Meet the Team

Dedicated & Certified

Joel Wallenbeck

Senior Pastor

Pastor Wallenbeck is dedicated to leading our church through the preaching and teaching of God’s Word. He is very excited to add this new ministry!

Tangi Dale

Director

Tangi has over 30 years of experience in assorted ministries working with children. She loves being a mom and grandma and serving the Lord. 

Shirley Wallenbeck

Secretary

Shirley has a love for the ministry! She is very creative and loves to find ways to make old things to shine again! She loves to serve along side her husband. 

Kara Michaelson

Preschool Instructor

Kara enjoys writing as a side hobby. She also considers herself a sushi and coffee enthusiast. On the weekends she enjoys spending time with her German shepherd, traveling, and practicing judo.

Kadi Michaelson

Teacher Aid

Kadi's interests include unlimited sketch books with drawing tools, bookshelves full of adventures, and spending time with her family and friends. She hopes to one day own a hair salon. 

Sarah Wallenbeck

Teacher Aid

Sarah loves to write stories and read any book she can get her hands on. She loves to hang out with her friends by watching movies, going to bonfires, and helping at her church. 

Mackenzie Stevens

Teacher Aid/ Para Trainer

Mackenzie loves working with children and watching movies. She also enjoys exploring the outdoors, long boarding, and hiking.

What Parents Think

"So much more than childcare, truly, family-care. Tangi and Shirley became the best friends I didn't know I was missing. They have cheered with us, laughed with us, cried with us, and all the while loved us and our family. I cannot imagine raising my kids without their support."

Kayla

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