Our Staff

Pastor Lindsay Mack, Pastor 

Pastor Lindsay Mack came to LMC in the Fall of 2017. After graduating from St. Olaf College with a B.A. in English and Women’s Studies, she served with ELCA Global Mission in Tegucigalpa, Honduras for several years.  Her service the Lutheran Church of Honduras and women’s groups led her to pursue a Master in Divinity degree from Union Theological Seminary in New York City.  After working with a domestic violence organization, in 2013, Lindsay accepted a call to serve as the coordinating pastor of the ELCA Young Adults in Global Mission program based out of Mexico City, MX. 

Lindsay has a passion for the provocative questions about faith, meaningful worship, people who live on the margins of society, and the fact that we are all spiritual beings trying to figure out what it is that gives our lives meaning and purpose. Lindsay and her husband, Omar, live in Chicago with their twins, Aiden and Rena Isabella and their Rottweiler, Clio.

Deaconess Claire Schoepp, Director of Child and Family Ministries 

Deaconess Claire, our Director of Child and Family, encourages young people to wonder at God’s love for them through our Sunday School program as well as many special events throughout the year supporting children and their families from baptism through school age.  Deaconess Claire is an avid fan of fair trade coffee, progressive bluegrass, and children’s books. 

Donald Erickson, Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries

As our Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries, Don ensures that there is regular, vibrant programming for our junior and senior high youth and the young adults in our community.  Don is a born-and-raised Alaskan who can be found enjoying theological texts or listening to strange bands from all musical walks as he explores the meaning of serving Christ and serving each other.

Eron Dupree, Director of Choirs

Eron directs LMC’s three choirs as well as regularly serving as cantor at the 9:00 service and jumping in wherever additional music is needed in events and worship.  Eron is a full-time music teacher with a plethora of musical theatre knowledge.  When he’s not singing and directing the choirs, Eron is playing volleyball and doing his best not to hit the ball out-of-bounds.

Sarah Schubert, Lead Musician

Sarah serves our community by providing wonderful music at our worship services.  A classically trained pianist and organist, Sarah has also found join in the contemporary worship scene and loves playing with the LMC Celebration Band.  Sarah’s talents extend beyond the arts as she spends her days as a beauty & personal care chemist.

Heather Vanderberg, Director of Communications and Administration

Heather serves as LMC’s office administrator and communications guru. After joining LMC with her family as a member several years ago, Heather jumped at the chance to use her Type-A personality to serve LMC as staff. If you don’t see Heather in worship, she’s probably watching one of her sons at her family’s second church, the baseball diamond.

Amy Karp, Bookkeeper

Kevin Dill, Sexton

Bernadette Hagen, Nursery Attendant

Rachel Heraldson, Nursery Attendant