Rev. Kris Fahey is our Interim Pastor. She started at Mindoro and Lewis Valley in November 2015. She has been a pastor in the area since 2003. Pastor Kris is currently an interim pastor called by the La Crosse Area Synod, and has served in this way since 2008. Prior to that, she served congregations in La Crosse WI and Houston MN. Pastor Kris attended seminary in St Louis MO. Her husband Tom is a software engineer. They have two sons, Don and Anders, who live in Washington DC.
Our organist, Sharon Pfaff, is a life-long member of Lewis Valley. Sharon is employed as the Choir Director at the Melrose-Mindoro Schools. She is married to Wendell and they live in Mindoro. They have two children and four grandchildren.
Our treasurer, Jodi Anderson, is a member at Mindoro. Jodi is married to Dustin and they have three children. Jodi is involved in many areas of the community: Treasurer for the parish, Girl Scout Leader, Melrose-Mindoro Choir & Band Parents member, Town of Farmington Treasurer... Jodi was also the Mindoro Spanferkel 2014 Citizen of the Year.
Our custodian at Mindoro Lutheran is Cheri Timm, a life-long resident of the Mindoro area and a custodian at the Melrose-Mindoro Schools. Cheri has kept Mindoro Lutheran looking beautiful since she started here in 1998. Cheri is married to Mike and they have three daughters and two grandsons.
Our custodian at Lewis Valley Lutheran is Jo Ann Nelson who is also a member at Lewis Valley. Jo Ann is married to Jerome and they have two daughters and three grandchildren.
The parish administrative assistant is Mona Van Riper. Mona is a life-long member of Lewis Valley. She and her husband Russell have three daughters and two grandsons.