Catherine (Katie) Skurja
Catherine (Katie) Skurja runs a private practice in North Plains, Oregon. She has a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from George Fox University, a Certificate of Spiritual Formation from George Fox Evangelical Seminary as well as a Masters of Spiritual Direction from Portland Seminary. Her undergraduate work was in elementary and special education from Northern Arizona University. She taught elementary school for nine years, most recently on Sauvie Island just outside of Portland, Oregon. Katie has been married to Jim for 32 years and has two grown sons.
The questions and obstacles Katie faced early in her personal faith journey left her passionate to help people find real hope and freedom that truly transform their day-to-day lives. She has dedicated her teaching and ministry career to this pursuit. In addition to Imago Dei Ministries, Katie is a certified Spiritual Director in the Spiritual Formation department at George Fox Evangelical Seminary and an ordained pastor at Rock Creek Church.