Staff & Leadership Board


Pastor Neal Cannon

Pastor Micah Pearson


John Call, Maintenance Engineer

Nick Conway, Assistant Maintenance Engineer

Sean Craven, Assistant Custodian

Daniel Ditmanson, Youth Outreach and Program Director

Orville Holland, Financial Assistant

Logan Pankratz, Communications Director

Linda Lutgen,

Finance and Facilities Director

2022 Leadership Board Members

Woodlake’s Leadership Board consists of an executive team (President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer) and Commissioners who lead their specific areas of the congregation (Properties, Congregational Care, Congregational Life, Worship and Music, Service and Justice, and Children, Youth, and Families). Contact the Board at

President: Cindy Hanson

Vice-President: Karen Nilsen

Secretary: Jean Kass

Treasurer: Bill Bullock

Worship and Music Commissioner: Deb Heinecke

Properties Commissioner: Gary Nix

Congregational Life Commissioner: Cheryl Lundsgaard

Service and Justice Commissioner: Dave Thompson

Children, Youth, and Family Commissioner: Brianne Tharp

Congregational Care Commissioner: Leslie Lien

Youth Representative: Mara Lien