Jonah Heiser is a 3rd year M.Div. student at Yale Divinity School, and he has been involved with the Youth Ministry Institute since his first year here. Jonah grew up in Illinois, and he attended Middlebury College for his undergraduate degree. He has worked with multiple middle school and high school youth groups, and he is currently working as a part time teacher of 5th and 6th grade religion at St. Martin de Porre’s Academy in New Haven. Jonah has a passion for studying theology, loves exploring religion with young people, and hopes to go into chaplaincy work after graduation.