Dr. Dave Rahn
Senior Vice-President, Chief Ministry Officer for Youth for Christ USA
Director, Huntington University Graduate Program in Youth Ministry Leadership.
Dave Rahn is a youth ministry researcher, author, futurist and missional leadership strategist. After beginning his ministry with Fort Wayne Area YFC in 1972, he joined the faculty of Huntington University in 1985 and served there full-time for 22 years before rejoining the mission of Youth for Christ/USA in 2007. In his current capacity he leverages his influence through the Symmetry Series™, a mixed method tribe-building strategy attempting to bridge the gaps for kids in crisis. His passion is to invigorate Jesus’ Church with kids who have a story to tell.
A past president of the North American Professors of Christian Education, Dave is also a founding member of the Association of Youth Ministry Educators. He and his wife of nearly 38 years, Susie, live in Middlebury, Indiana and enjoy being near their two grandchildren.