Meet the Staff
Regina C. Wilson
Director of Campus Ministry
164 Regina Hall
Regina Wilson, Director, has been in church ministry for over 30 years in various capacities, from parish music director to hospital chaplain. She holds the Master of Music in music and worship from the University of Portland and a Master of Divinity from the University of Notre Dame. She is currently a DMin candidate at Catholic Theological Union. Since 2005 she has been a member of the Campus Ministry staff at Saint Mary's College. She is a member of Spiritual Directors International and is a Benedictine Oblate. She lives in South Bend with her husband and has two young adult daughters.
Assistant Director of Campus Ministry
162 Regina Hall
Liz Palmer serves as the Assistant Director of Campus Ministry as she works to develop student leaders and engage all students in living out their faith through prayer, service, and advocacy. Liz graduated from Saint Mary's College in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology. She later pursued a Master of Divinity at Loyola University Chicago. She is deeply passionate about justice, faith, and service, both locally and globally. She has traveled to Rwanda in recognition of 20 years post-genocide, served with the Sisters of the Holy Cross in Ghana, and accompanied burn victims through hospital chaplaincy in Kenya. Most recently, she served as the rector of Ryan Hall at the University of Notre Dame. She enjoys nature, running, swimming, and hiking especially with her Old English Bulldog, Oscar.
Father Steve Newton, CSC
158 Regina Hall
Fr. Steve Newton, CSC has served Saint Mary’s College as priest Campus Minister since the fall of 2016. Prior, he has taught at the high school and college levels, served in parishes and developed programs for addiction treatment in various countries and states. He has been campus minister at Notre Dame and the University of Illinois-Chicago. He is from the Chicago area, the third of eleven siblings. Fr. Steve is grateful to have survived a broken neck, back, and wrist, due to a 20-foot fall from a ladder in 2016.
Campus Minister for Music and Liturgy
160 Regina Hall
Trevis Young is the Campus Minister for liturgical music at Saint Mary’s College.