Who We Are

Nick Petrusha, Campus Director

Contact Nick at: nick@helenaxa.com

Haylee Petrusha

Contact Haylee at: haylee@helenaxa.com
Haylee and Nick both graduated from Carroll College in 2011. Haylee graduating in psychology and playing volleyball and Nick graduating in education and playing football. They have been the campus directors for 6 years. They felt God’s calling into campus ministry to change the university, marketplace and the world for Jesus. Haylee is passionate about using horses to help people in their relationship with God. Nick’s passion is helping boys become men of God. Haylee enjoys horses and a great movie, Nick enjoys hunting and fishing, Vera enjoys a good book and great food. and Daniel loves destroying sandcastles.

Tim and Brielle Pays

Tim graduated from Carroll College in December of 2017 and Brielle graduated in 2019. Both had life changing experiences playing college sports and encountering God through Chi Alpha. Now, they work to give students the opportunity to have those same experiences with God. In their free time, Tim likes anything competitive and Brielle loves getting thrift-scores and participating in all of the creative arts!

Kyle Pierce

Kyle is graduating from Carroll in December 2021 with a math education degree. Kyle has a heart for reaching the football team with the Gospel, and an extra semester of school and football this fall while also being on staff gives him a unique opportunity to make disciples. In his spare time Kyle loves reading, learning, and spending time with his wife, Autumn.

Lexi Guthrie

Lexi graduated from Carroll in 2021 with a chemistry and physics degree after being a small group leader and a part of the cheerleading team. The summer before her senior year as she was applying to doctorate programs, God called her into ministry with Chi Alpha. Lexi has a passion for empowering college students to live differently than the world and be bold in Christ. She is also passionate about all things Disney, coffee, and fellowship.

Discover our Core Values

These core values represent Chi Alpha Campus Ministries’ most deeply held beliefs. They serve to guide our decisions, our leadership practices, and our community life. All our organizational actions will reflect these core values.