Having heard of AYM while attending Milligan College, Curtis moved out here in 2017. He served as an intern for a year, and once his internship was done he accepted the position of youth pastor with White Mountain Apache Christian Church. Curtis was able to connect to many of the students in the community while he taught for the Whiteriver Unified School District for 6 years. He and his wife Jordan, who he met on a mission trip in Whiteriver, enjoy serving the Apache people in the ways God has equipped them. Curtis transitioned from being a full time teacher to the role of Executive Director of AYM in 2023.
Caleb & Ciera Brock
Caleb and his wife raised their financial support to be full-time staff with Apache Youth Ministries. Moving to the White Mountains in the fall of 2019, Caleb leads in our young men's discipleship efforts, assists in Kennel operations, and creates promotional videography. His wife, Ciera, enjoys loving on the students through her talents in the kitchen. And, yes, Caleb is the sibling of Josh and Danielle. If you would like to financially partner with Caleb and Ciera, click their picture to find out how.
Nick started attending the Kennel and Unleashed program when he was in jr. high. He continued to be involved throughout his time in high school After high school graduation, Nick attended Indian Bible College and was part of the On Eagles Wings Summer of Hope multiple years. Through these two programs Nick grew in confidence to lead members of his community to Christ. Today he preaches once a month at WMACC, is actively involved in their men's ministry, and serves with AYM 3 days a week.
PART-TIME/ON LOAN STAFF
Brice first served with AYM as a summer intern before embarking on a two-year missions trip to Peru through International Messengers. Brice continues to work under and raise financial support through International Messengers. Currently, he serves as an intern at the Kennel. He does anything from drop offs to helping students acquire their drivers' license. If you would like to partner financially with Brice, click his picture to do so!
While attending the University of Arizona, God began calling Josh into full-time ministry through the campus ministry The Navigators. After attending Bodenseehof Bible School in Germany, Josh actively sought where God might have him work. Stepping through an open door, Josh served in Native America, first in British Columbia, Canada and then in New Mexico on the Navajo Reservation. Following six months with his brother’s church plant in New Mexico, Josh accepted a position with AYM. Since 2016, Josh has served with AYM. He met his wife, Annah, in 2019 in Pinetop, AZ when Annah visited the reservation from Kansas City, KS with her church. They married in October of 2020 and AYM is blessed by how they serve the Apache people.