Our Staff


REV. MARIAH FURNESS TOLLGAARD

Senior Pastor

mftollgaard@hamlinechurch.org

AMY SCHOEDER IRELAND

Director of Children's and Family Ministry

asireland@hamlinechurch.org

ROSS HACKENMILLER

Outreach Coordinator

rhackenmiller@hamlinechurch.org

 

 

RICHARD CARRICK

 Director of Music 

rcarrick@hamlinechurch.org

 

BETSEY HODSON

Director of Communications

bhodson@hamlinechurch.org

KIM KASLING

Associate Director of Music / Organist

KKasling@csbsju.edu

 

AILEENE VANDERBILT

Wedding Coordinator 

alv0722@live.com

 

 

MARY KAY OLSON

Church Administrator

mkolson@hamlinechurch.org

 

Church Leadership


Church Council

Chair/Lay Leader: Ray Faust (18)

Secretary: Todd Jones (19)
At Large: Linda Krueger (17)
Delegate to Annual Conference:
Jim Schlaeppi (17)
Pastor:  Mariah Tollgaard

Staff Parish Relations

  • Mindy Greiling (17)
  • Bill Kimes (17)
  • Victoria Brenner (19)

Finance

  • John LeFevre (17)
  • Sharon Fields (18) (Chair)
  • Jason Freund (19)

Trustees

  • David Purcell (17)
  • Jeff Bouslog (17)
  • Barbara Leary (19)

Administrative Committees

Committee on Nominations and Lay Leadership

Jan Bajuniemi, Kenneth Momoh, Carol Woodbury, Mary Bloom
Mark Krueger, Kirsten Purcell, Carrie Faust, Pastor Mariah Tollgaard

Financial Positions

Co Treasurers: Mark Krueger & Roger Greiling
Treasurer of Designated Funds: Dave Anderson
Co-Financial Secretaries: Diane Milbrandt & Barb Brokopp 

Investment Committee

Pete Thiesen, Chair
Roger Greiling 
Dave Purcell (Trustees Liaison)
Staff Liaison: Pastor Mariah

Ministry Team Leadership

Membership & Outreach

Chair: Stephanie Bowron
Staff Liaisons: Pastor Mariah & Ross Hackenmiller

Member Care

Co–Chairs:  Judy Hartman & Elaine Christiansen
Staff Liaison: Pastor Mariah

Dining Hall

Co-Chairs: Teresa Renneke, Eric Molter/Mark Krueger
Staff Liaison: Maggie Nancarrow

Spiritual Formation

Chair: Jeannine Voshell
Staff Liaisons: Amy Schroeder Ireland

Worship – team in re-formation in 2016

Chair: TBA
Staff Liaison: Richard Carrick

Social Justice and Missions

Co-Chairs: Shirley Wright
Vice-Chairs: Barb Edgar & Diane Krueger

Garden

Amy Schultz, Kathy Evenson McDermott

Bread Oven

Team Leader: Mark Ireland

Refugee Ministry
Team Leader: John Bailey

Ministry of Memory
Mary Bakeman, Historian
Staff Liaison: Mary Kay Olson

Stewardship Task Force
Adine Momoh
Mark Krueger

Building and Grounds Team
Staff Liaison: Mary Kay Olson
Jeff Dreisbach, John Jakel, Al Edgar, Bob Sellers, Tom Beach

Hamline Women/UMW
Co-presidents: Jane McClure & Helen Vulu
Leadership: Annette Merry, Monell Jakel, Virginia Anderson
Staff Liaison: Pastor Mariah

Healthy Church Initiative Leadership Team

Barb Deming
Maggie Nancarrow
Sharon Fields
Gil Young
Mariah Tollgaard
Jan Bajuniemi
Walker Brault