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Our Staff


Rev. Dr. Scott McLeod has served as our pastor since January 1, 2021.
Communications Director
Amy Gilhooly has served as our Communications Director since 2007. She has previously served as our Senior High Youth Group Director and Office Administrator.
Office Administrator
Beckie Perez has served as our Office Administrator since 2007.
Financial Administrator
Phil Stepanski has served as our Financial Administrator since the spring of 2022. Before that, Phil served two terms as our Treasurer on the Church Council a few years back.
Chancel Choir Director
Brett Dimmer serves as our Chancel Choir Director. Brett is the Middle School Band Director and a music teacher for the Grafton School District.
Children's Choir Director
Sherri Melichar serves as our Organist (for over 25 years) and Children's Choir Director (for over ten years) and also teaches music at Lumen Christi Catholic School in Mequon.
Handbell Choir Director
Lydia Clough has served as our Handbell Director since the fall of 2021.
Sherri Melichar has served as our Organist for over 25 years and has served as our Children's Choir Director for twelve years. Sherri also teaches music at Lumen Christi Catholic School in Mequon.
Kai-i Tien is an accomplished pianist with an education in music that includes a Doctor of Musical Arts with a concentration in Collaborative Piano from the University of Kansas.

Pru Palacek teaches piano lessons to all ages at her home in Port Washington. She enjoys accompanying and performing in a 5 piano ensemble.