Kris Shields – Council President
Kris became a member in 2018 and dove right into all things Living Waters. She has served as a key leader in our Children’s Ministry, and is famous with the kids having played the character of “Boris” in the Emoji Prayer skits.
She is a lover of all things coffee and has turned her passion into a career as a barista.
Kris was raised in the church, having been a “PK” (Pastor’s kid) and loves learning and teaching about God’s Grace!
Mark Braun – Treasurer
Mark and his wife Jackie have been members of Living Waters for going on 15 years. He is technically retired but picks up odd jobs to keep him busy-especially in the winter!
A key member of Living Waters’ property team, Mark can almost always be found fixing or cleaning something. Most Thursday mornings you’ll find him here playing cards.
In his spare time he enjoys gardening, camping, and walking with his dog Shelby.
Vicki Faehn – Vice President
Vicki retired in 2012 after working in healthcare for a number of years in supporting roles. She is a lover of puzzles and games, playing cards, breaking bread with friends and baking for family and friends. Lending a hand to others is always on her radar, so she currently cleans for a friend with disabilities.
Vicki is known at Living Waters for her storytelling abilities and is often found reading the lessons and prayers in worship.
Kris Anderson – Secretary
Kris is a long time member at Living Waters. She retired in 2011 after working in an office setting for many years. She’s married and has two grown daughters, who live in the area, three grandsons, and lots of nieces and nephews.
When Kris isn’t at the church helping in the office she can likely be found in her kitchen baking up something delicious or puttering in her garden.
April joined Council in 2021, after having served in various capacities in ministry at Living Waters. As the mother of 2 kiddos, she has been most active in children and youth ministries! April also served on the call committee that called Pastor Ivy in 2020.
In her spare time she enjoys all things family! Hiking, biking, bonfires, fishing, watching her daughter dance, and watching her son play sports, as long as she’s doing it with someone she loves!
Lisa Brown joins council in 2022 after having served on numerous church committees in the past. She is a key leader in our outreach team and coordinates the weekly donation counters.
Lisa is an avid outdoorsperson! From walking her dog, to exploring state and local parks to working in her garden, Lisa is most happy when she is outdoors.
Lisa and her husband live in Circle Pines and have three adult children. Lisa has a heart for service and loves volunteering.
Jennifer should be a certified professional multi-tasker! She is the mother of 5 children raging in age from college through elementary school and recently returned to college herself. She is studying for her masters degree in special education at Bethel University. She also works as a para at Centennial Middle School in the DCD Program.
Jennifer and her family have been members at Living Waters for about 20 years and they are deeply rooted in the community. She has served on various Living Waters committees in the past.
Jon joined the Living Waters Council in 2021. Jon has a heart for helping other and was commissioned as a Steven Minister in 2012. Jon tends to stay behind the scenes but you can find him playing drums or guitar with Sound Waves.
Jon enjoys traveling and watching any sport his daughter is playing.