Photo of Ann Albrecht Ann Albrecht

Early Childhood Learning Center

Photo of Mr Joe E Archer Joe Archer

Governing Board Member - Beecher, IL Start Year: 2014 End Year: 2024

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Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

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Office: WCC 236 Professor of History Department Chair of History/Social Science MA Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI BS Marian College, Fond du Lac, WI BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN Professor Peter Baganz teaches the general education history course United States History Since 1945, which gives him the opportunity to read research papers from almost every student that passes through the college.…

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD University of San Diego, San Diego, CA MA University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ BA Wisconsin Lutheran College Associate Director, Classroom, Lab and Media Support at Princeton University As one of the senior managers in OIT Support Services, Rich’s department has responsibility for all classroom technology, broadcast, and academic special event support at Princeton University. …

Photo of Bethel Balge Bethel Balge

Office: MC 211 Adjunct, Piano Instructor DMA University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Diplom University of Frankfurt, Germany M.Mus. University of Wisconsin, Madison WI BA Michigan State University, East Lansing MI

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(Faculty Representative) Office: WCC 154 Professor of Foreign Language - MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI - MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI - BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Foreign Language - Greek Martin Luther College - MLC preseminary program

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Office: WCC 133

Director of Alumni Relations

Photo of Amber Barcalow Amber Barcalow

Financial Wellness Trainer

Photo of Paul Bases Paul Bases

Adjunct Instructor, Elementary Spanish II

Photo of Mark D Bauer Mark Bauer

Office: WCC 104 Director of Financial Aid

Photo of Barb Becker Barb Becker

Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

Photo of Jeffrey Beilke Jeffrey Beilke

Grounds Worker

Photo of Michael Beranek Michael Beranek

Pioneer College Caterers Food Service Manager Office: LSC 015

Photo of Darrell Berg Darrell Berg

Office: LIB 020A Professor of Art Education Bachelor of Science in Education

Photo of Melissa Berg Melissa Berg

Director of Early Childhood Learning Center

Photo of David Biedenbender David Biedenbender

Interim Athletic Director

Photo of Angela Blair Angela Blair

Administrative Assistant for Licensure

Photo of Ken Board Ken Board

Environmental Services Administrative Assistant

Photo of Tami Board Tami Board

Annual Fund and Data Manager Office: WCC 134

Photo of Bethel Boeder Bethel Boeder

Adjunct, Piano Instructor Office: MC 209 BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Campus Pastor, Assistant Coach, Football Department Chair of Theology Office: LSC 101 DMin Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton MA MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI   Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Personal devotions Bible Study - Post-exilic books Bible Study - Stewardship messages in Haggai Christian Denominations - Speaking the Truth in Love to Mormons Christian Living - Counseling skills for personal ministry Christian Living - Pre-marriage Workshops Martin Luther College - MLC Chapel of the Christ Martin Luther College - MLC Daylight USA Mission and Ministry - How to Apply Jesus' Master Plan of Evangelism Mission and Ministry - Involving youth in outreach Mission and Ministry - Pastoral counseling skills Mission and Ministry - Preaching on the Parables World Missions - Africa: Malawi, Cameroon

Photo of Natalie Borgwardt Natalie Borgwardt

Lead Teacher; ECLC BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Valerie Bovee Valerie Bovee

Operations Assistant Office: WCC 102

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Accountant Office: WCC 102

Photo of Jessica Bue Jessica Bue

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

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Professor of Mathematics and Instructional Technology Department Chair of Math/Science Office: WCC 246 MS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Teaching with Technology Mathematics - Mathematics Today Technology - Google Apps for Education, Chrome Extensions Technology - Live Polling of an Audience or Classroom

Photo of Kathryn Carlovsky Kathryn Carlovsky

Adjunct Music Instructor

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch MDIV Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Prof. Benjamin P. Clemons Benjamin Clemons

Dean of Education and Staff Ministry, Director of Urban Ministry   Office: WCC 150 M.A.Ed. - Wisconsin Lutheran College B.S. - Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN Speakers Bureau Topics Culture and Class in Education Curriculum and Instruction - Engaging Student Curiosity Curriculum and Instruction - Teach Like a Champion - Putting It into Practice Curriculum and Instruction - Teacher Talk for Effective Management Mission and Ministry - Urban Educational Ministry at MLC

Photo of Geraldine Conrad Geraldine Conrad
Photo of Randall Cox Randall Cox

Assistant Athletics Director, Head Baseball Coach Office: LSC 175 BA Secondary Education, Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, WI Masters coursework Western Michigan University

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Office: LSC 073 Director of Assessment, Professor of Physical Education, and Senior Woman Administrator MA University of Minnesota Mankato, Mankato, MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Lawrence Czer Lawrence Czer

Professor of English, Head Coach, Women's Golf Office: WCC 338 MA St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN Speakers Bureau Topics Christian Living - Marriage communication Language Arts - Language & literacy acquisition in children Language Arts - Linguistics Language Arts - Secondary English curriculum Language Arts - Teaching Shakespeare Language Arts - Writing, Assessing Language Arts - Writing, Role of grammar in Language Arts - Writing, Teaching and responding to Public Relations for Churches and Schools - Designing print materials World Travel - Great Britain and Ireland

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Adjunct, English Teacher

Photo of Jackie Dalueg Jackie Dalueg

Accounting Clerk Office: WCC 102

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Academic Dean, Pre-Sem; Professor of Foreign Language - MA Middlebury College, Middlebury VT - MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI - BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Lutheranism - Early confessional Lutherans in America Lutheranism - Hoenecke and the early Wisconsin Synod Lutheranism - Luther and the Jews Lutheranism - Luther and the Reformation Lutheranism - Luther’s death to Formula of Concord Lutheranism - Pietism Lutheranism - The Age of Lutheran Orthodoxy

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Administrative Assistant, Athletics

Office: LSC 170

Photo of Isaiah Degner Isaiah Degner

Professor of Foreign Language

Photo of Carolyn Delorme Carolyn Delorme

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches EDT5007 – Google Technologies in Education Instructional Designer, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis PhD Adult Education and Occupational Training, North Dakota State University, Fargo ND MS Instructional Design and Technology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks ND BS Elementary Education, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks ND I’m a North Dakota Native, born and raised. …

Photo of Gregory Diersen Gregory Diersen

Professor of Mathematics & Science, Assistant Coach; Men's & Women's Track Office: WCC 250 MEd South Dakota State University, Brookings SD BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN Assistant Track Coach

Photo of Kelly Diersen Kelly Diersen

Academic Dean Administrative Assistant & Registrar Trainee

Office: WCC 152

Photo of Heath Dobberpuhl Heath Dobberpuhl

Professor of Science

Photo of Rebecca Doering Rebecca Doering

Professor of Physical Education; Head Softball Coach

Photo of Angie Domeier Angie Domeier

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Photo of Brian Dose Brian Dose

Office: WCC 336 Professor of English MA University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Rachel Ehlers

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches SPE5211 Foundations of Special Education Special Education Teacher, Vista Unified School District, Vista CA PhD Clinical Psychology, Walden University, Minneapolis MN MA Special Education, Chapman University, Orange CA BS Ed, Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Student Life Executive Assistant

Photo of Naomi Evenson Naomi Evenson

Early Childhood Substitute Worker

Photo of Amy Eveslage Amy Eveslage
Photo of Rachel Feld Rachel Feld

Director of Academic Computing & Online Learning Office: WCC 223

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Professor of Science Office: WCC 252 B.S. Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN M.E. - Cardinal Stritch University Speakers Bureau Topics Science - Scientific Revolution

Photo of Lisa Fenske Lisa Fenske

Administrative Assistant, Graduate Studies & Continuing Education

Photo of Valerie Fischer Valerie Fischer

Communications Specialist Office: WCC 116

Photo of Halie Flores Halie Flores

Admissions Counselor

Photo of Joel Fredrich Joel Fredrich

Professor of Latin, Greek, and Theology Office: WCC 215 MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Rachel Fredrich Rachel Fredrich

Professor of Mathematics Office:WCC 248

Photo of Christiana Frey Christiana Frey

Administrative Assistant for the Mission Advancement Office

Photo of Bobbi Fuhr Bobbi Fuhr

Human Resources Generalist

Photo of Richard Furth Richard Furth

Maintenance Supervisor

Photo of Michelle Gartner Michelle Gartner

Events Coordinator Office: WCC 139

Photo of Laurie Gauger-Hested Laurie Gauger-Hested

Writer/Editor

Office: WCC 137

Photo of Daniel Gawrisch Daniel Gawrisch

Professor of Physical Education, Head Coach, Women's Basketball Department Chair of Phy Ed Office: LSC 171 BS Education, Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN MA Physical Education, University of Northern Iowa: Teaching/Coaching Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Movement in the Classroom Curriculum and Instruction - The Need for PE Technology - Technology in PE

Photo of Kaitlin Gawrisch Kaitlin Gawrisch

Adjunct, Physical Education

Photo of Kelli Green Kelli Green

Professor of Special Education Office: Old Main 129C BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Elementary Education (1992) MA St. Mary’s University, Minneapolis MN: Special Education LD/EBD (2013) EdS University of St. Thomas, St, Paul MN: Administration of Special Education (2021) Kelli Green is a professor of special education at MLC.…

Photo of Wade Greenwaldt Wade Greenwaldt

Custodial Supervisor

Office: WCC 074

Photo of Linda Gronholz Linda Gronholz

Early Childhood Substitute Worker

Photo of Michelle Grubbs Michelle Grubbs

Accountant

Photo of Paul Grubbs Paul Grubbs

Professor of English, Writing Center Coordinator Office: WCC 331 MA Indiana University, Bloomington IN BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Timothy Grundmeier Timothy Grundmeier

Professor of History Associate Coach, Men’s Soccer   Office: WCC 236 PhD Baylor University MDiv Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary MA Minnesota State University—Mankato BA Martin Luther College Timothy Grundmeier joined the faculty of Martin Luther College in 2017. He teaches in the areas of American History and Modern World History.…

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty

Photo of Dennis Gulczynski Dennis Gulczynski

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Experience: Guidance Director and Counselor at Lakeside Lutheran High School in Lake Mills, WI PhD Marquette University: Counseling and Educational Psychology MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: Guidance and Counseling MST University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: History MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr.…

Photo of Richard Gurgel Richard Gurgel

President - Governing Board Advisory

Photo of Susan Gurgel Susan Gurgel

Interlibrary Loan and Reference Librarian

Photo of Kayte Gut Kayte Gut

Professor of Early Childhood Education

Photo of Bradley Hale Bradley Hale

Custodian

Photo of Mary Hames Mary Hames

Technical Services Librarian

Photo of James Hanson James Hanson

Athletics Department Equipment Manager

Photo of Jennifer Haugen Jennifer Haugen

Adjunct, Voice Instructor Office: MH 206 MMus The Boston Conservatory, Boston MA BA Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN

Photo of Kristen Haun Kristen Haun

Early Childhood Learning Center Worker

Photo of Mackenzie Helget Mackenzie Helget

Early Childhood Substitute Assistant Teacher

Photo of Brian Hennig Brian Hennig

Professor of Theology, Social Sciences Office: WCC 234 B.A. NWC M. Div., WLS Brian Hennig serves as professor of History and Theology at MLC. He teaches Biblical History and Literature II, Lutheran Confessional Writings, The Modern West: From the Renaissance to World War II, and the Reformation Era.…

Photo of Grace Hennig Grace Hennig

Professor of Music Office: MC 104

Grace Hennig serves as a music professor and keyboard instruction coordinator at Martin Luther College. She has taught Sight Singing Fundamentals, Vocal Skills, Women’s Choir, Introduction to Fine Arts, Music History, Music in World Cultures, Musical Heritage of the Lutheran Church, Teaching Music in the Elementary Grades, and music theory courses.…

Photo of Paul Henning Paul Henning
Photo of David Hillesheim David Hillesheim
Photo of Claire Hirsch Claire Hirsch

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Photo of Craig Hirschmann Craig Hirschmann

Professor of Music Office: MC 205 MCM Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, WI BS Education, Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Kristopher Hoffmann Kristopher Hoffmann

Maintenance Specialist

Photo of Lowell Holtz Lowell Holtz

Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI MS University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI BS Concordia University, Chicago, IL AA Concordia University, Mequon, WI

Photo of Emma Holzhueter Emma Holzhueter

Fitness Center Manager, Head Volleyball Coach, Assistant Track Coach

Photo of Greg Holzhueter Greg Holzhueter

Head Men's Basketball Coach Academic Success Center Director

Photo of Paul Holzhueter Paul Holzhueter

Men's Basketball Assistant Coach

Photo of Brian Hopp Brian Hopp

Adjunct Instructor of History Office: WCC 236

Photo of Kelsey Horn Kelsey Horn

Registered Nurse Office: LSC Nurses Office, Main Floor

Photo of Paul Huebner Paul Huebner

Head Football Coach; Athletics Recruiter - Office: LSC 101 BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN MA Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, WI

Photo of Carla Hulke Carla Hulke

Director of Finance

Office: WCC 103

Photo of Todd Hulke Todd Hulke

Maintenance Technician

Photo of Samuel Hunter Samuel Hunter

Strength Coach; Assistant Track Coach; Adjunct Instructor, Physical Education

Photo of Peter Hussmann Peter Hussmann
Photo of Dan Janke Dan Janke

Assistant Golf Coach

Photo of Bret Johnson Bret Johnson

Assistant Football Coach

Photo of Daniel Johnson Daniel Johnson

Adjunct Graduate Faculty President of Wisconsin Lutheran College EdD Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale: Educational Leadership M Ed National-Louis University, Chicago: Curriculum and Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Early Childhood Substitute Worker

Photo of Kenneth Jones Kenneth Jones

Network Support Services

Office: WCC 291

Photo of Denise Kamm Denise Kamm

Assistant Coach

Photo of Megan Kassuelke Megan Kassuelke

Director of Cultural Engagement - Office: 114c - MS Ethnic and Multicultural Studies- Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN - Licensed Qualified Administrator, Intercultural Development Inventory - BA St. Olaf College, Northfield MN: Economics

Photo of Paul Kelm Paul Kelm

Governing Board - Redwood Falls, MN Start Year: 2022 End Year: N/A

Photo of Jordyn Keranen Jordyn Keranen

Administrative Assistant for the Early Childhood Learning Center

Photo of Mya Kessler-Peshon Mya Kessler-Peshon

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

Photo of Rev Geoffrey A Kieta Geoffrey Kieta

Governing Board Member - Livonia, MI Start Year: 2018 End Year: 2024

Photo of Rev. Dennis C Klatt Dennis Klatt

Governing Board Advisory - New Hope, MN Start Year: 2018 End Year: N/A

Photo of Mr. Thomas Klaudt Thomas Klaudt

Governing Board Member - Herreid, SD Start Year: 2020 End Year: 2024

Photo of Robert Klindworth Robert Klindworth

Professor of Education Department Chair of Education Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 129D EdD University of Minnesota - Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration MA St. Mary's University, Winona MN: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education I currently serve on the Education and Psychology faculties at Martin Luther College.…

Photo of Theodore Klug Theodore Klug

Director of Admissions

Photo of Elizabeth Klugherz Elizabeth Klugherz

Lead Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

Photo of Paul Koelpin Paul Koelpin

Professor of History, Professor of Theology; Head Coach, Men's Soccer Office: WCC 233 MA Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Prof. Paul Koelpin teaches general education courses in the area of Western Civilization, and electives in the Ancient Near East and the High Middle Ages.…

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Head Coach - Tennis

Photo of John Kolander John Kolander

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Teaches EDU5002 – The School as a Learning Community Provost, Wisconsin Lutheran College PhD University of Wisconsin, Madison: Education Administration MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther Collge, New Ulm MN: Education Having taught at Lutheran elementary, high school, and college level, he brings his experience and optimism to the MLC grad students who take his class.…

Photo of Michael Kollaszar Michael Kollaszar

System & Network Administrator

Photo of Gwen Kral Gwen Kral

Registrar Office: WCC 116

Photo of James Kral James Kral

Maintenance Technician

Photo of Jon Kral Jon Kral

Maintenance Technician

Photo of Linda Kramer Linda Kramer

Director of Library Services Office: LIB 106 MLS, Library Science, Indiana University BS Library Science and Audiovisual Instruction, University of North Dakota BA English, University of North Dakota

Photo of Jennifer Krause Jennifer Krause

Professor of Education, Field Experiences Supervisor Office: WCC 129A MS University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS: Curriculum and Instruction BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Hanevik Kristen Hanevik Kristen

Education Administrative Assistant

Photo of JoElyn Krohn JoElyn Krohn

Instructor, Mathematics; Financial Wellness Coordinator - MS Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN - BA Concordia University, St Paul, MN

Photo of Mr. Michael G Krueger Michael Krueger

Governing Board Appointed Advisory - Midland, MI  Start Year: 2017 End Year: 2023

Photo of Erin Laabs Erin Laabs

Forum Advisor, Wind Symphony Tour Coordinator & Musical Director

Photo of Jonathan Laabs Jonathan Laabs

Professor of Music Department Chair of Music Office: MC 205

Photo of Douglas Lange Douglas Lange

Professor of Physical Education, Assistant Coach; Football, Head Coach; Track Office: LSC 163 Head Track Coach MSS United States Sports Academy, Daphne AL MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Mr. Joel T Lauber Joel Lauber

Governing Board Member - Omaha, NE Start Year: 2020 End Year: 2024

Photo of Jeff Lemke Jeff Lemke

Adjunct Graduate Faculty B.A., Wisconsin Lutheran College (2003) M.A. Organizational Leadership, Bethel University (2006) Ed.D. Education Administration, Bethel University (2011) Dr. Jeffrey C. Lemke is the Director of Admissions, Marketing and International Programs for St. Croix Lutheran Grades 6-12, he specializes in community outreach, marketing, and international recruitment for St. Croix Lutheran. One of Dr.…

Photo of Alanna Lienig Alanna Lienig

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Bethel University, St. Paul MN MS Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall MN BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Rev. Michael A Lindemann Michael Lindemann

Governing Board Member - Lewiston, MN Start Year: 2016 End Year: 2024

Photo of Laura Lochner Laura Lochner

Human Resources Assistant

Photo of Jason Lowrey Jason Lowrey

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Capella University, Minneapolis MN MS Concordia University, Mequon WI BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Timothy Luetzow

Governing Board Member -Delafield, WI  Start Year: 2022 End Year: N/A

Photo of Ryan MacPherson Ryan MacPherson

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN MA University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN BA Arizona State University, Tempe AZ

Photo of Judy Martens Judy Martens

Adjunct, Piano Instructor Office: MC 214

Photo of Laura Martens Laura Martens

Academic Deans Administrative Assistant

Photo of Robert Martens Robert Martens

Director of Information Technology Office: WCC 291 B.S. in Education, Martin Luther College M.A. in IT Leadership, The College of Saint Scholastica

Photo of Benjamin Matzke Benjamin Matzke

Audio Visual Services Coordinator

Office: WCC 272

BA - Communication - Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN MA - Communication Studies - Mankato State University, Mankato, MN

Photo of Leah M Matzke Leah Matzke

Web Content Manager

Office: WCC 138

Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts, with a Communication and Graphic Design emphasis, Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato, MN,

Photo of Mark Maurice Mark Maurice

VP of Mission Advancement - Education: MBA, Concordia University Wisconsin; BA, Wisconsin Lutheran College. - Speakers Bureau topics: Philanthropy, investments, charitable tax law

Photo of Joshua Mears Joshua Mears

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PsyD Argosy University, Eagan MN MA Bethel University, St. Paul MN BA Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN

Photo of Jennifer Mehlberg Jennifer Mehlberg

Professor of Education Office: WCC 123 MA Concordia University, St. Paul, MN: Early Childhood Education BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN: Education Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Overview of HighScope Curriculum Early Childhood Education - Play: Theory and Practice

Photo of Carla Melendy Carla Melendy

Adjunct Instructor, Field Experiences Supervising Teacher PhD Capella University, Minneapolis MN: Teaching and Learning ME Towson University, Towson MD: Elementary Education BA Concordia University, River Forest IL: Physical Education/Counseling Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Assessments, Principles of Mathematics - Mathematical development in children Mission and Ministry - Women and Christian leadership

Photo of John Meyer John Meyer

Director of Graduate Studies, Continuing Education and Teaching Ministry Certification Office: WCC 115 PhD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Wisconsin, Madison: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. John Meyer is the director of the graduate studies program at MLC.…

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Athletic Dept Worker

Mark Micheel

Athletic Dept Worker

Photo of Jacob Miller Jacob Miller

Grounds Worker

Photo of Rev Aaron Mueller Aaron Mueller

Governing Board Chairman -  Jackson, WI Start Year: 2009 End Year: 2021

Photo of Kari Muente Kari Muente

Professor of Social Sciences Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 238 PhD University of Missouri, Colombia MO M Ed University of Missouri, Colombia MO BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN  

Photo of Mitchell Mullenbach Mitchell Mullenbach

Assistant Football Coach

Photo of Thomas Nass Thomas Nass

Professor of Hebrew Office: WCC 254 MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Doctrine of the ministry Bible Study - End times Bible Study - English Bible Translations Bible Study - HCSB (Holman Christian Standard Bible) Bible Study - Joel Foreign Language - Hebrew review Lutheranism - CELC (Confessional Evan.…

Photo of Ronald Ohm Ronald Ohm

Professor of Education, Field Experiences Supervisor Office: WCC 126 MA Saint Mary's University of Minnesota BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Benjamin Olson Benjamin Olson

Assistant Coach, Football

Photo of Breanna Olson Breanna Olson

Professor of Physical Education, Head Coach, Women's Cross Country, Assistant Coach, Men's & Women's Track Program: Bachelor of Science in Education

Photo of Lawrence Olson Lawrence Olson

Professor of Theology, Director of Staff Ministry Program, Director of Congregational Assistant Program, Assistant Coach, Football Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 127 DMin Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena CA: Practical Theology STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI: Exegetical Theology MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI: Pastoral Ministry BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI: Biblical and Theological Languages Dr.…

Photo of Anthony Ortmann Anthony Ortmann

Assistant Coach, Football

Photo of Constance Paustian Constance Paustian

Administrative Receptionist

Office: WCC 100

Photo of Mark Paustian Mark Paustian

Professor of English and Hebrew Graduate Faculty Office: WCC 334 BA Northwestern College MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary MA Mankato State University PhD Communication, Regent University Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Psalms Christian Living - Biblical encouragement Christian Living - Communication skills Christian Living - Indirect Communication and the Hebrew Old Testament Christian Living - Interpersonal helping skills Christian Living - Listening Christian Living - Narrative witnessing Christian Living - Vocation, Doctrine of Foreign Language - Hebrew review Mission and Ministry - Communication skills Mission and Ministry - Narrative witnessing

Photo of Adam Pavelchik Adam Pavelchik

Professor of Education; Director of Field Experiences

Photo of Matthew Pearson Matthew Pearson

Professor of Physical Education, Head Coach, Golf & Softball Office: LSC 063 MA University of Wisconsin La Crosse, La Crosse, WI BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN   Speakers Bureau Topics Christian Living - 11 Steps to Becoming a Better Listener Christian Living - How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci Christian Living - It's Time to Simplify Your Life Christian Living - Life is Short: Taking Care of Your Soul, Mind, and Body Christian Living - Self Defense Mission and Ministry - 21 Leadership Qualities You Should Have Mission and Ministry - Get Parents Sharing  

Photo of William Pekrul William Pekrul

Director of Public Relations Office: WCC 135 MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Carrie Pfeifer Carrie Pfeifer

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Professor of Education and Learning Disabilities Coordinator, Bethany College EdD Nova Southeastern University: Special Education MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education I am Dr. Carrie Pfeifer, and am so blessed to be able to serve my alma mater, MLC as an adjunct member of the graduate faculty.…

Photo of Gene Pfeifer Gene Pfeifer

Adjunct Graduate Faculty President of Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Curriculum & Instruction MS University of Wisconsin, Whitewater: Education, Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Gene Pfeifer teaches EDU 5105 Improving Instructional Methodologyin the MLC master’s degree program. Presently, he serves as the President of Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN.…

Photo of Deborah Plath Deborah Plath

 Executive Assistant; Administration & Academics Office: WCC 111

Photo of Timothy Plath Timothy Plath

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   EdD Concordia University, St. Paul MN EdS Concordia University, St. Paul MN MS University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Joel Pless Joel Pless

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Concordia University System, St. Louis MO STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Concordia University, Ann Arbor MI

Photo of Megan Plocher Megan Plocher

Administrative Assistant for Field Experiences Administrative Assistant Congregational Assistant Program & Staff Ministry

Photo of Michael Plocher Michael Plocher

Adjunct Instructor   Master of Science in Education Bachelor of Science in Education

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Serials Librarian

Photo of Amber Portner Amber Portner

Accounting Clerk

Photo of Gail Potratz Gail Potratz

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Technology Coordinator, Emanuel Lutheran School, New London, WI MS Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee WI: Instructional Technology BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Gail graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College and was called to serve at Manitowoc Lutheran as an English and PE teacher as well as coach.…

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Governing Board Advisory - Burlington, WI Start Year: 2009 End Year: N/A

Peter Prange

Governing Board Member -Kenosha, WI  Start Year: 2022 End Year: N/A

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Photo of Ryan Rader Ryan Rader

Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

Photo of Timothy Rambow Timothy Rambow

Grounds Supervisor

Photo of Ryan Rathje Ryan Rathje

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   EdD Walden University, Minneapolis MN M Ed University of Wisconsin La Crosse, La Crosse WI BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Sarah Rigge Sarah Rigge

Early Childhood Substitute Worker

Photo of Wendy Ristow Wendy Ristow

Administrative Assistant, Admissions

Photo of Aaron Robinson Aaron Robinson

Professor of English, Cultural Diversity Coordinator Office: LSC 114a

Photo of Duane Rodewald Duane Rodewald

Governing Board Advisory - Simpsonville, SC Start Year: 2019 End Year: N/A

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty PhD Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN MEd University of Maryland, College Park, MD BS University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Photo of Jamie Rooney Jamie Rooney
Photo of Kristina E. Rouech Kristina Rouech

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Ph.D. Oakland University, MI MA Saginaw Valley State University, MI BS Saginaw Valley State University, MI Assistant Professor, Teacher Education and Professional Development, Central Michigan University As an assistant professor at CMU, Kristina is responsible for leading EDU107 Introduction to Education as well as teaching multiple sections during the Fall and Spring. …

Photo of Jill Roux Jill Roux

Administrative Assistant, Network Services Office: WCC 293 BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Jonathan Roux Jonathan Roux

Professor of Education Office: WCC 129E MS McDaniel College, Westminster MD BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Teaching Religion Revisited Curriculum and Instruction - Worksheets, Creative use of Langauge Arts - Writing Workshop/Writing Process Language Arts - Balanced approach to language arts Language Arts - English books: Grammar and what’s new Language Arts - Reading Comprehension Language Arts - Reading, Balanced Language Arts - Teaching Language Arts Worship - Hymnology for grades 1-8

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Assistant Teacher; ECLC

Photo of Julie Sallquist Julie Sallquist

Adjunct Graduate Faculty Ph.D., Arizona State University, Tempe AZ M.A. Arizona State University, Tempe AZ B.A. Trinity University, San Antonio TX   Julie Sallquist, Ph.D., earned her doctoral degree in Psychology with an emphasis in child development from Arizona State University (ASU) in May 2009. She is a former Assistant Research Professor and Sanford Fellow in the School of Social and Family Dynamics at ASU (2009-2012).…

Photo of Martin Santos Martin Santos

Admissions Counselor

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Dormitory Supervisor and Instructor

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Professor of Continuing Education, New Teacher Induction Coordinator Office: WCC 128C Jon Schaefer (MA) is the Martin Luther College new teacher induction coordinator and teaches online mentor training courses. Jon is working toward an educational psychology doctoral degree. He has 11 years of teaching and administration experience in WELS urban elementary schools.…

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Director of Women's Services

Office: AU 122

Photo of Beth Scharf Beth Scharf

Resource Development Counselor

Photo of David Scharf David Scharf

Professor of Theology, Assistant Coach, Men's Golf Office: WCC 231 David Scharf was born in West Allis, WI to Rev. Ralph and Annette Scharf.  He is the 7thof 14 children and attended Good Shepherd’s Lutheran Church and School where his father served as pastor.  A graduate of Luther Prep (1996), Martin Luther College (2000), and Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary (2005), Dave and his wife (Beth nee Koelpin) have six children ages 3-14 (Anastasia, Zoe, Isaiah, Dahlia, Evangeline, and Nika). …

Photo of Hannah Scharf Hannah Scharf

Admissions Counselor

Richmond Scharf
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Bookstore Manager

Office: LSC 106

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty MA University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE - Secondary Education and Education Technology BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN Authorized Google Education Trainer 2014 Moodle Certified Course Creator 2014 Mimio Certified Trainer 2012 Google Qualified Individual 2012 SMART Notebook 10 Certification Mac and Windows 2010 Jason teaches EDT5002 Emerging Technologies.…

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Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

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Adjunct Instructor, Theology

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Adjunct Instructor, Physical Education

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Professor of Theology & Foreign Language Office: WCC 129C Bachelor of Arts Biblical Languages, Classical

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Vice President for Administration Assistant Baseball Coach Office: WCC 126 MA Concordia University, River Forest, IL: School Leadership BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN: Elementary Education Speakers Bureau Topics Curriculum and Instruction - Integrating the Faith

Photo of Jeffrey Schone Jeffrey Schone

Vice-President for Student Life Head Women’s Soccer Coach Office: WCC 110 MS Conseling and Student Personnel, Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Prof. Jeff Schone has served MLC as Vice president for Student Life since 1997. In addition to these administrative duties Prof.…

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Copy Editor for Mission Advancement

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Assistant Coach

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Maintenance Technician

Photo of Rev. Mark G Schroeder Mark Schroeder

Governing Board Advisory - Watertown, WI  Start Year: 2007 End Year: N/A

Photo of Philip Schroeder Philip Schroeder

Dormitory Supervisor; Instructor, Theology

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Women's Basketball Assistant Coach

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Adjunct, Music Instructor Professor Emeritus of Music, MLC MMus Northwestern University BS Concordia University

Photo of John Schuetze John Schuetze

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   DMin Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield IL MS Concordia University, Mequon WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran College, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Amanda Schwartz

Assistant Coach, Softball

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Professor of Education; International Services Coordinator - Office: 114b M.S. Ed. with Instruction Emphasis, Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN M.A. in Comparative Literature and World Literature, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China B.A. in Chinese Language Literature Education, Liaoning Normal University, Dalian, Liaoning Province, China Prof. Tingting Zhang Schwartz teaches a series of Chinese language courses within Foreign Language Division and two courses for History and Social Science Division: Introduction to Minority Cultures and History of Modern China.…

Photo of Eli Sievert Eli Sievert

Assistant Baseball Coach

Jeff Sitz

Consultant for Athletics, assisting Interim Athletic Director

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Professor of Music Department Chair of Music Office: MC 202 MCM Concordia University, Mequon, WI BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary, Newburgh IN STM Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI MDiv Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary, Mankato MN BA Concordia University, River Forest IL

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Senior Programmer Office: WCC 291 Websites: http://ekips.org

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Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

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Network Services Assistant

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty   DMin Liberty University, Lynchburg VA MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Laura Stelljes Laura Stelljes

Network Support Services

Office: WCC 291

Photo of Ross Stelljes Ross Stelljes

Office: WCC 233 Professor of Theology MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Mission and Ministry - Evangelism in times of crisis

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty   PhD Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ MS Ed Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Mark Tacke Mark Tacke

Professor of Science Office: WCC 242 MS Mankato State University, Mankato MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Bill Tackmier Bill Tackmier

Adjunct Graduate Faculty   MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty

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Admissions Counselor

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Bookstore worker and Financial Aid Administrative Receptionist

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Dormitory Supervisor; Instructor, Theology

Photo of Christine Thompson Christine Thompson

Early Childhood Assistant Teacher

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History/Social Science and Theology

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Adjunct, Piano Instructor

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Professor of Education & Student Teaching Supervisor Office: WCC 126 Bachelor of Science in Education

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Governing Board Member - Manitowoc, WI Start Year: 2015 End Year: 2024

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Director of Athletics Physical Education Department Chair Office: LSC 173 MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Admissions Counselor

Office: WCC 144

BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

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Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

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Governing Board Member - Maplewood, MN Start Year: 2014 End Year: 2024

Photo of Mr. Andrew W Van Weele Andrew Van Weele

Governing Board Member - Friendswood, TX Start Year: 2017 End Year: 2024

Photo of Marianne Vogel Marianne Vogel

Adjunct, Piano Instructor Office: MC 210 BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Professor of Foreign Language

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Governing Board Appointed Advisory - Eden Prairie, MN  Start Year: 2019 End Year: N/A

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Adjunct Instructor, Applied Instrument

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Governing Board Member -Kaukauna, WI  Start Year: 2022 End Year: 2024

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Men's Cross Country Head Coach

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Adjunct Instructor, English

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Junior Programmer

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Paint Crew

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Office: WCC 158A  Director of Human Resources

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

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Access Services Librarian

Office: LIB 108

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Office: WCC 211 Professor of Latin and Greek PhD University of Florida, Gainsville FL MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI Speakers Bureau Topics Bible Study - Ark of the Covenant Bible Study - Old Testament worship Bible Study - Tabernacle Bible Study - Temple in Jesus' day World Missions - Hong Kong World Missions - Scandinavian Lutheranism

Photo of Cynthia Whaley Cynthia Whaley

Professor of Education, Licensure Officer, Public School Placement Coordinator, Coordinator Title II Office: WCC 128A PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Curriculum & Instruction-Literacy Education MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Cindy Whaley is a Professor of Education at Martin Luther College.…

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Adjunct, Piano/Organ Instructor Office: MC 102 BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Jeffery Wiechman Jeffery Wiechman

Vice-President for Academics Office: WCC 114 EdD University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Nebraska at Omaha BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Wiechman is a 1992 graduate of Dr. Martin Luther College. His ministry service in WELS schools includes being an emergency teacher at Martin Luther Preparatory School in Prairie du Chien, WI during the 1990-1991 school year.…

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Maintenance Technician

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Adjunct, Voice Instructor Office: MC 213 MMus University of Colorado, Boulder CO: Vocal Performance BA Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter MN: Vocal Performance

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Professor of Music Office: MC 124 MM VanderCook College of Music, Chicago IL: Instrumental Music Education BA Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter MN: Music Education

Photo of Camille Wyffels Camille Wyffels

Administrative Assistant, Music

Office: MC 202

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Professor of Special Education PsyD Minnesota State University, Mankato MN MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN BS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN

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Administrative Assistant, Education

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Professor of Mathematics, Assistant Coach, Men's Soccer Office:WCC 244