Robert Kirby, Executive Director & Campus Pastor

Rob comes to United Campus Ministry from United Campus Ministry at Montana State University Billings.  He has previously served as Assistant Director of the Wesley Foundation at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.   Rob brings over 14 years experience in campus ministry at the local and national levels as well as a keen interest in social justice, interfaith work, international ministries and service trips. Rob enjoys woodworking, skiing, hiking, camping and mountain biking. Rob, his wife Darcie, and their twins, Kat and Nell live in Corvallis. Their eldest son Chet lives in Montana.

Rob can be reached via e-mail at

Laurie Lewis, Office Manager

Laurie joins WestM with a background in International Education.  She has worked with students and faculty in non-profit organizations across the United States, including over 20 years at Oregon State University.  She is excited to be part of this inclusive and multi-denominational ministry and is looking forward to help broaden its impact.  Laurie enjoys exploring new cultures, volunteering in the community, watching basketball (go Beavs!), gardening, and attending musical and theater events.  She and her husband, Bob, have two college-age sons and feel fortunate to call Corvallis home.

Laurie can be reached via e-mail at