Meet The Staff

Pastor Greg  enjoys music, playing guitar, taking photos, watching Baseball, juggling Meat Cleavers and playing with his Grandsons. 

Greg Lindenberger

Lead Pastor

Judy Aspen

Christian Ed. & Youth Director

Judy’s favorite things include attending her children’s activities and sporting events, Husker volleyball and football, chocolate, and cats (but she’s in denial about being a crazy cat lady!)

Tom Michalek

Traditional Music Director

Tom enjoys spending time with his wife Amy and daughter Grace. Tom is also an avid runner, and enjoys watching Husker volleyball. 

Brandee Schram Contemporary Music Accompanist

Dr. Sam Rathod

Associate Pastor

Family and friends are important to me so I grab every opportunity I get to travel to visit them. To read non-fictional books and the Time magazine are a treat.. I take time out to enjoy aqua exercise. Visiting the residents at the nursing homes is rewarding to me. I also enjoy watching news stories on TV. I love animals, especially dogs.

Julie Simmons

 Youth Assistant

I enjoy working with children, as well as traveling, being outdoors, baking, and reading. I also love playing baseball and football with my son, Quinn.

Barbara Sergeant


Besides my great interest in Music, I enjoy traveling and spending time with my family. In my spare time, I like to make quilts, crochet, knit, and do needlepoint. 

Joe Vanderpool  

Contemporary Music Director

I am involved in softball, spending time with family and friends and participating in and watching various sports.

Tanjie Petr  Administrative Assistant

I am my daughters' #1 fan when it comes to their activities. I enjoy watching various sporting events, bowling, being outdoors, and spending quality time with family and friends.

Brad Hartman

Maintenance Engineer

Enjoys all sports, hunting, fishing, weight lifting, and spending time with his daughter. Also, working for FUMC as one of his 2 jobs is both rewarding and uplifting as he loves doing things for the church.

Janet Schmidt


Problemsolving and learning new things tops my list of fun activities. My working at the church, family history, family consumer science topics, home repair, travel, book clubs snd bible studies help fill the problemsolving and learning curve!

Deana Flint

Part-time Cleaning

Spending quality time with my mom is very uplifting. I enjoy meeting new people and building friendships. I also enjoy taking care of the church, it is very rewarding.