Pastor Jeff is an Intentional Interim Pastor chosen by Luther Memorial for this time of transition between pastors. A graduate of Wartburg Seminary in Dubuque, IA, he served his Internship in Brenham, TX, his Clinical Pastoral Education in Orange, CA, and his Intentional Interim Training at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN. Pastor Jeff has been an ordained E.L.C.A. pastor for 28yrs having: served 9 established ELCA congregations; and started a new congregation (Satellite).
Pastor Jeff and his wife Lisa live in McFarland. Lisa is a teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired serving in C.E.S.A. #3 in the southwestern corner of WI. They have been blessed with 3 adult children, Luke (Sturgeon Bay, WI), Jessica (Eagan, MN) and Meghan (Chicago, IL). When he is not working, Pastor Jeff enjoys reading, music, running, woodworking, and playing with their 6 grandchildren.