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  • Mailing Address: 1500 County Road 24, Medina, MN 55356

 

 

Our Staff

Pastoral Staff

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Paul Johnson

Senior Pastor

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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.  

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Annette Jackson

Associate Pastor

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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.

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Drew Johnson

Family Ministries Pastor

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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.

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Lea Holmes

Worship Pastor

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I love to cultivate spaces where people can encounter God. I really believe that we are changed by the peace, power, rest, joy, and love found in His presence. Whether I’m leading from the stage or in the quiet of my home, I hold authenticity among my highest values in life. Two of my happy places are creating in the kitchen, or wandering in the woods with my husband, Austin. 

 
 
 
 
 

 

Operations

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Jana Haugen

Director of Operations

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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. 

 

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Greta Menozzi

Director of Finance

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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!

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Amy Fall

Office Administrator

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I am the administrator here at Woodridge. I love the community I get to be with and the work I get to do: creating the weekend programs, graphics and handouts, the account payables, and so much more. I live in Saint Bonifacius with my husband Jordan and our daughter Leora. I really enjoy drinking coffee with people, playing and teaching piano, and photography.

Family Ministry

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Joni Heinsch

Elementary Director

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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.

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Elissa Madson

Middle School Director

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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. 

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Austin Holmes

High School Pastor

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As the High School Pastor 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 Minneapolis with my beautiful wife Lea Holmes. I love making music and a good cup of coffee.

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Kim Holzschuh

Early Childhood Director

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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!

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Jenny Rizzardi

Children's Ministry Associate

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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.

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Anne Sabean

Early Childhood Associate

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My name is Anne Sabean and I am an Early Childhood Associate. I am honored to work with the tiniest attendees at Woodridge! I love to see their excitement as they come to learn about the love of Jesus each week. I live in Plymouth with my husband, Andy and our two daughters. I enjoy traveling, gardening, and spending time with family and friends. My favorite verse is Joshua 1:9, which reminds me that the Lord is with us wherever we go!

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Jen Teachey

Early Childhood Associate

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Hi! My name is Jen Teachey and I am an Early Childhood Associate in the Clubhouse. I love working with children because their pure joy, love, and wonder is so contagious! I see the love of Jesus in every smile and giggle and I'm so blessed by each and every child that comes through the door here at Woodridge.  I live in Plymouth with my husband Ryan and our 3 girls: Daphne, Cora, and Aubrey.

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Jared Kingry

Middle School Director

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I have been led to walk alongside and love the upcoming generations of middle school aged kids and to encourage a faith of personal relationship with Jesus. My hope is to promote a community that loves well. I live in Hopkins with my wife Natalie, our little girl Junia, and our dog August. I enjoy adventuring in the outdoors, shooting photos, and playing board games with a group of friends.

Worship Arts

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Lea Holmes

Worship Pastor

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I love to cultivate spaces where people can encounter God. I really believe that we are changed by the peace, power, rest, joy, and love found in His presence. Whether I’m leading from the stage or in the quiet of my home, I hold authenticity among my highest values in life. Two of my happy places are creating in the kitchen, or wandering in the woods with my husband, Austin.