Meet Buzz Kocher

College & Young Adult Associate

Buzz is from Bucyrus, Ohio where he lived on a small farm. He went to The Ohio State University and graduated with a degree in physical education. He has a love for sports and thought he wanted to coach and become a teacher. While at OSU his life radically changed and he gave his life to Christ. Buzz went on and interned with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ) overseas for one year in a small eastern European country called Slovenia. He has a passionate heart for reaching college students as he believes they are the leaders of tomorrow influencing the world and he desires college students to go out and influence the world with the gospel. Buzz has a heart for this world and for the gospel to be sent to all corners so everyone has an opportunity to hear about Jesus.

  • Favorite Sports Teams

    Ohio State Buckeyes, Cleveland Indians

  • Dream Travel Destination

    New Zealand

  • What’s on your MP3 player

    Hillsong, explosions in the sky

  • Favorite flix

    Friday Night Lights, Hoosiers

  • What’s on my DVR

    ESPN 30 for 30

  • Favorite eats

    Texas de Brazil, BD’s Mongolian BBQ

  • What you’re reading now

    Theology, missionary/pastor biographies