2008-2009 Director of Christian Education
Coordinated all facets of youth, family and adult ministries. Promoted programs, recruited volunteers, advertised programs and worked as a team player with the staff and members of the church. Developed new programs, sought finances for programs and provided professional leadership for the areas of ministry in which I was involved.
2002-2008 Director of Christian Education
Director of Christian Education in the Lutheran Church: general office tasks, organizing and coordinating all youth and family programs within the church, working directly with the pastor and staff, being a liaison between all organizations in the church, teaching, coordinating the education program, among many other duties. I have taught Bible classes to adults, youth and children. This position gave me an opportunity to improve my leadership skills.
2001-2002 Internship for Director of Christian Education
As part of my training to become a DCE, I was employed by Trinity Lutheran Church in Beloit, Wisconsin.
1998-2000 Youth and Family Ministry Coordinator
Coordinated all facets of youth and family ministry for St. Peter’s Lutheran Church of North Plato, Illinois (Hampshire, Illinois). The experience I enjoyed at St. Peter’s taught me organization, working with boards and other very valuable assets.
1999-1998 Church Secretary
I worked as a church secretary in my home congregation, Immanuel Lutheran Church of Hinckley, Illinois. These skills will be valuable in general administration and office tasks.
1996-1997 Receiving clerk. Elburn Auto Parts.
I worked part-time checking in merchandise and putting it away. My skills will be valuable in organizing. Elburn Auto Parts, Elburn, IL.
1996-1997 Production and Maintenance. Rich Wrap.
I have worked for Rich Wrap in Elburn, IL manufacturing bows and wrapping paper. I have also done some warehouse organization and general maintenance.
1973-1977 Graduate - Hinckley-Big Rock High School 1977
1977-1996 Undergraduate Student - Waubonsee Community College
1996-2002 Concordia University - River Forest, IL
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