Meet the Recruiting Team

Becky Fuller

Recruiting Director

Becky brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and leadership to our recruiting team. She has worked 14 summers in the field in a variety of capacities in over 20 YouthWorks communities. Though the majority of Becky’s time at YouthWorks has consisted of recruiting and placing summer staff, she has also done community set up in Puerto Rico and the East Coast as well as many special projects for the organization. Becky loves experiencing the beauty and diversity of the Kingdom through YouthWorks partnerships with communities, staff and participants. Outside of work, Becky enjoys traveling and experiencing new cultures, spending time at the beach, enjoying a cup of coffee with friends and games at Wrigley Field cheering for the Chicago Cubs!

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Geoff Derks

Human Resources and Operations Manager

Geoff began his YouthWorks journey by working as a summer staff in Pine Ridge. He was hired on to the full-time staff after that summer in 2008. One of his favorite parts of his role at YouthWorks is working behind the scenes to enable YouthWorks and the staff live out its purpose & vision. Geoff is passionate about finding ways to explain payroll and benefits to employees in easy-to-understand ways utilizing HR technology. When Geoff is not working at YouthWorks, he enjoys comic books, watching movies and TV, traveling to new places, exploring new restaurants in the Twin Cities, going to concerts, volunteering at events and spending time with his family in Illinois.

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Rhonda Fellows

Recruiting Associate

After being an adult leader on YouthWorks trips in 2004 and 2005, Rhonda became a Site Director in 2006. She was a summer staff eight times before joining YouthWorks’ full-time staff in Minneapolis. Rhonda’s love for Jesus and passion for others to know him together with her youth ministry experience has led her to Recruiting. Outside of YouthWorks, Rhonda enjoys her role in community birth work as a doula in childbirth educator.

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Carlie Stach

Recruiting Associate

Carlie has worked in many roles on the YouthWorks summer staff including Area Director, Site Director, and Work Projects Coordinator through many YouthWorks locations around the US. The experience of serving in many capacities at YouthWorks has equipped her to be a great asset to our recruiting team. When Carlie is not working, she enjoys looking for a great spot to hammock, going to concerts, thrifting and trying new brunch places.

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Rebeca Santiago

Recruiting Associate

Rebeca worked on YouthWorks summer staff in many roles such as Area Director, Site Director, and Community Service Coordinator before being joining the full-time staff. She loves being a part of the connection that happens between adult leaders, their students and the communities they serve. Rebeca views this connection as a miracle that she has had the honor of being a part of on summer staff. Outside of work, Rebeca loves reading at the beach, listening to music and attending small live concerts.

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