Focus Ministries

InterVarsity's Focus Ministries are strategically concentrating on making Jesus known among specific affinity groups on campus. InterVarsity staff can learn more about how these contextualized ministries can help to Reaching the Corners of campus through highly specialized resources for chapter growth.

Joe Ho is the Vice President leading Focus Ministries. Meet the leadership team and explore how you can partner with them.

National Director, InterVarsity Arts Ministry

Henry has served with InterVarsity since 1991. He has an impressive record of planting new ministries, directing innovative conferences and coaching staff in establishing new ministries. Henry has served as a campus staff member, area director, and in various regional roles. Henry is married to Úna Lucey-Lee who also works for InterVarsity. He is a visual artist who expresses himself mostly in painting and drawing. Henry also enjoys cooking and hosting dinner gatherings.

National Director, Athletes InterVarsity

Maghan’s mixed experiences as a college athlete inspired her passion to see Jesus transform athletes and athletic departments through the ministry of Athletes InterVarsity. She was a member of the women’s hockey national championship team at the University of Minnesota Duluth and played collegiate hockey and lacrosse for the University of New Hampshire. Maghan helped to plant and lead the athletes ministry in New England, which then spread across the country. She lives with her husband, Orlando Perez, and twin boys, Xavier and Ezekiel, in Philadelphia, PA.

National Director, Greek Ministry

Brian has held a number of roles within InterVarsity since graduating from the University of Illinois where he and his wife, Lauren, also served as campus staff members. They relocated to the Blue Ridge to serve as Co-Regional Coordinators and also lead Greek Ministry for the South Central Cluster. Brian loves providing leadership for the Greek Conferences and enjoyed leading Global Projects to Tajikistan and Romania. An information junkie, Brian loves learning about business, sports, and leadership. Brian and Lauren have two daughters and live in Raleigh, NC.

National Director, International Student Ministries

Marc’s vision is to plant and build ISM and ISM-friendly undergrad and grad chapters where international students become vocationally adept and culturally savvy Christian leaders in the marketplace who can return to their countries and reshape their nations to believe and obey Jesus Christ. Marc and his wife Pam have three married adult children and live in South Euclid, Ohio.

National Director, Nurses Christian Fellowship

With more than 30 years of nursing experience, Kathy became the national director of Nurses Christian Fellowship in 2016. She served for 12 years as the editor of InterVarsity's Journal of Christian Nursing and is currently the JCN Editor-in-Chief. Kathy is married with three adult children and lives in Wichita, Kansas. She loves weekly Bible study, playing the piano and assisting with worship at her church.