Our Leadership Team

The staff and leadership here at Faith Church is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for the church. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at info@faithchurchmanitowoc.org, 920-684-7208.

  • Jeremy Vance - Senior Pastor

    Pastor Jeremy joined us on staff in 2006. A native of Wisconsin, Jeremy received his B.A. in Religion at Northwestern College in Iowa, and went on to earn his M. Div. from Phoenix Seminary. Jeremy entered into full-time ministry as a pastor in 1994. He and his wife, Jill, have four children. In his free time, Jeremy enjoys spending time with his family, and being outdoors golfing, camping, canoeing, fishing and hiking.

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  • Brian Schley- Student Ministries & Missions Pastor

    Pastor Brian joined the Faith Church family in 2016. He grew up in neighboring Two Rivers and later received a BA in Psychology and Sociology from St. Norbert College, MSE from UW-Oshkosh in School Counseling, and an MA in Christian Ministries from Liberty University. Before his call to Faith, he spent nine years as a middle school counselor. Brian is passionate about teaching the Word of God and pouring into the lives of students. He also is passionate about spending time with his 4 little girls and his wife, Tiffani. Brian enjoys reading, being outdoors, camping, boating, biking, and coaching and playing sports.

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  • Kyle Matenaer - Worship and Connections Pastor  

    Pastor Kyle joined the staff at Faith in 2015. He grew up in southern Wisconsin and has been leading worship in the church for over 15 years. He received his B.A. in Modern Music Ministry with an emphasis in Piano Performance and Worship Leadership from Visible Music College located in Memphis, TN in 2012. Kyle is passionate about creating an atmosphere where people can come and freely experience and worship God. His goal is to ignite in others a passion for worship; praising God in Spirit and in Truth. Kyle also leads the Creative Team at Faith. Kyle enjoys spending time with his daughter and wife, Rebecca. Kyle loves to spend time in the recording studio, writing worship songs, bombing around on his motorcycle, and playing in his Santana cover band.

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  • Julie O'Toole - Children's Ministry Director

    Julie has been attending Faith Church since 2015. She grew up in Ohio where she received her Childhood Development Associate Degree and her Medical Assistant Degree. Before joining the Staff at Faith Julie worked for L.B. Clark Middle School in the special education department and serves in Crossfire. Her passion is to help children know they are loved and they are fearfully and wonderfully made by God. Julie is married to her high school sweetheart Tom and they have 3 children. She enjoys spending time with her family, watching her daughter compete in gymnastics, camping, traveling, going to Ohio to see family and hanging out with the youth group.

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  • Holly Ford - Early Childhood Director

    Holly and her family are new to the area and have been attending Faith since 2019. She was born and raised in Oshkosh where she received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Prior to relocation Holly worked at her home church and was actively involved in youth ministry. Since their move she has enjoyed being a stay at home mom. Holly met her husband and best friend, Andy, at the age of 16. God has blessed them with two beautiful children. She loves spending time with her family and building lasting memories. Holly has a passion for children and youth to teach and guide them in the knowledge of having a personal relationship with Jesus through stories, songs, laughter and being silly. In her free time she likes to play games with her kids or do fun art projects.

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Our Administrative Team

  • Jen Sorenson - Office Administrator

    Jen has been a part of the church family since 2006 and on staff since 2013. She obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration from UW-Green Bay. Jen loves spending time with her husband, three children and friends.

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  • Angie Goessl - Office Secretary

    Angie was born and raised in Lower Pennisula Michigan and graduated from Holly High School in 1986. She moved to Wisconsin in 1987 and married her husband, Michael, in 1989. Angie joined the staff in 2007 but has been a part of the Faith family since 2006. Angie and her husband have two children and two grandchildren. In her free time, Angie loves to spend time with her family and friends, exercise and read.

  • Heidi Dalberg - Digital Media Specialist

    Heidi is a Wisconsin native and loves her beautiful state and enjoys spending time in God's creation with her husband Jared - gardening, biking, camping, kayaking and enjoying all the fun winter has to offer, too! She and her husband have called Faith Church home since 2007 and actively volunteer with the Connections Ministry and as Home Discipleship Leaders. They also previously served in Children's Ministry and the Deacon Ministry. She joined the team in August 2012 and loves getting to create art and tell people about Jesus at the same time! She earned her Bachelor of Arts from Winona State University in Minnesota and her Master of Science in Medical Illustration from the Medical College of Georgia. She creates visual communication materials & videography and also manages the website and Facebook.

Elder Board

The elders at Faith Church ensure the teaching and activities of the church are consistent with its doctrinal statement, pray for the needs of the congregation, shepherd the congregation, oversee business of the church, nominate candidates for elder and deacon for election by the congregation and recommend an annual budget to the congregation. To contact an elder, please call the church or click on a name below to email.

Elder Chairman: Paul Liermann

Elders: Dean SenglaubJerel Sehloff, Vance Higdon, Ron Ziolkowski, and Jeremy Vance