Rev. Leistra is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, and The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa. He has had additional undergraduate work at the University of Northern Colorado in Greely, CO; and additional postgraduate work at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire and the Iliff School of Theology in Denver Colorado. He is an ordained member of the Wisconsin Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Rev. Leistra is married to Jackie Leistra and they have five children.
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 9-noon and 1-2:30 PM
“Coffee with the Pastor” Wednesday: 8:30 – 10 AM Corner Café in Sturgeon Bay
Lorna MagliaroAdministrative Assistant
Carol MoellenberndtParish Nurse
Carol Moellenberndt is a Register Nurse with a BSN from the University of North Dakota. She has been a parish nurse since her training with Concordia University in 2002. Carol monitors the health in the congregation with blood pressure screening and addresses health concerns with individual sessions and Health Programs organized by the Wellness Committee. Carol facilitates the parkinson Disease Support Group, the Memory Café, and a three week grief educational series called “Walking with Grief”. As parish nurse Carol also monitors the building safety by organizing CPR-AED training and First Aid Training. Visitation is part of the parish nurse role and Carol visits homebound, people in the hospital and facilities. Carol is also a student of Healing Touch and offers sessions to people in the congregation.
Ann Ellen BoettcherOrganist
Angel RoigYouth Ministries Coordinator
As Youth Ministries Coordinator, Angel provides organizational support for Youth Activities. The activities will help these groups connect with God and grow in faith through church programing.