Rev. Nate Landis is President and founder of Urban Youth Collaborative. His passion is to share how Jesus brings hope, healing, and purpose into hurting lives. He is an ordained minister and evangelist in the Presbyterian Church (USA) who speaks often at churches, schools, and conferences. In 2006, he made the smartest decision of his life and married his best friend, Angela. They have three fun loving and adorable kids: Russell, Rocco, and Allegra.
-B.A. Eastern University, Sociology and Youth Ministry
My name is James Wiley, Jr. I am 31 years old and have been married to my wife Danielle for 7 years. We have been blessed with two wonderful boys, J’sean and Jyair. After volunteering for UYC for 5 years, I became the SE San Diego Director in January of 2013. I am a part-time student at Southern California Seminary, majoring in Biblical Studies and have a huge heart for the youth of the inner-city. Our family attends City of Hope International Church.
Dan is the Youth Pastor at San Diego Bible Church in Mira Mesa/ Scripps Ranch. He has
been involved in youth ministry for over seven years and his passion is to lead others
to Christ by sharing the love and hope we have in Jesus Christ with others. Through
discipleship and various speaking engagements he aims to help equip students to
live completely sold out for Jesus Christ on their campuses, homes, community, and
churches. He hopes to help bridge the gap between broken homes and families, and
reconnect them with a relationship with Jesus Christ.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration
with a focus in Human Behavior and Development from
University of Phoenix
- Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a focus
in Human Resources in progress at University of Phoenix
Carlos Nicasio has been a youth pastor for 10 years and has worked as a mentor,
leader, and coach with many inner city student ministries. His mission in life
is to share his faith and dreams with the marginalized in our communities
and inspire success. Carlos has an incredible passion for this generation and
is committed to develop student leaders in schools, churches, ministries, and
wherever God sends him.
-Fuller Youth Institute at Fuller Seminary, Certificate in progress
is an intern with Urban Youth Collaborative. His constant desire
is to know nothing except Jesus Christ and him crucified (1 Cor. 2:2) and to
present how the blessings that God offers in the gospel can make impactful
differences in the lives of all people. During his Junior and Senior year at Morse
High School, he served as President of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Bible Club. He currently leads the College & Career Ministry at the International Church of Praise as the Youth Leader. He is also a
Biblical Studies major with an emphasis in Pastoral
Ministry at San Diego Christian College.
Box 124708, San Diego, CA 92112. 619.768.0278, email@example.com