Who We Are
Curt began his career as youth pastor and for 15 years, he felt called to focus efforts on vulnerable communities. Curt founded Lake Avenue Community Foundation’s (LACF) mentoring program in 2002, and now serves as Associate Director of Stars where he leads the team that oversees all programs. Curt also serves in the mentor program as a mentor coach and mentor. Curt has moonlighted in writing, consulting, speaking, and brainstorming for various organizations including the Fuller Youth Institute, Word Action, Youth Specialties, Urban Youth Workers Institute, Christian Community Development Association, DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative and a school-based mentoring program in Monrovia and Duarte. If Curt is not at work, you will probably find him building something in his wood shop. Curt studied Outdoor Christian Ministries and Youth Ministry at Rockmont College in Lakewood, Colorado. He and his wife Kathy, (a Realtor) have resided in Sierra Madre, Pasadena and now Altadena since 1989.