“He is the one we proclaim, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone fully mature in Christ. To this end I strenuously contend with all the energy Christ so powerfully works in me.”

Colossians 1:28-29

These are our staff members who serve the organization as executives:

Co-directors: Jacob Leddy and Hannah Belle Lane

Email cel.codirectors@gmail.com for more information about the organization

Membership Development Executives: Megan Dawkins and Nathaniel Bass

Email md.exec.cel@gmail.com to get plugged in with a committee

Media Executive: Brett Maples

Email pr.exec.cel@gmail.com to submit pictures or videos of CEL events

External Relations: Ellie Mixon

Email pr.exec.cel@gmail.com for information about alumni and parents

Prayer Executive: Owen Evans

Finance Executive: Garrett Shaw

We have 5 committees which members can be a part of:

Campus Evangelism

But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.” 1 Peter 3:15

Led by Alex DeFily

The committee works to train members and spread the gospel on campus daily:

  • 2 members evangelize on campus M-F

  • Encourage and Challenge each other

  • Refine and enhance knowledge

  • Equip with proper tools to give an apologia

Engineering Professionalism

“Do your work willingly as though you were serving the Lord himself, and not just your earthly master.” Colossians 3:23

Led by Camella Carlson

The committee works to grow members to be future professionals in the workforce:

  • Tutoring Sessions

  • Resume and Job Interview Tips

  • Time and Money Management

  • Pizza W/ The Profs

  • ETAM Informational


“But he said to me, My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness. Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”  2 Corinthians 12:9

Led by Sarah Rothenberger

The committee plans events to raise money for CEL and Every Village (Link here if you want to learn more or donate):

  • Alumni Tailgate

  • Benefit Concert

  • Parent’s Banquet

  • In-home Profit Shares


“Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling. Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms.”    1 Peter 4:8-10

Led by Sam Hurbrough

The committee plans events to grow in community with members:

  • Fun Fridays

  • Parties: Superbowl, End of year, etc.

  • Alumni Formal


“For so the Lord has commanded us, saying, “I have made you a light for the Gentiles, that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.”” Acts 13:47

Led by Matt Ebert

The committee plans events to serve the community:

  • Regular Volunteering Events

  • Outreach Game Nights

  • Mission Trip

  • Big Event

See our constitution here