June 1, 2020

Bethany Campbell is a graduate student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign studying European Union Studies. She is originally from Wenona, Illinois—a very small town where her father is a pastor. In 2015, she graduated from Saint Louis University (SLU) with a Bachelor’s degree in political science, international studies, and Russian studies. During her time at SLU, she served a year as the vice president of SLU Students for Life. From 2015 to 2016, she was a Free to be Faithful Young Adult Ambassador for the LCMS, which involved writing and speaking out on religious liberty, marriage and life issues. She currently works for LCMS U (the LCMS campus ministry organization) as the Chapter and Network Developer. She attends University Lutheran Church, the LCMS campus ministry at the University of Illinois, and she loves volunteering at Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center in Champaign. Bethany is married to  Gunnar Campbell.