Creators and Guests

Jon Steele
Host
Jon Steele
Jon Steele, a 2011 InterVarsity alumnus from Minnesota State Mankato, lives in Mankato, MN with his wife Kaitlynn and their two daughters. He’s been on staff with InterVarsity since 2012 and has been hosting After IV since its debut in 2020. He is also the producer and primary editor for the podcast. Jon enjoys gaming, reading, and leading worship at his church.
Appears in 126 episodes
Steve Baty
Host
Steve Baty
Steve is a Minnesota State Mankato alumnus and works with InterVarsity as an Area Ministry Director in Southern Minnesota. In addition to being a guest host on After IV, his greatest claim to fame is being best friends with Jon Steele
Appears in 3 episodes
Alex Chang
Guest
Alex Chang
Alex is a Knox College alumnus and a doctor from San Francisco. Alex and Jon connected at Urbana 22!
Appears in 2 episodes
Alice Fryling
Guest
Alice Fryling
Alice is a University of Maryland alumna and Author of Aging Faithfully: The Holy Invitation of Growing Older.
Appears in 3 episodes
Anna Lee-Winans
Guest
Anna Lee-Winans
Anna Lee-Winans is an NYU alumna, a Director of Strategic Initiatives with InterVarsity, and was the Urbana 22 Emcee.
Appears in 2 episodes
Anson Koch
Guest
Anson Koch
Anson is a Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute alumnus and rocket scientist for NASA (no big deal).
Appears in 2 episodes
April Peters
Guest
April Peters
April is the founder of Landing on Purpose: helping you live a mission-focused life while delivering a mission-centered message.
Appears in 1 episode
Betsy Bourne
Guest
Betsy Bourne
Betsy is a Purdue University alumna who lives in Orlando and works for the Walt Disney Resort.
Appears in 2 episodes
Bette Lynn Dickinson
Guest
Bette Lynn Dickinson
Bette Dickinson is a Western Michigan University alumna and author of Making Room in Advent: 25 Devotionals for a Season of Wonder.
Appears in 3 episodes
Breanna Owen
Guest
Breanna Owen
Breanna is the Director of Marketing and Sales for Beza Threads, an organization empowering survivors of human trafficking through the sale of handcrafted leather goods.
Appears in 2 episodes
Bridget Gee
Guest
Bridget Gee
Bridget Gee is the spiritual formation coordinator for InterVarsity's Study Abroad programs, where she directs European pilgrimages for students, staff, and partners to experience contemplative and historic followings of Jesus. She is the host of Soladarity: The Singleness Podcast and lives in Tucson, Arizona.
Appears in 3 episodes
Chioma Chukwu-Smith
Guest
Chioma Chukwu-Smith
Chioma is an alumna from SUNY-Geneseo and works as a Judicial Law Clerk in St. Louis, MO.
Appears in 4 episodes
Claire Lin
Guest
Claire Lin
Claire Lin graduated from the University of Michigan in 2021, and is working as an engineer in the Bay Area. She enjoys learning about different cultures through spending time with people, visiting various places, and going on culinary adventures!
Appears in 2 episodes
Claire Lin
Editor
Claire Lin
Claire Lin graduated from the University of Michigan in 2021, and is working as an engineer in the Bay Area. She enjoys learning about different cultures through spending time with people, visiting various places, and going on culinary adventures!
Appears in 3 episodes
Corryn Sams
Guest
Corryn Sams
Corryn is a '22 South Dakota School of Mines Alumna
Appears in 2 episodes
Dr. Barry Ries
Guest
Dr. Barry Ries
Dr. Ries is a clinical psychologist with a full career of experience in anxiety research, therapy, and education.
Appears in 1 episode
Dr. Bryan Loritts
Guest
Dr. Bryan Loritts
Dr. Bryan Loritts is the president and founder of the Kainos Movement, teaching pastor at The Summit Church, and the author of several books including The Dad Difference and Enduring Friendship: Sticking Together in an Age of Unfriending
Appears in 1 episode
Dr. Emily Hill
Guest
Dr. Emily Hill
Theologian researching economics, surveillance & social justice. Author of Marketing & Christian Proclamation in Theological Perspective. On staff with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship's Theological Foundations Department. Co-host of Theology & podcast.
Appears in 2 episodes
Drew Jackson
Guest
Drew Jackson
Drew is a University of Chicago alumnus, pastor, poet, and author of God Speaks Through Wombs and Touch the Earth.
Appears in 3 episodes
Dr. Jeff Liou
Guest
Dr. Jeff Liou
Dr. Jeff Liou is a theologian, the National Director of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship's Theological Foundations Department, and co-host of the Theology & podcast.
Appears in 2 episodes
Dr. Louis Tay
Guest
Dr. Louis Tay
Dr. Louis Tay is a professor in Purdue University's Department of Psychological Sciences and an expert in the field of Well-Being and Optimal Functioning.
Appears in 2 episodes
Dr. Onorio Chaparro
Guest
Dr. Onorio Chaparro
Dr. Onorio Chaparro is a Hunter College alumnus and long-time pastor with the Christian Cultural Center.
Appears in 2 episodes
Emily Francis
Guest
Emily Francis
Emily is an Assistant Regional Director with InterVarsity in Virginia with a passion for helping alumni transition well to life after graduation.
Appears in 1 episode
Esther Den Herder
Guest
Esther Den Herder
Esther is an alumna from University of Minnesota Duluth and works in the medical field as a Physician Assistant.
Appears in 2 episodes
Eunice Diabe
Guest
Eunice Diabe
Eunice is a University of Minnesota Duluth alumna and the VERY FIRST guest on After IV!
Appears in 3 episodes
Halley Weinberger
Guest
Halley Weinberger
Halley is a Minnesota State Mankato Alumna entering grad school for Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
Appears in 1 episode
Guest
"Harvest"
"Harvest" is an Augustana College alum who does full-time missions work over seas. Her identity is hidden on our episodes for her protection and the protection of her coworkers and community.
Appears in 5 episodes
Hon Eng
Guest
Hon Eng
Hon is veteran InterVarsity staff at Columbia University with more than two decades of experience working in Grad and Faculty Ministry (GFM).
Appears in 2 episodes
Imer Santiago
Guest
Imer Santiago
Imer is our Urbana 22 Worship Director!
Appears in 2 episodes
Jamie Ladipo
Guest
Jamie Ladipo
Jamie is the Associate National Director of Evangelism for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship
Appears in 1 episode
Jason Gaboury
Guest
Jason Gaboury
Jason Gaboury serves as Director of Alumni Relations with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and is a member of the Anglican Order of Preachers, a religious community committed to prayer, community, study, and preaching.
Appears in 7 episodes
Jay Kim
Guest
Jay Kim
Jay Kim is the lead pastor of Westgate Church in Silicon Valley and the author of the IVP titles Analog Christian and Analog Church.
Appears in 2 episodes
Jeremy McGhee
Guest
Jeremy McGhee
Jeremy is a 2012 Youngstown State University Alumnus who works in the world of higher education at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN
Appears in 1 episode
Joe Thackwell
Guest
Joe Thackwell
Joe is a veteran InterVarsity staff and InterVarsity's National Director of High School Transition
Appears in 2 episodes
Josiah Carter
Guest
Josiah Carter
Josiah is a Drake University alumnus and the Founder of Beza Threads, an organization empowering survivors of human trafficking through the sale of handcrafted leather goods.
Appears in 2 episodes
Kaitlynn Steele
Guest
Kaitlynn Steele
Kaitlynn is an InterVarsity Alumna from Minnesota State - Mankato who works in the construction world as a certified HR professional. She's also married to your host, Jon Steele!
Appears in 2 episodes
Kate Hardwood
Guest
Kate Hardwood
Kate is a James Madison University alumna and an alumna of the Greensboro Fellows in North Carolina.
Appears in 2 episodes
Kathy Shiau
Guest
Kathy Shiau
Kathy is a University of Michigan alumna and now works with InterVarsity as an Interim Ministry Associate.
Appears in 2 episodes
Katie Schnack
Guest
Katie Schnack
Katie Schnack is the author of The Gap Decade: When You're Technically an Adult But Really Don't Feel Like it Yet. She lives on a hobby farm in Florida with her family and loves The Office.
Appears in 1 episode
Kat Roffina
Guest
Kat Roffina
Kat is a 2016 Rider University alumna and current campus staff at Rider. She also has experience volunteering with Access InterVarsity.
Appears in 1 episode
Laura Jans
Guest
Laura Jans
Laura Jans is a Minnesota State Mankato alumna and a CPA living in Mankato, MN.
Appears in 1 episode
Linda Lopez
Guest
Linda Lopez
Linda is an Iowa Centra Community College Alumna who also volunteers on campus with InterVarsity!
Appears in 2 episodes
Mark Heimann
Guest
Mark Heimann
Mark Heimann is a Washington University in St Louis/University of Michigan alumnus. Mark is a computer scientist by day and a competitive powerlifter/international chess master in his free time.
Appears in 1 episode
Mike & Annie Zientara
Guest
Mike & Annie Zientara
Mike and Annie Zientara are alumni from U of I Urbana-Champaign and Purdue University and both work with InterVarsity Alumni Team.
Appears in 2 episodes
Nicole Carline
Guest
Nicole Carline
Nicole is a West Virginia University Alumna who now works as the Assistant Area Director for InterVarsity in West Virginia.
Appears in 2 episodes
Nolan Groninger
Guest
Nolan Groninger
Nolan Groninger is a Greek InterVarsity alumnus from Purdue University.
Appears in 3 episodes
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Guest
Rocco Cammarere
Rocco is a Clarkson University Alumnus. He is an engineer, a drummer, and a soccer lover!
Appears in 1 episode
Ross Haymond
Guest
Ross Haymond
Ross is a Purdue University alumnus and is serving as our Urbana 22 Alumni Manuscript Leader.
Appears in 1 episode
Sam & Ashlin Hodgson
Guest
Sam & Ashlin Hodgson
Ashlin & Sam are InterVarsity Alumni from Minnesota State Mankato!
Appears in 1 episode
Sarah Craig
Guest
Sarah Craig
Sarah is a 2014 UNC Wilmington alumna who works at Reformed Theological Seminary Atlanta.
Appears in 1 episode
Scott Schimmel
Guest
Scott Schimmel
Scott Schimmel is a former InterVarsity staff and head of The YouSchool, an organization committed to helping students build a meaningful life.
Appears in 1 episode
Seth Freeman
Guest
Seth Freeman
Seth Freeman is an expert in the fields of Negotiation and Conflict Management. He is also a professor at Columbia University and at NYU Stern.
Appears in 2 episodes
Stephen Albi
Editor
Stephen Albi
Stephen, his wife Ashley (a fellow IV'er), and their two daughters live in Central Illinois. Stephen is a pastor, avid rugby fan, and has his own line of homemade hot sauces!
Appears in 11 episodes
Steven Argue, PhD
Guest
Steven Argue, PhD
Steven Argue, PhD (Michigan State University) is the Applied Research Strategist for the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI) and Associate Professor of Youth, Family, and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. Steve researches, speaks, and writes on adolescent and emerging adult spirituality.
Appears in 1 episode
Tatiana Ordoñez
Guest
Tatiana Ordoñez
Maryland Institute College of Art alumna and Owner of Zuahaza: Columbian-made home textiles
Appears in 1 episode
Tom Lin
Guest
Tom Lin
Tom Lin is A Harvard College alumnus and the President of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship!
Appears in 2 episodes