Mike is a native of State College, PA, and has spent the past 15 years in Chicago before recently returning to my hometown. For the past 8 years he has been helping to start Redeemer Anglican Parish, a network of seven congregations in Chicago, including outreaches to college campuses, nursing homes, Hispanic communities, and various Chicago neighborhoods. In addition to ministering, he is a string bass player, performing with Chicago and Austin based performers for the past 10 years. He holds a B.A. in Political Science and Economics from Northwestern University and a M.A. in Theology from Wheaton College, and is currently working on a PhD in Systematic Theology from Duquesne University.
A native of Minnesota, Allison Niebauer has lived in Chicago for the past 5 years, working with refugee communities through World Relief and in the educational field with Mawi Learning. She is currently entering a PhD program in Rhetoric at Penn State University, where she also teaches Public Speaking. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music and International Relations from Wheaton College.