Kim Schwaar

Operations Coordinator

Kim is grateful for how InterVarsity and Urbana are holistically invested in team members, truly caring about them as people beyond the work they do. She attended Urbana 12 in college and worked for Biola University's Missions Conference for two years. Kim also enjoys leading worship for children, high schoolers, and adults. She currently lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

Comfort Foods:

Barbecue Chicken Pizza

Favorite Music Genre:

“Indie Pop/Folk, Vocal Jazz, anything/everything by Relient K”

Favorite Verse:

“For no word from God will ever fail.” (Luke 1:37)

Favorite Bible Character:


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

Iceland, South Africa

Donut or scone? Coffee or tea?

“Maple donut with black coffee”

What’s on your bucket list?

“Inline skate marathon”

 When I think of college, I think of . . .

“donut runs & homework parties.”

Besides the Bible, what books/authors have influenced you the most?

“Shauna Niequist (embrace your life!), C.S. Lewis (embrace your faith!), J.K. Rowling (embrace your friendships!), Charles Duhigg (embrace your choices!)”

What are you reading right now?

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell