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Office: WCC 236

Professor of History
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. …

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Office: MC 211

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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Office: WCC 154

Academic Dean, Pre-Seminary Program
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 Grace Bases Grace Bases

Office: LIB 108

Technical Services Manager

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Office: WCC 323

Professor of Spanish
MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI
BS University of Dayton, Dayton OH

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Office: MC 220

Professor of Music
M.C.M Concordia University, River Forest IL
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Mark D Bauer Mark Bauer

Office: WCC 104

Director of Financial Aid

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Lead Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

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Maintenance

Photo of Larry Benzel Larry Benzel

Maintenance

Photo of Sarah Berg Sarah Berg

Grounds

B.S. Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Tami Board Tami Board

Office: WCC 134

Data Management Specialist

Photo of Bethel Boeder Bethel Boeder

Office: MC 209

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

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Office: LSC 101

Campus Pastor

Department Chair of Theology

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 Paul Boehlke Paul Boehlke

Professor Emeritus of Biology at Wisconsin Lutheran College

PhD University of Iowa, Iowa City IA: Science Education - Biology
MST Union College, NY: Chemistry
MS Winona State University, Winona MN: Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Paul Boehlke is Professor emeritus of Biology at Wisconsin Lutheran College and is now living in New Ulm.…

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Office: WCC 034

Administrative Assistant for Graphic Arts

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Lead Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Valerie Bovee Valerie Bovee

Office: WCC 102

Financial Aid Operations Assistant

Photo of Jodie Braulick Jodie Braulick

Office: WCC 102

Accountant

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Office: WCC 270

Hebrew Instructor
Major in Biblical Languages
Classical with minor in Confessional Languages
Martin Luther College, New Ulm

Photo of Diana Burt Diana Burt

Office: WCC 111

Administrative Assistant to the President

Photo of Steven Burt Steven Burt

Lead Maintenance

Photo of Prof. James D. Carlovsky James Carlovsky

Office: WCC 246

Professor of Mathematics and Instructional Technology
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 Prof. Benjamin P. Clemons Benjamin Clemons

Office: WCC 122

Professor of Urban Ministry, Student Teacher Supervision
MA
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Speakers Bureau Topics
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
Curriculum and Instruction - Identifying the Characteristics and Needs of Students-at-Risk

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

Office: LSC 175

Director of the Academic Success Center
Assistant Athletic Director
Head Baseball Coach
Assistant Football Coach - Inside Linebackers Coach


BA Secondary Education, Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, WI
Masters coursework Western Michigan University

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Office: LSC 073

Professor of Physical Education

MA University of Minnesota Mankato, Mankato, MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Tutor

M. Div. Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI
B.A. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

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Office: WCC 338

Professor of English

Department Chair of English

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

Ramona Czer

Adjunct Instructor of English

Photo of Jackie Dalueg Jackie Dalueg

Office: WCC 102

Student Accounts Receivable

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Office: WCC 213

Professor of German

Department Chair 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

Photo of Sheree Danell Sheree Danell

Office: LSC 170

Administrative Assistant to Athletics

Photo of Joyce Diels Joyce Diels

Office: WCC 248

Professor of Mathematics 

MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Gregory Diersen Gregory Diersen

Office: WCC 250

Professor of Mathematics and Science

MEd South Dakota State University, Brookings SD
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Kelly Diersen Kelly Diersen

Office: WCC 152

Administrative Assistant to the Academic Deans

Temporary Archives Project Manager

Photo of Hannah Dinse Hannah Dinse

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

Photo of Gina Dunham Gina Dunham
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Office: WCC 252

Professor of Science

B.S. Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Speakers Bureau Topics
Science - Scientific Revolution

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Assistant to Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

Photo of Valerie Fischer Valerie Fischer

Office: WCC 116

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

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Office: WCC 215

Professor of Latin, Greek, and Theology

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

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Office: WCC 128

Education Office Administrative Assistant

Photo of Michelle Gartner Michelle Gartner

Office: WCC 139

Event Coordinator

Photo of Laurie Gauger-Hested Laurie Gauger-Hested

Office: WCC 142

Writer/Editor

Photo of Daniel Gawrisch Daniel Gawrisch

Office: LSC 171

Professor of Physical Education

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 Michael Gibbons Michael Gibbons

Office: LSC 052

Sports Information Director

Photo of Joe Goor Joe Goor

Custodial

Photo of Wade Greenwaldt Wade Greenwaldt

Office: WCC 074

Lead Custodial

Photo of Michelle Grubbs Michelle Grubbs

Administrative Assistant

Photo of Paul Grubbs Paul Grubbs

Office: WCC 331

Professor of English

MA Indiana University, Bloomington IN
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Office: WCC 223

Director of Academic Computing

PhD Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale FL: Computing Technology in Education
MA Clarke College, Dubuque IA: Computer Applications in Education
MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI: Mathematics Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Dr.…

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.…

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Adjunct, Spanish Teacher

Photo of Gwynne Gutzke Gwynne Gutzke

Fitness Center

Photo of Bradley Hale Bradley Hale

Custodial

Photo of Daryl Hanneman Daryl Hanneman

Office: WCC 129B

Professor of Special Education
MS University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI: Educational Psychology
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Daryl Hanneman serves as Professor of Special Education at MLC. Daryl worked as a licensed school psychologist, serving K-12 school districts near Cedar Rapids, Iowa.…

Photo of Jonathan Hartzell Jonathan Hartzell

Office: LIB 020A

Professor of Education and Art

MA Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
BA Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Professor J. Lance Hartzell has served at Martin Luther College since its inception in 1995 as the “Art Professor”.  He has taught a variety of other education courses too, including Foundations of Education and Teaching Religion. …

Photo of Jennifer Haugen Jennifer Haugen

Office: MH 206

Voice Instructor

MMus The Boston Conservatory, Boston MA
BA Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato MN

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Teaching Assistant, Early Childhood Learning Center

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Office: WCC 150

Academic Dean, Education and Staff Ministry

MA Mankato State University, Mankato MN
MS Concordia University
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Prof. Earl Heidtke serves as the Academic Dean for Education and Staff Ministry. He also teaches World Regional Geography and Geography of North America.…

Photo of Pamela Heidtke Pamela Heidtke

Office: WCC 132

Receptionist

Photo of Brian Hennig Brian Hennig

Office: WCC 234

Professor of Theology and Social Sciences

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

Office: MC 104

Professor of Music

AA: Bethany Lutheran College, Mankato, Minnesota, 1987
BS, Education: Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minnesota, 1989
Master of Church Music: Concordia University, River Forest, Illinois,1999
BA, Music: University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 2013

Photo of Linda Henning Linda Henning
Photo of Paul Henning Paul Henning

Custodial and Grounds

Photo of Craig Hirschmann Craig Hirschmann

Office: MC 205

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

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Assistant Toddler Teacher

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 Galen Holzhueter Galen Holzhueter

Office: WCC 145

Admissions Counselor

Photo of Greg Holzhueter Greg Holzhueter

Office: LSC 176

Professor of Mathematics and Physical Education

Head Men's Basketball Coach

BS Education, Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minnesota;
MS Counseling and Student Personnel, Minnesota State University Mankato

Photo of Brian Hopp Brian Hopp

Office: WCC 236

Adjunct, History Teacher

Photo of Kelsey Horn Kelsey Horn

Office: LSC Nurses Office, Main Floor

Nurse

Photo of Carla Hulke Carla Hulke

Office: WCC 103

Director of Finance

Todd Hulke

Environmental Services

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Office: LSC 104

Professor of English, International Services Director
TEFL Certificate Hamline University, St. Paul MN
MEd University of Wisconsin, Whitewater BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Professional Organization Membership
NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Prof. Hunter serves as the Director of the International Services Office, an office created in 2014 in response to a growing international student population, the continuation of the Daylight International program, and a developing Study Abroad program.…

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Photo of Daniel W Johnson Daniel Johnson

Adjunct Graduate Faculty

President of Wisconsin Lutheran College

PhD Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale: Educational Leadership
MS National-Louis University, Chicago: Curriculum and Instruction
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Kenneth Jones Kenneth Jones

Office: WCC 291

Network Support Services

Photo of Megan Kassuelke Megan Kassuelke

Office: LSC 103

International Coordinator, PDSO

BA St. Olaf College, Northfield MN: Economics

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Office: WCC 129D

Professor of Education and Psychology

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.…

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Early Childhood Learning Center Director

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Office: WCC 233

Professor of History and Theology

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.…

Photo of John Kolander John Kolander

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 Gwen Kral Gwen Kral

Office: WCC 116

Records Office Coordinator

Photo of Linda Kramer Linda Kramer

Office: LIB 106

Director of Library Services

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

Office: WCC 129A

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

MS University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS: Curriculum and Instruction
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Adjunct Graduate Faculty

Staff Minister, Bethany Lutheran Church in Appleton, Wisconsin

MS UW-Milwaukee: Curriculum and Instruction
BS Dr. Martin Luther College: Education

Kenneth Kremer is a veteran educator, whose 43-year career has focused on the issues children and young adults face as they grow up in a complex culture that grows increasingly challenging for Christians.…

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Lead Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

B.S. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of JoElyn Krohn JoElyn Krohn

Office: WCC 238

Financial Literacy Coordinator

MS Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN
BA Concordia University, St Paul, MN

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Office: LSC 163

Professor of Physical Education

MSS United States Sports Academy, Daphne AL
MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI
BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Photo of Cheryl Loomis Cheryl Loomis

Office: WCC 123

Professor of Education

MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Speaker Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Home-and-school relationships
Early Childhood Education - Emergent literacy
Early Childhood Education - Family literacy
Early Childhood Education - Home-and-school relationships
Early Childhood Education - Media, Effect on young children
Early Childhood Education - School readiness
Mission and Ministry - Home-and-school relationships

Photo of Katherine Lotito Katherine Lotito

Office: LIB 020A

Media Specialist and Reference Librarian

Photo of Lawrence Lotito Lawrence Lotito

Office: WCC 124

Professor of Education, Director of Assessment

MA Marian College, Fond du Lac WI
BS University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Photo of Tamara Lott Tamara Lott

Office: WCC 127

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Staff Ministry and Congregational Assistant Program

Administrative Assistant to Human Resources

Contact Tamara:
Staff Ministry/CAP: (507) 354-8221 ext 383
HR (507) 354-8221 ext 235

Photo of Judy Martens Judy Martens

Office: MC 214

Piano Instructor

Photo of Robert Martens Robert Martens

Office: WCC 291

Webmaster/Technician

B.S. in Education, Martin Luther College

Photo of Benj Matzke Benj Matzke

Office: WCC 272

Audio Visual Services Coordinator

Photo of Leah M Matzke Leah Matzke

Office: WCC 138

Web Content Manager

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

Photo of Jennifer Mehlberg Jennifer Mehlberg

Office: WCC 123

Professor of Education

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 Erin Meissner Erin Meissner

Office: MC 213

Interim Wind Symphony directory and and music teacher

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Professor Emeritus of Education

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

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Office: WCC 102

Accounts Payable, Payroll

Photo of John Meyer John Meyer

Office: WCC 115

Director of Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education

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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Late Night Food Service Manager

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Office: MC 219

Professor of Music

PhD International Seminary, Plymouth FL
MA Concordia University, River Forest IL
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Speakers Bureau Topics
Philosophy and Religion - Theology and Architecture
Worship - Hymn singing, Variety in
Worship - Theology and architecture
Worship - Variety in Hymn Singing

Photo of Janice Nass Janice Nass

Office: LIB 108

Serials Manager

Photo of Thomas Nass Thomas Nass

Office: WCC 254

Professor of Hebrew

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.…

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Lead Teacher

B.S. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Carlotta Ohm Carlotta Ohm

Office: MC 215

Piano Instructor

BA Concordia University

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Office: WCC 126

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

MA Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Lawrence Olson Lawrence Olson

Office: WCC 127

Director of Staff Ministry and Congregational Assistant Programs, Professor of Theology

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.…

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Office: WCC 136

Vice-President for Mission Advancement

MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI
BA Northwestern College, Watertown, WI

Speakers Bureau Topics
Bible Study - Doctrines That Divide
Bible Study - The Passion of the Christ in Prophecy
Christian Living - Dealing with Conflict at Meetings
Mission and Ministry - Using Early Childhood Education for Mission Outreach

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Office: WCC 170B

Interim Safety Director

Professor Emeritus

Photo of Constance Paustian Constance Paustian

Office: WCC 100

Receptionist

Photo of Mark Paustian Mark Paustian

Office: WCC 334

Professor of English and Hebrew

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 Amy Pearson Amy Pearson

Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Photo of Matthew Pearson Matthew Pearson

Office: LSC 063

Professor of Physical Education

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

Office: WCC 135

Director of Public Relations

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

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.…

Photo of Deborah Plath Deborah Plath

Office: WCC 111

Administrative Assistant to the Vice-President for Academics

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Office: WCC 125

Professor of History, Theology, and Staff Ministry

MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI
BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Speakers Bureau Topics
Bible Study - Bible and how to interpret it
Christian Denominations - Episcopalianism
Christian Living - Basic counseling skills
Mission and Ministry - The Lutheran Chapel Service
Mission and Ministry - WELS Chaplain Certification Program
Mission and Ministry - WELS Q & A Web site
Philosophy and Religion - Light for our Path column

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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Lead Grounds

Photo of Stephanie Ramsey Stephanie Ramsey

Adjunct Graduate Faculty

PhD Teachers College, Columbia University, New York: Cognitive Studies in Education
BA University of New Mexico, Albuquerque: Psychology

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Office: WCC 290

Director of Information Technology

Photo of Pat Rathje Pat Rathje

Fitness Center

Photo of John Ring John Ring

Office: WCC 035

Graphic Arts Director

Photo of Wendy Ristow Wendy Ristow

Office: AU 122

Director of Women's Housing

Photo of David Roekle David Roekle

Office: WCC 147

Admissions Counselor

B.A. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Photo of Kristina E. Rouech Kristina Rouech

Graduate Studies

Photo of Jill Roux Jill Roux

Office: WCC 293

Network Services Helpdesk and Training

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

Photo of Jonathan Roux Jonathan Roux

Office: WCC 129E

Professor of Education

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

Photo of Kenneth Rupnow Kenneth Rupnow

Office: WCC 244

Professor of Mathematics

PhD Marquette University, Milwaukee WI
MS Marquette University, Milwaukee WI
MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Jonathan Schaefer Jonathan Schaefer

Office: WCC 128C

Professor of Continuing Education, New Teacher Induction

MA Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI: Curriculum and Assessment
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Growing your ministry with the WELS teaching standards
Curriculum and Instruction - Never work harder than your students: Tools for formative assessment
Curriculum and Instruction - New teacher induction: What does this mean?…

Photo of David Scharf David Scharf

Office: WCC 231

Professor of Theology

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). …

Richmond Scharf

ECLC Lead Custodian

Photo of Linette Scharlemann Linette Scharlemann

Office: LSC 106

Bookstore Manager

Photo of George Schimmele George Schimmele

Office: WCC 170C

Environmental Services Director

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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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Office: WCC 217

Professor of Greek and Theology

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

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Office: WCC 126

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

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

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Office: WCC 110

Vice-President for Student Life

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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Office: WCC 170

Administrative Assistant for Environmental Services

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Adjunct, Music Instructor

Professor Emeritus of Music, MLC

MMus Northwestern University
BS Concordia University

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Office: WCC 256

Professor of Chinese

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.…

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Office: LSC 015

Food Services Manager

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Office: WCC 231

Professor of Theology and Social Studies

Department Chair of History/Social Science

MS Multidisciplinary Studies, Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
MDiv. Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI
BA, Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Within the History-Social Sciences division, David Sellnow teaches Introduction to Philosophy, The Modern West, The Arab-Israeli Conflict and From Despots to Nation-States (a course which looks at the French Revolution and its aftermath in European history).…

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Office: MC 206

Adjunct, Music Instructor

Professor Emeritus of Music, MLC

MCM Concordia University
MMus University of Cincinnati
BS Dr. Martin Luther College

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Office: MC 202

Professor of Music

Department Chair of Music

MCM Concordia University, Mequon, WI
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

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Office: WCC 128

Administrative Assistant for Field Experiences

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Office: WCC 291

Web Application/Database Developer

Websites:
http://ekips.org

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Office: WCC 129C

Professor of Education

EdD University of South Dakota, Vermillion SD: Special Education
MS University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI: Curriculum and Instruction -Teaching Science
BS Eau Claire State University, Eau Claire WI: Comprehensive Elementary Education Major

Dr. Alan Spurgin is a Professor of Education at Martin Luther College (MLC).…

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Fitness Center Manager, Assistant Volleyball Coach

BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

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Office: WCC 145

Administrative Assistant for Admissions

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Office: WCC 147

Admissions Counselor

MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI
BA Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Maintenance

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Office: WCC 141

Director of Admissions

Head Football Coach

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

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Office: WCC 111

Administrative Assistant to the Vice-President for Student Life

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Office: WCC 291

Network Support Services

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Office: WCC 146

Admissions Counselor

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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Office: WCC 034

Graphic Arts Printer

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Office: WCC 242

Professor of Science

Department Chair of Math/Science

MS Mankato State University, Mankato MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Office: WCC 128B

Director of Field Experiences

Department Chair of Education

MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, WI: Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education
Professor Paul Tess is the director of clinical experiences at MLC. As the director he coordinates all field experiences for education program students.…

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Office: MC 120

Piano and Organ Instructor

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

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Office: WCC 113

Vice-President for Administration

MS University of Wisconsin, Platteville WI: Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Speakers Bureau Topics
Mission and Ministry - Strategic planning for churches & schools
Public Relations for Churches and Schools - Strategic planning for churches & schools
Science - A biblical perspective on science
Science - Hands-on science in elementary classrooms
Science - Observation notebooks in teaching science

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Office: WCC 102

Accounting Manager

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Office: WCC 137

Resource Development Counselor

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Office: LSC 173

Director of Athletics

Physical Education Department Chair

MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

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Office: WCC 144

Admissions Counselor

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

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Office: MC 210

Piano Instructor

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

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Office: MC 208

Adjunct, Organ Instructor

PhD University of Colorado, Boulder CO
MS Mankato State University, Mankato MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

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Assistant Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

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Office: WCC 158A

Human Resources Manager

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Assistant Teacher, Early Childhood Learning Center

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Office: LIB 108

Administrative Assistant for Library Services

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Office: WCC 211

Professor of Latin, Greek, and Theology

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

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Office: WCC 128A

Professor of Education, Liscensure Officer

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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Office: MC 102

Adjunct, Piano/Organ Instructor

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

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Office: WCC 114

Vice President for Academics

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

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Curriculum mapping
Curriculum and Instruction - Curriculum Study
Curriculum and Instruction - Supervision of Instruction
Martin Luther College - Programs of Study at Martin Luther College

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Office: WCC 128

Administrative Assistant to the Licensure Officer

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Custodial and Maintenance

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Office: CD 102

Tutor in Concord Hall and Latin teacher.

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Office: MC 213

Voice Instructor

MMus University of Colorado, Boulder CO: Vocal Performance
BA Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter MN: Vocal Performance

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Office: MC 124

Professor of Music

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

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Office: MC 202

Administrative Assistant for Music Division

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Office: WCC 112

President

MS Concordia University, Mequon WI
MDiv Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon WI
BA Northwestern College, Watertown WI

Speakers Bureau Topics
Bible Study - Adiaphora, Straight talk on
Bible Study - Bible study (various books and topics)
Bible Study - Genesis, Gospel gems in
Bible Study - Haggai: Building God’s house
Bible Study - Numbers: “Is the Lord’s arm too short?”
Christian Living - Christian marriage
Martin Luther College - Recruitment: Ask the Lord to send workers
Mission and Ministry - Teaching Christian values to children
Worship - Worship that says WOW!…