Katie Matsumoto

Student Ministry Director at The Underground

Katie Matsumoto is a passionate follower of Jesus Christ, and an enthusiastic cheerleader of students seeking to empower the next generation to have a Kingdom impact on the world around them. She has the best job ever — loving and leading students at the church she grew up at, West Valley Christian Church in the San Fernando Valley, north of Los Angeles. Katie is a creative mind, an empathetic heart, and a lifelong learner who looks for the lovely in life, favors colored pens, and will always stop for coffee. She met Jesus as a seven-year-old, recommitted her life at seventeen, and has been on this life adventure with Him ever since!

5 Ways to Help Small Group Leaders Have Better Conversations About Racial Injustice

If you’re reading this blog post, then you already know the importance of small groups. And you already know that the best place for these conversations to happen is within… Read More
Episode 60

RYM 060: Coaching SGLs To Show Up Randomly In Students’ Lives

Showing up for students outside of youth group can seem like an overwhelming task for your Small Group Leaders. But the truth is, when we show up in students lives… Read More