Meet the CSC Staff

Barry Reed- Director of Ministries

Barry joined the staff of CSC in 2007 as the Men’s Minister after serving for 5 years at a new church in Downs, IL.One year later, he answered the call to become the Director of Ministry. Barry is an alum of WIU with a degree in Accountancy, and has a Master of Arts in Leadership from Lincoln Christian University. Barry was a student member of CSC for 3 years, where he became a Christian during his first semester of involvement at CSC. He also met his wife, Christi, during his college years at CSC.

email: barry@wiucsc.org


Avery LeJeune- Intercultural Minister

Avery joined the CSC staff in May of 2016. His responsibilities include overseeing the residential program, maintenance of the building and grounds, intercultural ministries, and preaching and teaching. Avery graduated from WIU in 2013 with a degree in Philosophy and Religious Studies. One month after graduation Avery married his long-time fiancé, Sarah Ziegler.  Sarah is also an alum of WIU with a degree in the field of Agricultural Business. Both were student members of the ministry while at WIU.

email: avery@wiucsc.org


Christi Reed- Women’s Minister

Christi was brought on staff to serve as the Women’s Minister for the 2016-2017 school year. She has worked at WIU and volunteered at CSC since Barry first came on staff in 2007. Christi graduated from  Illinois State University with a degree in Family & Consumer Sciences – Family Relationships, and her Master’s degree from WIU in College Student Personnel. Barry and Christi have three sons: Gavin (9), Cooper (6) and Tucker (2).

email: christi@wiucsc.org


Amy Grimberg- Worship Minister

Amy joined the CSC staff in August of 2016. She oversees the music worship teams and other logistics for the weekly Sunday Celebration services and Wednesday night Bible studies.  Amy graduated WIU in 2011 with an RPTA degree. She and her husband, Nick, are both alumni of CSC. Nick is back at WIU working towards his master’s degree in music performance.

email: amy@wiucsc.org