Erica Young Reitz

Erica Young Reitz serves as the director of campus ministry at a Calvary Church, reaching out to students at Penn State University in partnership with the CCO. Whether in the context of the local church or on campus, Erica helps students connect faith with real life. She, along with a team of church members, leads Faith for Thought, an annual conference where people come together to explore connections between Christian faith and everyday life. She also serves graduating seniors with Senior EXIT, a one-year experience that helps prepare them for the transition from college to life after college.

Erica has a B.A. in English from Messiah College and an M.A. in Higher Education from Geneva College, with a graduate research focus on the Senior Year Transition. Erica is married to Craig, a graphic designer and free-lance artist. They live in Millheim, Pennsylvania with their adopted pit bull mix, Waldo.