|Rev. Michael W. Massa,
Pastor Mike has been with Immanuel since August of 2004. His wife, Kathleen, is a Diaconal Minister within the ELCA. They have two grown sons who live with their families in the Chicago area.
Before coming to Cresco, Pastor Mike served at Edwards River Ministry, a combined parish near Moline, Illinois; First Lutheran Church of Beardstown, Illinois; Zion Lutheran Church of Davenport, Iowa; Zion Lutheran Church of Oelwein, Iowa; and Trinity Lutheran Church of Kingsway, Ohio.
His email is Pastor@ImmanuelCresco.org
|Holly O'Brien, Youth Ministry Coordinator
Holly is a Cresco native who graduated from UNI in May of 2012. She has been Immanuel's one-quarter time Youth Ministry Coordinator since January of 2013, and is the full-time activities director for Country Winds Manor (formerly known as Howard Residential Care Center).
Her email is Youth@ImmanuelCresco.org
|Rhonda Troester, Church
Rhonda (last name pronounced "tray-stir") has been in charge of Immanuel's office since January 0f 2013. She has lived in Cresco since 2008. A native of McGregor, she graduated from business school in 1991, and went to work for GuideOne Insurance Company of Des Moines. In 2008, when she was moved to northeastern Iowa as part of the dispersed staff of that company, she chose to locate in Cresco.
She is normally scheduled to be in the office from 8:30 am until 1:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Her email is Office@ImmanuelCresco.org
|Mr. Ken Lueschow,
Ken is very active within the congregation and community, and serves on the NorthEastern Iowa Synod Council. He is a truck driver and makes both local and long-haul runs with livestock. He and his wife, Wendy, have three grown children - the youngest, Mark, attends Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa.
The Congregational President's email is President@ImmanuelCresco.org
|(Last updated 03/20/2013)|
|Congregational Officers (Also Officers of Church Council)|
|Ken Leushow, Jr||Jim Hughes||Gary Johnson||Bob Gast|
|Boards (Chairperson is a member of Church Council)|
|Board of||Chairperson||Vice Chair||Secretary|
|Parish Fellowship||Marge Sovereign||Rod Bakken||
|Church Properties||Matt Brace||Leonard Zeller||Richard Holten|
|Stewardship and Finance||Neil Lienhard||Don Davis||John Wiedeman|
|Christian Education||Tanya Fencl||Shereen Ries||Becky Scheidel|
|Adult Ministry||Roger Bronner||Linda Bigalk||Marlene Michel|
|Evangelism and Social Concerns||Sue Easler||Malissa Kappes||Ken Hebrink|
|Worship and Music||Kathy Grinhaug||Judi Bina||Jeanette Cotant|
|Youth Ministry||Bob Omar||Tara Duerre||Marsha Headington|
|Audit||Kathy Massa||Dave Matt||Sonia Ollendieck|
|Long Range Planning||Merle Sovereign||Linda Lienhard||John Wiedeman|
|Congregational President||Former Congregational President|
|Nominating||Sharon Bordwell||Mark Grinhaug||Carol Elwood|
|Beth Powers||Sue Easler||Neil Lienhard|
|Endowment and Memorial||Amy Fralinger||Dick Franks||Marlene Michel|
|Malvera Wohlsdorf||Matt Brace||Congregational President|
|Committees Appointed by Council|
|Mutual Ministry||Harold Hovey||Sharron Meyer||Mark Grinhaug|
|Richard Franks||Florene Holten||Marti Ferrie|