Staff & Leaders (Page 2)

Welcome to the St. Andrew Lutheran Church Staff Page. If you would like to filter staff contacts by group, you can do so with the yellow “Groups” button above. If you have a question you can also reach out via our contact page.

Steve Gitto

In 2003 the company I worked for at the time was contracted by St Andrew to migrate the Church’s dial-up Internet connections to a network-based, dedicated bandwidth Internet service. That is where it all began for me. During that time God showed me an opportunity where I could be part of a team dedicated to the ongoing mission of the Church by providing technical services as needed. Since then I have been blessed by the many relationships over the years…

Joy Lillejord

My name is Joy Lillejord. I have been the Marketing and Communications Director at St. Andrew for 5 years overseeing all aspects of media and communication. My husband and I live in Eden Prairie with our 3 teenaged children and dog, Ruby. When I’m not at work I like to spend my time watching my children participate in their activities, craft, and travel (preferably somewhere warm).

Jack Lynch

Hello there, my name is Jack Lynch and I started at St. Andrew in the summer of 2017. I’m St. Andrew’s Media & Communications Specialist, so I’m busy with creating videos, taking pictures, and making posts on social media. My Fiancé and I, Selena, live in Dinkytown with our dog Archie. In my free time I enjoy activities like: lifting, playing video games, watching basketball/football, and hanging out with friends/family.

Dana Mostad

My name is Dana Mostad. I started at St. Andrew in the summer of 2015. I am the church’s graphic designer, and I create the various visual pieces for the church. My wife Annie and I live in Victoria with our two sons, Jack and Adam, and dog Milton. In my free time I enjoy activities like: bowling, cycling, fishing, camping, golf, and travel.

Celeste Nitti

Hello everyone! My name is Celeste Nitti. I just started at St. Andrew in August. I am proud to be the church’s Communications Coordinator. I would like to say that service couldn’t go on without me, but that sounds a little arrogant! Every week I make the bulletins and slides for each service including The Table. I also help with various other things around the office that include designing pieces, folding lots of inserts, and posting on social media. I…

Chuck Noble

My name is Chuck Noble. I am the Building Services Supervisor and I have been working at St. Andrew since 2012. look forward to working with you to help set up your meetings, classes and special events, and to help keep the building presentable. I truly enjoy working with everyone on a daily basis. My wife Ranae and I have lived in Eden Prairie for 35 years. We enjoy spending time with our children and 3 grandsons. We also enjoy…

John Nolan

My name is John Nolan. I joined the St Andrew Financial Services staff as the Bookkeeper in January, 2019. In my role I have the privilege of working with a very dedicated group of Volunteer Counters. Each Monday we count the cash and checks received in the collections and mail and prepare the bank deposit. Yes, I can attest, some of them work for donuts! I am also responsible for the receipts from the On-line Giving and Payment Programs, a…

Sandy Olson

My name is Sandy Olson and I am the Technology Coordinator for St. Andrew which means I work with all things wired or plugged in. My day is spent with computers, printers, phones and a little with sound boards. When not troubleshooting those things, I get to help with Confirmation and Spirit in the Pines. My husband, Chris, and I live in Eden Prairie with our young adult kids, Michael and Katy. We spend much time with the Eden Prairie…

Kathie Radcliffe

Hi, I’m Kathie Radcliffe, Communications Administrative Assistant – which means I get to greet you from the front desk as I tend to the details of baptisms, emails, phones, and tying up loose ends. I have been with St. Andrew since April of 2019 and am so happy to be a part of such a loving community. I’m a true ‘people person’ and love getting to know you and sharing laughter. I live in Eden Prairie with my two dogs,…

Steve Starks

My name is Steve Starks and I started working at St. Andrew in early 2012. I am the church’s Building and Property Manager, and handle everything from leaky faucets to grounds maintenance and building updates. I have five children and live in Bloomington. When I’m not busy with my family, my hobbies/activities include golf, bicycling, softball, boating, working on cars and miscellaneous home projects.

Steve Young