West Shore Lutheran School Staff

Bradley Feenstra

Grand Valley State University

        BA in Group Social Studies with Minor in Geography 2002

Concordia University Ann Arbor

         Colloquy Minister of Religion 2009


Principal/6th- 8th Grade Teacher

Tammy Ewalt

Muskegon Business College/Baker College of Muskegon

  Associates Degree in Accounting


Office Administrator

Lisa Serene

Early Childhood Education @ Muskegon Community College (1994) & Baker College (2009)


Child Care Director


Catina Jacobs

Muskegon Community College


Early Childhood Education


Preschool Director

Elizabeth Kaschube

Concordia University Ann Arbor

     BA in Elementary Education

     Minors in Psychology and 

     English Literature

     Lutheran Teaching Diploma


Kindergarten Teacher

Jennifer Reck

Concordia University Ann Arbor

BA in education minors in social sciences and biology 1983


1st Grade teacher

Beth Paluch

Concordia University Chicago - 1981

    BA in Elementary Education - concentrations in Early Childhood Education and Youth Education

Trinity Lutheran Church - Director of Music since 1993

2nd & 3rd Grade Teacher


Beth Cowan

Concordia College, Ann Arbor

        BA in Education with Minors in Science, Physical Education, and Planned Program 1984

Western Michigan University

         MA in Education 1994


4th & 5th Grade Teacher


Stephanie McFarland

Calvin College- BA Elementary Education with minors in Spanish and Integrated Science (2006)


Spanish K-8

Rychelle Boden

University of South Dakota

     Bachelor of Science in K-12 Art Education, 1995

Marygrove University 

     Master in the Art of Teaching Literacy & Reading, K-6, 2009


1-8 Art Teacher


Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Staff


Elizabeth Thies

Western Michigan University

     BS in Printing Management with Minor in Art, 1991


Our Redeemer's Office Secretary

Trinity Lutheran Church Staff

Paul Appold

Concordia University, Ann Arbor

BA in Social Studies with a minor in Physical Education 1984

Wayne State University

M. Ed. in Social Studies Education in 1995

Concordia Seminary

M. Div. in 2001


Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church

West Shore Lutheran School Executive Board of Directors