Pastor: We are currently looking for a full-time Pastor to join our family.
Youth Director: Clarissa Lindstad
Clarissa graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Augustana University in Sioux Falls. She is currently pursing a teacher certificate to become a high school biology teacher. Clarissa has been leading youth ministries part-time since graduating from Brandon Valley High School in 2013.
She is married to Lars Lindstad from Hamar, Norway. They have a daughter named Vidaleen, born in October 2019, and a border collie named Aerial. Clarissa is the oldest of five children and the only girl to George and Christy Petersen, who are members of our congregation.
Financial Secretary: Jeanne Jensen
Jeanne comes to us with many years of experience working in a church setting as well as working with financial reporting. She is responsible for the monthly newsletter, weekly bulletin, various financial and membership reports, and generally working with the Deacons and Pastor on day to day support of the congregation.
Jeanne lives in Brandon with her husband, Skip (#1 Iowa Hawkeye Fan), and has 2 wonderful adult daughters, Merissa, a first grade teacher and Lindsey/Bobby(wonderful son-in-law), who live in Arizona. She loves spending time with family and friends, playing cards, golfing, decorating, and singing to her flowers. She’s a HUGGER and loves to share God’s love with you!