Mission Statement

The Diocese of Columbus Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry is appointed by the Bishop to empower strong Catholic leaders through the development of spiritual, pastoral, and intellectual skills for their ministry of forming young disciples in Christ Jesus.

Mike Hall

Director

email: mhall@cdeducation.org

phone: 614.241.2565 ex.1310

Mike Hall has been director of the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry in the Diocese of Columbus since June 2009. Before that, Mike served as the director of the Office of Youth, Young Adult, and Campus Ministry for 20+ years. Mike's first experience of Columbus was many years ago, when he came to complete his youth ministry certification from the Center for Youth Ministry Development (now the Center for Ministry Development). Mike also volunteers for the youth ministry program at St. Paul the Apostle, where his wife Linda Hall works as the youth minister. Mike and Linda have three daughters and two granddaughters, with a third grandchild on the way in July 2014.

Sean Robinson

Program Coordinator

email: srobinso@cdeducation.org

phone: 614.241.2565 ex.1311

Sean Robinson has been program coordinator for the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry in the Diocese of Columbus since June 2009. Before that, Sean served as ministry intern at the St. Thomas More Newman Center, assisting in youth ministry and college campus ministry. Sean has been working in youth ministry for 10+ years. Sean originally came to Columbus to complete his undergrad at OSU and continued to work toward an MA in Theology from ODU. Sean met his wife Cheryl Robinson working at the Newman Center, where she still works as Administrative Associate. Sean and Cheryl have a daughter, Eva, who was born May 2012 and a son, Walter, born March 2015.