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.
Service Coordinator/Office Manager
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.