Club Coaches

Club Coaches are ERI Staff or Volunteers who serve the ERI Affiliate Group Program by contributing their expertise in running active and effective pro-life groups. Club Coaches provide exclusive mentoring to the leadership teams and members of our ERI Affiliate Groups.

Meredith Rasschaert

Club Coach

Meredith has been a passionate advocate for life since early high school when she began diving into pro-life apologetics. In college, Meredith served as Vice President, then Co-President of Oles for Life. She spent countless hours in dialogue with the pro-choice students on her campus and trained incoming club members on dialogue techniques. Meredith currently serves as the Client Services … Read More

Dr. Jackson Penning

Club Coach

Dr. Jackson Penning holds a BA in Applied Mathematics, summa cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN), a MS in Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology from the University of Minnesota, and completed his MD degree at the University of Minnesota. A busy husband and father beyond the demands of medical training, Jackson found time during medical school to revive a medical … Read More