Brian Nester

  1. International Students
  2. Meet the Team
  3. New Student Enrollment
  4. Financial Information
  5. Important Forms
  6. Immigration
  7. Getting Ready to Arrive
  8. Welcome to Campus
  9. Academic Information
  10. Life on Campus
  11. Life in Ohio
  12. Culture
  13. International Student Handbook

Brian Nester

Director for Global Outreach


Brian Nester works in the Christian Ministries department as director of Global Outreach. He coordinates ministry teams that travel around the world, sharing the gospel and equipping students for ministry in various settings and capacities. He is also the advisor for the student organization, MuKappa. Brian enjoys spending time with family and traveling with his wife, Dianna.


  • One of my favorite verses: Philippians 1:6
  • Favorite Sport: basketball
  • Unusual Fact: Did not attend Cedarville
  • Favorite Author: Max Lucado
  • Likes: Penn State football
  • Favorite Place To Visit: the beach with our kids and grand-kids!
  • Favorite Television Shows: 24, Cosby & Home Improvement
  • Ministry Facts: 8 years as youth pastor, 6 years in missions (served in Budapest, Hungary), here at CU since '94
  • Favorite Thing To Do: Weekends away with my wife
  • Passion: Missions