Gregory L. Jao

Senior Assistant to the President
Diversity and External Relations

Prior to his ministry with InterVarsity, Greg Jao was an employee benefits attorney in Chicago. He is the author of Your Mind’s Mission (2012) and The Kingdom of God LifeGuide Bible Study (2003) and contributed to Following Jesus Without Dishonoring Your Parents (2009), all published by InterVarsity Press.

Greg also helped develop the Daniel Project, a leadership acceleration program for InterVarsity ethnic minority staff and fraternity/sorority ministry staff. He was the emcee for the Urbana Student Missions Conference in 2003, 2006, 2009, and 2012. 

Currently, Greg serves on the boards of Wheaton College and the Evangelical Covenant Church. He has also served as a Trustee of Langham Partnership USA.

Greg and his wife, Jennifer, have two daughters. He has a B.A. in English from the University of Chicago and a J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.