Welcome our NEW Youth Director, Diana Kempenich!

Meet our new Director of Youth & Family Ministry, Diana Kempenich! 

Tell us where you are from? 


I am originally from Little Falls, MN. I graduated from Concordia College in 2017 and have been working in a shared position at Luther Crest Bible Camp and First Lutheran Church in Little Falls. I am also enrolled in the Master of Arts program at Luther Seminary for Children, Youth, and Family Ministry. 

What do you like to do in your free time? 

I love going to the YMCA, hot tubbing while reading books for school, cooking, and relaxing. 

What are you watching on Netflix?

The Black List, The Handmaids Tale, The Office 

What are you reading?

Books for school! 


What is your favorite thing to order at the DQ?

Chocolate Extreme Blizzard (but with chocolate ice cream) 

What are your favorite apps?

1010, Timehop, Taco Bell 

What are you excited about as you begin at Good Shepherd?

I’m looking forward to meeting new people and helping them find things they’re passionate about in the church. I’m excited to be back at Good Shepherd and getting to know you all! 

Please help us welcome Diana!

She will begin her ministry here on August 19th!