Meet the Staff

IMG_1119Jeff Highfield

Jeff Highfield leads Cru at Virginia Tech. He has worked with Cru for 16 years and has been at VT for 7 years. With his wife they have 5 wonderful children.  His favorite thing to do is to go on dates with his wife and have family nights.

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Bryan and Erin Worrall

Bryan graduated from Virginia Tech in ’09 and Erin is new to the Hokie family. She is a former Michigan State Spartan. They both spent time overseas after college and then got married in October 2010. They are excited to be at VT and to help students know Christ and grow in their relationships with God. Bryan loves playing sports and Hokie football and Erin enjoys cooking, crafts and quality girl time.



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Jerry and KatherineJerry and Katherine Riendeau

Jerry and Katherine graduated from Virginia Tech in 2009. Since graduating, Jerry has been serving on staff with Cru in Orlando Florida and Katherine has been working in finance in Washington, DC. Jerry and Katherine were married in the summer of 2013 and decided to return to Virginia Tech as campus staff with Cru. Jerry and Katherine are passionate about students coming to know Christ and being equipped to live out their faith after graduation through the local church. Both are avid Virginia Tech and DC area sports fans.


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Rebecca Lansford

Rebecca graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Political Science, and a concentration in History. She is very excited to be in Blacksburg for another year serving on campus and doing ministry with students. She loves spending time with her large, rambunctious family and her wonderful friends. Her passions include coffee, Brazilian culture, crafting and all movies Johnny Depp.

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