2016 Real Life Retreat College and Career (Twenty-Something)
June 10-11, 2016
SPEAKER: Josh Beers
Josh began serving at Lancaster Bible College in 2006. He now serves as the Senior Vice President of Student Experience which includes oversight of athletics, student life, spiritual formation, alumni, financial aid, and admissions of both traditional undergraduate and adult education studies. Josh has led his team of departments through significant growth and transitions at LBC in the last 10 years, including acquisitions of other institutions, teach-out opportunities, and implementing new programs and systems such as a GAP year experience. At the core of these changes and growth has been his unrelenting passion for students and the next step in their relationship with God.
Josh is a frequent speaker to both youth and college age students, and his 20 years as a coach serves him well in motivating students to pursue Christ. Using sports as a platform to share Christ, Josh has had the privilege to lead multiple sport mission trips to Mexico, West Indies, and Scotland. He currently serves as the Chaplain for the Lancaster Barnstormers. In addition, he has spent the last twentyone years investing his life in youth and college young adults in both church and educational settings.
Josh resides in Lancaster, Pa. with his wife, Anna, and their 4 children; Breanna, Mikayla, Moses, and Zofia.