Kayla Greiner

Director of Youth Ministry
Ames Catholic Youth Ministry
515-232-3514 (St. Cecilia)


Kayla Greiner returns to St. Thomas Aquinas as the Director of Youth Ministry. She serves to help our teens form and deepened their relationship with Christ. She grew up a small hog farm in southwest Iowa, came to Iowa State  and graduated in May 2014 with a degree in Agricultural Communications. She moved to Minnesota in 2016 to take a job as Coordinator of Faith & Youth Ministry for two and half years. While in Minnesota, she started graduate school and is continuing to earn her Masters of Arts in Ministry from the School of Theology at St. John's University in Collegeville, MN, hoping to graduate in May 2020. In her free time, she likes to explore Ames, go antique shopping, and hang out with friends & near by family. You will often find her talking about her three nephews and one niece.