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Spiritual Life Staff

 

Casey Peterson, Minister of Students for Spiritual Development


Minister of Students for Spiritual Development
Hometown: Modesto, CA
College you graduated from: MBU
Hobbies: Volleyball, bow hunting, watching the NBA, and spending time with my beautiful wife 🙂
Favorite quotes: “There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is Sovereign over all, does not cry, Mine!” -Abraham Kuyper
Original something about yourself: I was in a movie with George Clooney, but they cut my scene.
If you could trade places with anyone for a day who would it be? No one. I love my life. But maybe Lebron James…
What is your advice to an incoming MBU student? If you go to McDonalds, order the value fries instead of the small fries. They are 19 cents cheaper and you get the same amount of fries. You’re welcome.
What is your favorite thing to do on a Tuesday night? Go to McDonalds and order value fries.
What is your favorite blend of coffee? Starbucks Casi Cielo

Maukiesh Howard, AMP Assistant Campus Minister for Community Engagement


AMP Assistant Campus Minister for Community Engagement
(Maukiesh and his wife Amber)
Hometown: Fort Pierce & Tallahassee, Florida
College you graduated from: McKendree University & Missouri Baptist University
Hobbies: Christian Rap, thinking about possibly working out, Real Estate, investing, collaborating.
Favorite quotes: “By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” (John 13:35 in Bible)……… “Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;” (James 1:19 in Bible)
Original something about yourself: I have lived with a single mom, married parents, and single dad.
If you could trade places with anyone for day who would it be? Donald Trump, but I would behave differently than Donald.
What is your advice to an incoming MBU student? Know that Jesus really loves and wants you.
What is your favorite thing to do on a Tuesday night? It varies.
What is your favorite blend of coffee? I’m not a coffee person but I like vanilla bean frappuccino from Starbucks.

Damaris Wyand, Amp Administration Assistant

Hometown: Saint Charles, Missouri
Education: Current student at Missouri Baptist University

Hobbies: Going to the gym, hanging out with friends and drinking coffee.
Favorite Quote: “Why would anybody ever eat anything besides breakfast food?” – Leslie Knope.
If you could trade places with anyone for day, who would it be?  Dr. Lacey.  Have you seen the size of his office?
What is your advice to an incoming MBU student? MBU will be as fun or as boring as you make it.  Find what you’re passionate about and get involved.
What are your life goals? To serve God and love people.  (But also to be a high powered businesswoman who wears a suit and heels and lives in downtown Chicago).
What is an original fact about you?  It is my personal goal to never ride the shuttle on campus.  Two years and going strong.
What is your favorite blend of coffee? Anything with a lot of caffeine.  No weak coffee for Damaris. 
What is your favorite place on campus? The fitness center.
Where do you see yourself in ten years? Maybe working in a big city, maybe in full-time missions.  Who can say?
Where do you like to spend time in St. Louis?  Coffee shops and Panera.  Also, Lafayette Square, the Art Museum, and anywhere else new and exciting.
Favorite song on today’s Billboard charts? I’m kind of a music snob, but I have a soft spot in my heart for anything by Coldplay.