downtown Staff

Karina Van Wyhe - Director of Worship and Communications

Karina and her husband, Aaron, live in the lakes area with their three children.

Karina also works as a stay-at-home mom and owns Nektar, a seasonal coffee trailer in Arnolds Park.

She enjoys cooking, coffee time with friends, and staying in to enjoy her family.

Karina recieved her Bachelors from Wartburg College, in Waverly IA.

Laurie Simington - Director of Outreach & Assimilation

Laurie and her husband, Brad, live in the lakes area with their 2 teenagers. Laurie also works part time at Okoboji Tourism. She enjoys time with family and friends, eating out, golfing and anything summertime (except bugs). Laurie received her Bachelors from the University of Iowa.

Greg Jorgensen

Greg Jorgensen

Lead Pastor

Karina Van Wyhe

Karina Van Wyhe

Worship & Communications Director

Martín Mendez

Martín Mendez

Ministry Associate

Amanda Jorgensen

Amanda Jorgensen

Senior High Youth

Laurie Simington

Laurie Simington

Outreach & Assimilation Director

Sharon Hoerichs

Sharon Hoerichs

Financial Secretary

Stephanie Mendez

Stephanie Mendez

Children's Ministry