Meet Our Staff


  • Pastor Ken Boudreau

    Pastor


    Hours: M-Thur. 8:30-4:30 or by appointment

    Phone: 651-480-2273

    Cell (Urgent Needs): 612-380-5417

    Email: [email protected]

  • Kristi Bauer

    Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministry  

    Kristi is farm girl who grew up in southwest Minnesota. As the Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministry Kristi is passionate about equipping parents and impacting kids & students through every phase of life. Kristi loves meeting and talking with people to help them discover the intersection between their story and God’s story. When not at church Kristi enjoys geocaching with her husband Adam, listening to Christmas music, and playing piano.

    Hours: M-Thur. 8:30-4:30 or by appointment

    Phone: 651-346-1212

    Email: [email protected]

  • Gwen Krehbiel

    Administrative Assistant / office manager   

    In the spring of 2018, Gwen Krehbiel joined the Hope Lutheran Church staff as the part-time Administrative Assistant. She is a homeshool mom of Sam (10th grade) and Ben (6th grade) so you may see the boys around church too. Her family has been a member of the congregation since 2015. She has also been the Church Council secretary and VBS kitchen lead. Gwen loves to quilt, sew, bake and garden in her spare time. 

    Part-time summer hours: Monday 12-5, Tuesday 9-5 or by appointment

    Phone: 651-480-2273

    Email: [email protected]

  • Vacant

    Preschool Administrator 

    This position is currently seeking applicants. /preschool/employment

    Part-time hours: August-May 8:15-11:45 and as needed for functions

    Phone: 651-346-1213

    Email: [email protected]

  • Jim Cummings

    Custodian

    Jim has been a charter member of the congregation. Over the years he has served in many roles and leadership positions. Jim has a uplifting sense of humor and helps keeps the staff and building at it's best. Jim's favorite thing about working at Hope is being able to work with his hands and use his God given gift of caring for the congregation and the building. In his spare time Jim enjoys riding his motorcycle and working on Radio Controlled (RC) airplanes.

    Part-time hours: As needed

    Phone: 651-480-2273

    Email: [email protected]