Chico / Butte County Young Life

Does it matter?

4 out of 5

Young Life participants

consider Young Life and it's leaders to be a significant influence on their faith.


of volunteer leaders and staff with

Young Life would overwhelmingly recommend their leadership experience to a friend.

Joe Grap

Area Director

Joe and his wife Tiana are expecting their first baby this December! ​ He loves burritos and most anything to do with sports. ​ Joe has a quiet confidence and a kind demeanor that sets the tone for the area as a whole as he oversees over 25+ volunteers.

Kevin Reid

Young Life College Director

Kevin and his wife Lauren met at Young Life camp in 2008 and have two kids, Maple and Winn. Kevin has a passion for music, cooking and for helping college students see Jesus in a fresh way.

AmyBeth Ahl-Wright

Young Lives Coordinator

AmyBeth has lived all over Butte County and runs our teen mom program. ​ She has a social work background and most recently worked for Chico Housing Action Team.

Nate Rettinger

Chico Wyldlife Team Leader

Nate recently graduated from Chico State and works at the Grateful Bean coffee shop! ​ He is from Folsom and has been involved with Young Life since he was a junior high student!

Trevor Adams

Paradise Wyldlife Team Leader

Trevor grew up in Chico and graduated from Chico High. ​ He goes to school at Chico State and you can catch him on stage doing local theater! ​ He has been leading Wyldlife in Paradise for over three years!


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