Leadership

  • Mike McAuliff
    Executive Director

    Youth for Christ has been a part of Mike's story for more than half of his life. As a middle schooler, he was involved in his schools Campus Life club where he was introduced to the message of Christ for the first time. 

    He has served in a variety of roles with YFC since 2002. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Flagler College and is currently working on his Master's in Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary.

    In his downtime, you can find Mike at home spending time with his "girls" (wife - Emily and daughters Ella and Ada). He enjoys books made of paper, products with an apple logo and playing any sport that involves a ball. He also has a mild addiction to Pepsi and an affinity for the Florida State Seminoles.

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  • DeeAnn Harmon
    DTQ Coordinator

    DeeAnn Harmon has worked for 27 years as a teacher of Deaf students in the public school system and is a full-time Educational Interpreter working with middle school students. A workshop presenter and an author of two Bible studies for the Deaf on prayer, she has almost 30 years experience working in the Deaf community of all ages both in the US and abroad through short-term mission trips. She is a member of Harvest Point Methodist Church in McDonough, GA and serves as the church interpreter for the Deaf and Life Group leader for the Ephphatha Deaf Fellowship class.

  • Nathan Evans
    Campus Life

    Nathan has been involved in ministry since birth, as his family ran one of the largest churches in Australia. Throughout his teenage years, he served as a Youth Leader in the youth ministry and was involved in lunch-time ministries and breakfast programs throughout high schools across Adelaide.

    In 2012, He moved to Georgia, from Adelaide, Australia to plant the Gwinnett campus of Influencers Church and now Pastors the Youth, while studying a theology degree at Beulah Heights University. Influencers Youth have a large leadership team, which are a huge part of Campus Life programs throughout Gwinnett.

    Now that Nathan lives in the States, he has become a highly proficient and skilled shooter. He loves the ability to own firearms and if you can't find him playing ball with youth kids, you'll find him at Bass Pro! Ask him to do the Crocodile Dundee rendition of "that's not a knife! This is a knife!"

  • Chloe Evans
    Campus Life

    Chloe also moved to Atlanta in 2012 with the Evans family to plant Influencers Church Gwinnett. She helps lead the worship ministry, writing & recording songs with the Influencers Band and also Pastors the Youth.
    In the process of moving countries and building the ministry, Chloe and Nathan fell in love and were married March 2016!

    Chloe gained Ministry training at Influencers Leadership College Australia while undertaking a year-long internship in the Youth Ministry, and is now also studying a theology degree at Beulah Heights.

    Nathan and Chloe are a young, driven couple, passionate about speaking truth into the lives of teenagers. Fun fact: Chloe's sister and cousin are both on staff with Youth For Christ in Australia!