Meet The Staff

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Lance Clay

Lead Pastor


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.

This could be YOU!  See the Home page for a job description and application.

Christian Ed. & Youth Director

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.

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

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.

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.