Meet Our Staff

Charlie & Marnie Densmore


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Charlie is the co-director of Duke Cru.  He and his wife Marnie met while attending FSU, where Charlie majored in finance and Marnie recieved a degree in Child Life Development. After college they worked for a couple years before spending 2 years on a short-term ministry internship in Sweden. After returning to the US, they joined staff with Cru and were excited to be placed at Duke University. Charlie loves sports and seeing life change. Marnie loves cooking, traveling and discipling college gals. They both enjoy spending time with their three kids, Caden, Asher & Sofia.

Sarah Barlow









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Sarah Barlow is the co-director Duke Cru. A graduate of the University of Kentucky, Sarah has also ministered on campuses in Nashville, TN and New York City. If you are a woman involved with Cru, you definitely need to get to know Sarah. She’d love to sit down for coffee, take you shopping, or just hang out.

Paul Lauerman

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Paul is a proud Blue Devil (class of 2008), finishing with a degree in history and three intramural soccer championships. After graduating, Paul freed slaves in India with the International Justice Mission, got a degree in theology up in Boston, and then worked with high school students in downtown DC. Paul loves theology, the Redskins, buffets, English Literature, zombie movies, and all things competitive. He is absolutely stoked to be back on campus working with CRU!

Dana Morin

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With roots in the populous state of Wyoming, Dana is a recent Duke grad with a major in biology. She is serving as an intern with Duke Cru this year and looks forward to becoming an integrated part of the Cru community. Dana enjoys running, baking and cooking, and getting to know people.