Meet our Staff . . .


Since 2022

Pastor Christine was installed as our first female settled Pastor on June 2, 2024.

After receiving her Master of Divinity degree from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in 2014, Christine served as a transitional minister throughout the Southeast Association UCC.

Doing sabbatical coverage, intentional interims & legacy ministry, her focus has been on

leadership development, conflict management & building healthy relationships within congregations.

Prior to discerning her call to ministry, Christine worked in printing & publishing, retail sales &

institutional food service. A professed “theology nerd,” Christine brings to E&R her love of God, people & interfaith ministry.

In her free time, Christine enjoys reading, listening to music, nature walks, & spending time with

family & friends.

Her typical office hours are:

MON & TUES: 9 am - 3 pm

& FRI: 12 - 3 pm

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Pastor Christine.

Christian Ed Director

Since 2011

Mary Ann loves working with the families of our church. She has developed a Sunday school program that helps our children understand the Bible in age-appropriate ways to learn about God, themselves & each other, all while having fun too!

Mary Ann is responsible for recruiting & training teachers & helpers as well as maintaining safe-church policies. In addition to Sunday school & VBS, she co-teaches Confirmation, directs the Youth Group & oversees the Trailblazers group.

Mary Ann also coordinates Family Fun activities, including our Fall Festival, bowling & baseball outings as well as Crafter's Corners, movie nights, the Book Club, a Women's Bible Study group, Baking Buddies & more!

Mary Ann lives in Waukesha with her husband, Greg & their three daughters.

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Mary Ann.

Office Manager

Since 2010

Brigette is our face of the church throughout the week. She manages all the tasks of the office from the calendar, emails, phone, reporting & scheduling to the weekly bulletin, Power Points, website, electronic sign & monthly newsletter as well as most everything in between.

If you have any questions about the church, programs, events, meetings, serving schedules, volunteering, weddings & more, she will do her best to answer them or direct you to who can.

In her free time Brigette enjoys walking/hiking with her husband Mark & spending time with their Brady bunch blended & blessed family of 6 children.


Her typical office hours are:

MON- THUR: 7:30 am - 2 pm

& FRI: 7:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Don Backler


Since 2014

Sue Buyatt


Since 2020

Joel Matthys

Choir Director

Since 2017

Rueck Ruecktenwald


Since 1990