Normandale Staff

Pastoral Team

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Paul Pettersen

Lead Pastor
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Pastor Paul, aka "The Most Holy Right Reverend," has served as Lead Pastor at Normandale since June of 2010. He is a husband to Lisa and father of four, with a deep love for God, family, and baseball. Read More

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Dale Howard

Pastor of Mission, Outreach, and Congregational Care
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Pastor Dale builds relationships in mission and outreach and connects members with each other, as well as with homeless families, African immigrants, and children in Peru, to name a few. Read More

Charlie Ruud

Charlie Ruud

Associate Pastor of Faith Formation and Community Development
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Pastor Charlie has served as pastor at Normandale since October 2013. In his call, he seeks to nuture faith in Jesus and help people connect it to the nitty-gritty of daily life in community. Read More

Chuck Humphrey

Chuck Humphrey

Visitation Pastor

Pastor Chuck visits and shares communion those who are no longer able to be in worship and leads Bible studies, helping others grow in their faith. Read More

Linda Willette, Visitation Pastor, Normandale Lutheran Church

Linda Willette

Visitation Pastor

Pastor Linda brings a love of visiting and communing with those who are no longer able to be in worship. Read More 




Adult, Youth, Children, and Family Ministries

Kari Warnke

Kari Warnke

Director of Children and Family Ministry 
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Maggie Jones

Maggie Jones

Director of Youth and Family Ministry
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Jenny Bock

Jenny Bock

Director of Connections
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 Jean Bonneville

Jean Bonneville

Assistant to Children, Youth, and Family Ministry
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Preschool & Blessing Place

JoAnne Gustafson

JoAnne Gustafson

Director of Normandale Preschool
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Lisa Pettersen

Director of Blessing Place
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Music Ministries

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David Clarke

Director of Worship and Music
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Ruth Oliphant

Director of Children’s Choirs
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John Ferguson

John Ferguson

Interim Organist


Angela Anderson

Angela Anderson

Accompanist & Assistant Choir Director

Lorna Wolthoff

Lorna Wolthoff

Assistant Organist




Care & Hospitality


Vicki Brunsvold

Reception Coordinator 


Carrie Kilberg

Wedding Coordinator
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Donna Klingenberg

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Wendy Reynolds

Wendy Reynolds

Business Administrator
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Suzanne Klein

Suzanne Klein

Technical Communications Coordinator
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Jen Colburn

Communications Consultant


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Dana Arnold

Administrative Assistant to Worship, Mission & Outreach, and Congregational Care
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Janet Devine

Administrative Assistant to Hospitality & Reception
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Ron Nelsen

Lead Custodian