5 ways to describe you: I like “dad jokes.” I’m fairly “techy.” I try to always be considerate. I’m analytical. I value time with family, friends, and fellow Christians.
What do you do at St. Johns? I am the pastor. I am grateful for the opportunity to share God’s Word and serve His people.
Before St. John’s: I grew up on a farm near Chesaning, Michigan. I attended Michigan Lutheran Seminary, Northwestern College, and Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. I served as a pastor in Milton, Wisconsin, and in Ripon, Wisconsin, prior to coming to St. John’s.
Other places where you’re likely to be found: Working in the garden, relaxing at home with my wife, spending time with my children and grandchildren wherever they are, and attending conferences to talk about the WELS Light for Parents ministry.
5 ways to describe you: I am fun-loving. I have been told that I am kind. I am a methodical person. I value time with my family. I enjoy spending time with friends.
What do you do at St. Johns? I am serving St. John’s as the principal and 5th-8th teacher. I enjoy working with kids. Most importantly, we have the privilege of sharing God’s Word with each other here at St. John’s.
Before St. John’s: I grew up in Arizona. I graduated from MLC in 2004. My first call was to Zion Lutheran School in South Milwaukee, WI. After spending ten years teaching there, I received and took a call to serve as a teacher to Gethsemane Lutheran School in Omaha, NE. I spent three years teaching there. My wife and I grew up in small towns, and we are excited to be here.
Other places where you’re likely to be found: I will often be spotted fishing, watching the Arizona Cardinals, or playing with my kids.
5 ways to describe you: fun loving, bubbly, joyful servant, Packer fan, enjoy spending time with family and friends
What do you do at St. John’s? I serve as the 4K-4th grade teacher. I am blessed to be sharing God’s word with Jesus lambs.
Before St. John’s: I grew up right here in Fremont, and attended St. John’s. I attended Fox Valley Lutheran High School. I graduated from
Martin Luther College in 2001 and was assigned to serve as 1st and 2nd grade teacher in Crete, Illinois where I served for 17 years. I feel very blessed to be back at St. John’s!
Other places where you’re likely to be found: Spending time with family and friends, enjoying the outdoors taking pictures