Chris Brooks

  • Specialist, Youth & Community Development
(612) 343-4100
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  • St. Thomas University (MN), Graduate Studies - Business Administration [in progress]
  • St. Thomas University (MN), Graduate Certificate - Nonprofit Leadership
  • Crossroads College (MN), BA - Theology and Couseling Psychology
Professional Experience: 
  • Executive Director - U.S. Programs at World Vision
  • Interim Executive Director - Student Segment at Willow Creek Association
  • National Coordinator - UrbNet at National Network of Youth Ministries
  • President - Urban RECLAIM Youth Ministry Foundation

Chris Brooks is a values-driven servant leader who has been providing executive leadership for the past several years, primarily in the social/nonprofit sector. He is a sought after trainer, consultant, public speaker and strategist, who is a passionate advocate for economic justice and the well being of children, youth, and families.Chris is a member of the Faculty at North Central University. He teaches Youth and Community Development in the Center for Youth and Leadership, and manages a small portfolio of strategic external relationships. His subject matter expertise includes: leadership development, community development, strategic planning, networking, public relations, and public speaking.