and University of Nothern Colorado professor.  His area of research and teaching-sociology of health, religion, and education-are tied together with theoretical interests in communities and inequality.

  • Aaron Havens
    Vice President

    Aaron Havens joined the NCYFC board in summer 2015.  He is the pastor at a Church Project. 

  • Megan Hopper
    Board Secretary 

    Megan Carlton is our youngest board member. She recently graduated from Dental Assistance School. She is a regular volunteer at Higher Grounds on Friday nights and is well liked by the staff and students we serve. Megan attends Calvary Chapel Greeley and is a graduate of Dayspring Christian Academy.

  • Jildi Gentry
    Board Member

    Jildi is the Director of Outreach at Generations Church in Greeley. She loves young people and serving with them.

  • Jannieth Lewis

    Jannieth is an active community member and advocates for Youth for Christ.

  • Myron Hastings
    Board Member Emeritus

    Myron Hastings is currently a real estate agent for Pro Realty. Myron served as the executive director of NCYFC formerly, Greater Greeley Youth for Christ from 1961 to 1985 where he established Youth for Christ as a strong and viable ministry throughout the Greeley area serving in schools and assemblies. Myron is active in ministry at his church and serves as a interim pastor in rural churches. In addition to NCYFC, Myron serves on Greeley’s Christian Businessmen’s Connection board of directors.