Mailing Address: 1500 County Road 24, Medina, MN 55356
I am Paul Johnson, the Senior Pastor. I have the privilege of working with our talented and committed staff to see all Woodridge attenders growing to know and follow Jesus. I love to teach and lead and serve. I am in the ministry because I love God and people. I enjoy tennis, exercising - salmon is my very favorite food. I have an amazing wife who is a partner in every way. We have two sons, a daughter and five grandchildren that add so much to our lives.
Pastor Annette Jackson attended Crown College where she received her degree in Pastoral Ministry & Psychology. In 1995 she accepted an intern position with Woodridge Church. Since then she has fulfilled a number of positions within Woodridge and currently serves as the Associate Pastor of Woodridge Church as well as the HR director for Aspen Grove Network. She lives in Plymouth with her husband David and kids Corrina & Brandon.
Family Ministries Pastor
I am the Family Ministries Pastor. I live in Wayzata with my wife Lauren and our kids Eleanor and Eli. My favorite part of the Bible is in John 10 when Jesus tells us that he came so that we could have full life. I love this growing and changing community called Woodridge and it is one of the great joys of my life that I get to work here.
Director of Operations
I am the Director of Operations here at Woodridge. My role is to provide leadership and direction to the Administrative, Communications, Events, Facilities and Food Services staff and volunteers. I also works closely with the Director of Finance to oversee financial contributions. Ministry aspects of my role include mentoring and leading the Stepping In Bible Studies for Women here at Woodridge. I love seeing others come to know and follow Jesus, experiencing His love and forgiveness.
Director of Finance
As the Director of Finance, I oversee anything related to finances for the Aspen Grove Network including giving, financial statements, disbursements and more. I love God more than anything and am passionate about connecting people to his love. My favorite verse is Matthew 6:33. I am blessed with an amazing husband Bill and two wonderful children Thomas and Lauren. Please reach out to me as I would love to meet you!
I am one of the administrators here at Woodridge. My work largely consists of doing graphic design and accounts payable, both of which I love. I have a huge passion for all things coffee, piano, and photography. Most Sundays you will find me upstairs running the lights and slides for the services. I am married to Jordan and we have one daughter named Leora.
My name is Joni Heinsch and I am the Director of Treasureland. One of the greatest joys about leading children and small group leaders in Treasureland is the opportunity to lead them to Christ. Nothing is of greater value than knowing one of God’s precious treasures will spend eternity in Heaven with Him. I have four Grandchildren that I adore! I enjoy spending time with my husband of 32 years motorcycling or playing softball.
Middle School Director
As one of Middle School Directors here at Woodridge, I get the privilege of teaching, loving, and supporting our youth as they grow in their walk with Jesus and understanding their significance in the world around them. I live in Wayzata with my husband, Joe, and our two young boys, Levi and Wesley. My greatest desires to create meaningful community, support healthy families, and honor God.
Middle School Director
My name is Brice Kamtche. I am the Middle School Co-Director at Woodridge Church. I started attending Woodridge in 2014 and since then, I have come to know and love our community. I am honored to lead students and their families to know God, love Him and live for Him as true sons and daughters. I live in Medina and I’m slowly starting to call Minnesota home. I really enjoy connecting with people and celebrate who they are. When I have free time, I enjoy reading, working out and hanging out with my friends and family.
High School Director
As the High School Director at Woodridge Church, it is my passion to see the love of God shape people into disciples of Christ! Matthew 16:25 inspires me daily in my desire for God’s Kingdom to come in the lives and rhythms of kids, students, and adults in our community. I live in Wayzata with my beautiful wife Lea Holmes. I love making music and a good cup of coffee.
Early Childhood Director
My name is Kim Holzschuh, I am the Early Childhood Director. You will find me in the clubhouse. Working in the clubhouse and teaching children about Jesus gives me great Joy! It is so much fun interacting with children and getting to know their families. I am married to Shawn and we have three children; Isabel, Haley and Bennett. My family loves calling Woodridge Church our home!
Children's Ministry Associate
I assist the Director of Treasureland. I grew up as a missionary kid and ever since have always had the hearts, souls and minds of kids as a passion of mine. In some way, I have worked with children in church for almost 30 years. I do believe that Jesus holds a very special place in His heart for children. I have a wonderful family; married to Rich Rizzardi and two great kids, Tyler and Lauren.
Worship Leader || Student Ministries Director
It is an absolute honor to be a worship leader here at Woodridge Church, and to serve as a part of the student ministry team. It is my greatest passion to point people towards God's heart and watch as they are transformed by Love. I live in Wayzata with my husband, Austin, where we try to fit as many students into our apartment for game nights as possible. I love the beauty and adventure of this life of following Jesus.