My Work and Volunteer Experience

Hi. I’m Deb Schroeder and I have been working with young people for over 20 years in both the workforce and in the church.

My experience working with front line youth workers:

  • training youth workers specifically in youth development
  • training youth workers in service learning
  • guiding and encouraging youth workers
  • supervising youth workers and programs
  • implementing programs led by youth workers

My experience working with youth ministry volunteers:

  • training and coaching youth volunteers
  • creating activities to encourage relationship building with young people
  • establishing volunteer recognition programs

My experience working directly with youth:

  • serving youth in crisis and in corrections
  • teaching lifeskills to youth
  • substitute teaching in our public school system
  • designing and instructing homeschool co-op classes
  • leading youth small groups
  • customizing youth ministry curriculum to fit current population of youth
  • leading service learning projects with youth