meet our staff

  • bob bartelme, Lead Pastor

    Fun Facts: Born and raised a “cheesehead" from Brookfield, WI loves everything Packers, Badgers, Brewers & Bucks and now the Herd! 

    Favorite Food:  Mexican

    Favorite Authors:  Gary Thomas, Tim Keller, J. Oswald Sanders

    Favorite Artists:  Lots of artists! Mercy Me, For King & Country, Toby Mac

    Hobbies/Interests:  Running, biking, golfing, hunting and boating on area lakes

    Family:  I’ve been married to my best friend, Natalie, for 25 years and have two children Joshua and Lindsay

    Learner:  B.A. in Communication Arts from University of Wisconsin-Madison; Master of Divinity from Trinity International University


    Fun Facts: I love plants & gardening, California, and Christmas.  Oldest of four girls born in Texas

    Favorite Foods:  I'm not even kidding: sandwiches!  Gluten free bread was a GAME CHANGER! 

    Favorite Artists:  My sisters.  For real.  Immensely gifted

    Interests:  Ultimate Frisbee, aquariums & anything to do with the ocean, plants.  Did I mention plants?

    Favorite Podcasts:  Quick to Listen, Relevant, That Sounds Fun

    Learner:  B.S. in Elementary Education, a handful of grad classes at Trinity Evangelical


    Fun Fact: I was in ballet for 10 years and can dance on pointe

    Favorite foods: Seafood, pizza or a good burger

    Favorite Artists: Matthew West, Mercy Me, For King & Country, Newsboys

    Hobbies/interests: taking walks, watching sports (especially football) and spending time with family & friends

    Family: My husband and I both grew up in Oshkosh and attended high school together.  We just celebrated our 21st wedding anniversary.  We have high school-aged twin daughters and a son in grade school.

    Learner: Administrative Assistant degree from Fox Valley Technical College