Campus Ministries


Brian Burkholder
Campus Pastor

Brian Martin Burkholder has served as Campus Pastor and Director of Campus Ministries since 2003. Raised in the United Methodist Church, he previously served as an elementary school teacher and school counselor as well as program director of Amigo Centre, Sturgis, MI. While studying at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Brian served as interim campus pastor at Goshen (IN) College. He is an experienced worship and music leader, enjoys leading and participating in retreats, thrives in chaplaincy related roles, gets a kick out of contra dancing, loves the out-of-doors, hiking in beautiful natural settings, gardening and almost anything to do with water.

Suzanne Hostetler
Program Assistant

Suzy Hostetler began as the Campus Ministry Program Assistant in August 2009. A native of Telford, Pennsylvania, she is a graduate of Bluffton University. She majored in Youth Ministry / Recreation with a minor in music. Prior to working at EMU, she worked as a part-time Youth Pastor at Bethel Mennonite Church in West Liberty, Ohio for 5 years.

Lana Miller
Undergraduate Campus Pastor

Lana Miller recently began as Undergraduate Campus Pastor at Eastern Mennonite University in August 2013. She was raised Mennonite and continues to worship with a congregation that is part of Mennonite Church USA. She began her career in the field of education as a high school biology and chemistry teacher and since then has been a youth pastor, curriculum writer, teacher in spiritual formation and youth ministry, convention planner for Mennonite Church USA, and regional representative for Mennonite Central Committee in Southeast Asia. Her journey has led her to encounter many experiences, people and places, but her heart remains in Christian spiritual formation, being a nurturing pastoral presence for those discerning how to embody their faith.

M.Div., Eastern Mennonite Seminary
B.A. in Biology and Chemistry, Secondary Education from Goshen College

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