Chris Ashburn's Background

Chris grew was born in Nashville, TN and grew up in Chickamauga, GA.  While at a Young Life camp as a junior in high school Chris came to know Christ personally and has felt a strong calling to serve God and share his love specifically with high school students ever since.  While attending Georgia College and State University in Columbus, GA, Chris served as a Young Life leader and after graduation went on staff with Young Life.  In Columbus, which one of the flagship areas of Young Life in the Southeast region, he underwent extensive training and development to become and Area Director and answered the call to start Young Life in Tifton, GA.  In 3 years, he and Kelly who were newlyweds at the time built solid relationships with high and middle school students as well as volunteer leaders and adults which created a very successful launch of the ministry in Tifton.  This experience has given Chris experience and knowledge that is needed for a strong and healthy return.


Young Life Forsyth County | PO Box 2544 Cumming, GA 30028-6506

Phone: 770-687-8122

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