Staff & Leadership

Pastoral Staff

Karen Locken, Lead Pastor
Doug Locken, Pastor
Tom Kreis, Pastoral Intern

Pastoral staff can be reached at 608-849-7322 or peace@nullexplorepeace.org


Administrative Staff

Jan Rutkowski, Office Supervisor
Denise Blume, Assistant Treasurer
Carrie Miller, Communications Coordinator/Finance
Steffie Holmen, Property Manager

Admin staff can be reached at 608-849-7322 or peace@nullexplorepeace.org


Education Staff

Shannon Conners, KiX & Route 56 Coordinator

Education Staff can be reached at 608-849-7322 or peace@nullexplorepeace.org.

Pastoral Staff lead much of the Youth Ministry as well and can be reached at any time for more information and with questions.


Music Staff

Sherry Johnson, Music Coordinator & Chapel Chimes Director
Jerry Johnson, Peace Choir Director

Janet Rutkowski, Radical Ringers & Festival Ringers Director
Kari Helmann, Joyful Noise Director

Music Staff can be reached at 608-849-7322 or peace@nullexplorepeace.org


Peace Preschool Staff

Sandra Briesath, Preschool Director
Suzanne Sackett, Assistant Preschool Director
Heidi Gaugert, Curriculum Director
Patti Bowe, 4K Teacher
Dawn Wood, 4K Teacher
Amy Brown, 4K Wrap Around Care
Stacey Guelker, Bumble BeeTeacher
Kellie Faulds, Bumble Bee Teacher
Kim Klub, Dragonfly Teacher
Deb McGowan, Dragonfly Teacher

Preschool staff can be reached at 608.849.7792 or sandra.briesath@nullexplorepeace.org