Katie has been doing full-time youth ministry for the past 25 years at Saddleback Church in California. She is currently the Student Ministries Pastor at the Lake Forest campus. She is the author of “The Skinny on Discipleship” and a contributor to the Download Youth Ministry podcast. She has a passion for teenagers and a passion for equipping & encouraging youth workers and parents of teenagers. Katie lives in Southern California with her husband Ron and her 3 kids Abby, Ella & Cooper.