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Katherine Johnson

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[I work with students] because it’s such an important time period in one’s life where you have a chance to grow so much.


Katherine Johnson
Sports Chaplain

Joined the staff:
February 2008

Originally from:
Denton, TX


What’s that one thing that led you to be a part of Spiritual Life?

My love for people and sports and the Lord opening the door and creating this position for me.

What is your favorite part of working at Baylor?

The people your around and also the amazing opportunity to call this a job…getting to be a part of college kids spiritual life.

What book or books are you reading right now?

Discerning the Voice of God, Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life, & Sacred Parenting

What book or books have most influenced your spiritual growth?

Courage and Calling, Sacred Marriage, & He’s Been Faithful

Why have you chosen to work specifically with students?

Because it’s such an important time period in one’s life where you have a chance to grow so much.

What is the best movie you’ve seen in the past year?

The Great Debaters or August Rush

What is your favorite movie of all time and why?

Hoosiers because it’s such an inspiring story

When you go to your coffee house of choice, what do you order?

Usually a hazelnut latte but I do enjoy many other drinks

Do you have a pet (s)? What are they and what are their names?

None…we’re just focusing on kids right now. ☺

What is under the topic “most played” on your ipod?

Sermons or Nicole Nordeman

What is favorite place to go in Waco?

Has to be Cameron Park to bike, hike or jog

What is the craziest or most-unique job you have ever had?

I was a newspaper girl back in the day when they let kids have the paper routes delivering the papers.

If you could go anywhere in the world right now, where would you go?

Somewhere cooler…The Caribbean where there is water or Canada