Bruce Ashland

Bruce has volunteered with Young Life since October of 2008.
Bruce works as a Certified Public Accountant and is married to Polly. They have three children Kyle, Luke and Laura. Kyle has also volunteered as a leader and Laura recently completed a work crew assignment. Bruce loves BLITZ, of which he is undefeated in singles with other Young Life leaders, although they claim he has numerous and varied irregularities in his play...tsk,tsk Bruce.
His other interests include sports, crocheting, kittys, fun and world peace.

Brooke Foley

Brooke joined Young Life as a volunteer leader inthe fall of 2011. She grew up in Iowa and met Devin Foley, our Wyldlife Associate Area Director during college. Brooke works at Rapid City Regional Hospital as a phyiscal therapist and they are expecting their first baby in April of 2014. 

Stephanie Messinger

Stephanie was born in Rapid City, South Dakota. Raised in a Christian home by her parents Dave and Teresa Martin, Stephanie and her two siblings had the priviledge of knowing Jesus Christ. At age 15 she accepted Christ.
Stephanie graduated from Stevens High School in June of 1997. That fall we attended SDSU where met her future husband, Trask.  Stephanie finished her college career at Black Hills State University, graduating in 2002 with a BS in Wellness Management.
Trask and Stephanie married June 29, 2002.  Stephanie embraced cooking/baking for her husband and it is still a passion of hers today! She cherishes her relationship with the Lord and with her husband. She also enjoys Bible study, camping, and traveling.
Stephanie has been teaching at Friend-Ship preschool for nine years now and loves ministering to her toddlers! Though Trask and Stephanie have no kids of their own, they have two Siberian Huskies they adore and nine nieces and nephews that they love spending time with!
She is excited how God is using her in Young Life! She cherishes opportunities to tell kids about Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith!

Amelia Rose

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 Amelia knows all about life in Rapid City. She grew up in this great place and now enjoys all the splendors it has to offer. Her list of “Best ways to spend a day” includes just about anything outside (hiking, mountain biking, camping, skiing…), reading, watching movies, and more girly things like shopping and getting coffee (one can never get enough coffee)!
Amelia spends her days grade school and has recently made the change from 1st grade to 4th grade. She loves her job but also enjoys spending time with older students at Young Life.


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