Joe Brummel


Joe Brummel is in his fourteenth year as chaplain at Central College for the 2013-2014 academic year. Originally a detective, Joe felt called to pursue a degree at New Brunswick Seminary where he earned his Master’s in Divinity. He pastored churches in near Holland, IA and Prairie City, IA before joining the Central community.  During summer months, Joe and his wife lead church camps around the state of Iowa, many of which minister to disadvantaged youth who have parents in prison. In his spare time, Joe enjoys reading, refinishing furniture, and playing with his grandchildren.


Sarah Schlager

Service Coordinator/Office Manager

Sarah is in her seventh year as the service coordinator/office manager for the 2013-2014 academic year. A Central College ‘07 graduate, Sarah has nine summers of camp counselor experience and previously worked for two years at the Christian Opportunity Center in Pella, IA. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys spending time outdoors—biking, going for walks, stargazing, and reading. She also enjoys staying well connected with her campers from summer months.