Our Leadership

“Officers are coaches who train, assist and encourage the saints who carry out the calling of the church in the world.”

– Edmund P. Clowney, Emeritus Professor of Practical Theology and former President of Westminster Theological Seminary

Elders

Also known as overseers, these men lead the congregation primarily through teaching and applying the Bible and by praying for the people.

  • Kramer Farney

    Kramer Farney

    Elder

    In early 2016, God led Kramer and his wife Heather to Redeemer. They quickly became involved in various ministries of the church where Kramer’s pastoral giftings became evident. Kramer has served as an elder and worship pastor in the past, and is passionate about sound doctrine being taught both through the pulpit and through music. He and Heather live in Chaska with their daughter Hayden. He enjoys family fun time, golf, and farming.

  • Jason Harrison

    Jason Harrison

    Elder

    Jason has been a member of Redeemer since 2017. In addition to his pastoral role, he serves in an administrative capacity on staff. Before coming to RBC, he completed his Master of Divinity degree at Central Seminary and served on staff at Eden Baptist Church in Burnsville. Jason and his wife Christa live in St. Louis Park. He enjoys running, traveling, and reading in his spare time.

  • Dale Stinson

    Dale Stinson

    Elder

    Since coming to Redeemer in December of 2014, Dale and his family have felt that the RBC family is their own. During the last few years Dale has ministered to the church through preaching, teaching, and providing biblical counseling. He has a Master of Divinity degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and has served in various vocational ministry settings over the years. Dale lives in Waconia with his wife Amie and their four boys. He enjoys reading, playing music, being outside, running, biking, and spending time with his family. Dale loves Jesus, His Word, and His church, and delights in making the name of Jesus known alongside his faith family here at RBC.

  • Bill Walsh

    Bill Walsh

    Elder

    Bill has been attending Redeemer since 2012. He is the Director of International Outreach for The Gospel Coalition where he is engaged in a mission called Theological Famine Relief for the Global Church. He and his wife, Cindi, live in South Minneapolis and have two adult children. Bill is a talented photographer and enjoys travel, other cultures, and everything outdoors.

  • David Wessner

    David Wessner

    Elder

    A member of Redeemer since 2009, David desires to serve the Lord through serving the body of RBC. He is retired from the field of health care and currently works as the executive producer at Thinking Man Films. David and his wife, Patti, live in Shorewood and are the parents to three grown children. David’s talents include playing the steel guitar, especially in worship, and he enjoys boating and visiting his four grandkids.

  • Jason Wredberg

    Jason Wredberg

    Elder / Pastor for Preaching

    Jason joined Redeemer as the vocational pastor for preaching in February 2017. He has been in full-time pastoral ministry since 2005 and is a graduate of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is passionate about shepherding, preaching, and serving the church in a way that is God-centered, Bible-saturated, gospel-driven and grace-motivated. Jason and his wife, Karen, live in Delano with their four children, two girls and two boys. When he's not playing with his kids, he occasionally golfs, but always cheers for the Minnesota Vikings, holding out hope that they will one day win it all!


Deacons

  • Jamy Antoine

    Jamy Antoine

    Deacon & Mercy Ministry

  • Tim Bro

    Tim Bro

    Deacon

  • Paul Gustafson

    Paul Gustafson

    Deacon

  • Tammy Hoyt

    Tammy Hoyt

    Deaconess & Mercy Ministry

  • Ben Larson

    Ben Larson

    Deacon

  • Jason Merritt

    Jason Merritt

    Deacon

  • Brandon Weis

    Brandon Weis

    Deacon

  • Mike Wolfe

    Mike Wolfe

    Deacon & Mercy Ministry


Staff

  • Sara Briggs

    Sara Briggs

    Graphic Production Coordinator

  • Tammy Hoyt

    Tammy Hoyt

    Office Admin

  • Ben Larson

    Ben Larson

    Service Production

  • Cory LaVasseur

    Cory LaVasseur

    Facilities Coordinator

  • Bethany Pfeffer

    Bethany Pfeffer

    Early Childhood Coordinator

  • Lorie Schnell

    Lorie Schnell

    Communications