Craig Pohl as the director of New Evangelization for the Diocese of Lansing. Craig entered St. John Vianney Seminary in Minnesota to discern a priestly vocation. After graduating with a degree in philosophy and Catholic studies, he decided take a position as youth director in his home parish. There he developed an evangelization program for teens called the Ark.
He then taught theology and philosophy at Lansing Catholic High School for three years and afterward took a full-time position with Renewal Ministries, a Catholic mission organization dedicated to evangelization and renewal in the Church. He has extensive parish experience in youth ministry and evangelization. For the last three years, he served as regional evangelist for St. Mary Parish, Westphalia and Most Holy Trinity Parish, Fowler.
He holds a master’s degree in theology from Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit.