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.

  • 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 Chaska 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

  • Betty Dodge

    Betty Dodge

    Director of Children's Discipleship

  • Jason Harrison

    Jason Harrison

    Pastoral Assistant

  • 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