Meet our team
Hello from the team at Zion Lutheran Church. Send us a message with any questions you may have.
Elaine Sveet- Senior Pastor
Pastor Elaine joined our team in January of 2023.
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Natasha Woitzel-Kolles - Associate Pastor
Pastor Natasha has served as the Associate Pastor at Zion since 2018.
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Chris Torgeson - Education Director
Chris joined the Zion team in 2008 as the Education Director.
Kortni Plorin - Youth Director
Kortni joined the Zion Lutheran Church team in 2018 as the Youth Director (grades 6th-12th).
Jennifer Barta - Operations Director
Jen has been with Zion since July 2022 as Operations Director.
Crystal Larson - Office Administrator
Crystal has been with Zion since October 2022 as Office Administrator.
Eric Burckhard - Custodian & Production Technician
Eric has served Zion since 2014 as the Custodian (jack of all trades & master of most). In 2020, live-streaming services and events along with recorded video became another important role he plays.