Student Leaders

Peter Gembrowski is from Saginaw, MI and went to high school at Nouvel Catholic Central. He is President of the JP2 Student Organization, and  our Chief of Servers.  He now is a Senior at SVSU studying in Mechanical Engineering and is also involved in other campus groups such as Cardinals for Life and The Wolohan Foundation. In addition to on campus groups he is active in diocesan events such as the YES program and serving Mass at St. John Paul II Parish  in Carrollton. Reading and traveling are his favorite pastimes.


Kaitlyn Schmitz is the Vice President of the JP2 Student Organization. She is a third year Social Work student with a Youth Services minor, and is from Fowler, Michigan. Along with JP2, she is also part of ENCORE at SVSU and is also the secretary for that group. In her spare time, Kaitlyn likes to be with with her friends, family, and her dog, Stanley. She also enjoys other activities such as cooking, and photography.


Monica LeDuc is a third year Exercise Science student from Fenton, Michigan. She is on the varsity track and field team at SVSU where she competes in the heptathlon. Along with being the Treasurer of JP2, she is the executive coordinator for the Student Athlete Advisory Committee and is a part of Athletes in Action. When she is not running, in class, or working as a lifeguard on campus, she enjoys being outside, doing the New York Times crossword puzzles, and exploring Saginaw with friends.


Rachel Daley is the Secretary of JP2. She is a second year Occupational Therapy student from Sterling Heights. Rachel is also involved in Encore and spends her summers as an Orientation Leader for incoming freshmen. She frequently sings at our liturgies. In her limited free time, she likes to watch movies, read, and paint.




Nicole Rhein is a sophomore at SVSU studying Mathematics for Secondary Education. She is our Chief of Hospitality. Her hometown is Richmond, Michigan and she grew up on a farm. Nicole enjoys bonfires, Mexican food, and watching movies. She especially loves spending time with friends and family.




Josh High is a senior at SVSU majoring in Accounting. He is our Chief of Sacristans.  Josh became a Catholic two years ago when he sought out this ministry on campus after he was introduced to faith in the U.S. Army. He took “Michael”as his confirmation name.  In his spare time Josh can be found working out at the Ryder Center.


Blake Clements is a senior at SVSU from Lapeer, MI. She is majoring in Exercise Science with the goal of  becoming a massage therapist for athletes. She currently serves JP2 as the Chief of Small Groups. When she is not leading Bible studies, or in class she enjoys volleyball, and tennis. Previously she has served as the JP2 president



Aleece Rambow is a senior SVSU and majoring in Medical Laboratory Sciences. Aleece is our Chief of Readers. She grew up in Saginaw. When she’s not studying, Aleece really enjoys reading, hanging with friends and family, and writing.



Kurt Dicksen has been our Director of Music since 2013. He is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree in music at SVSU while also serving as the Director of Music at Prince of Peace Parish in Linwood, MI. When not at his parish, or on campus Kurt can be found spending time with his Bay City Family.