Staff

Staff

Janelle Hein 2018

Mrs. Hein  – janellehein@gmail.com

Janelle Hein is a former student and graduate of Grace Lutheran School.  She went on to attend Immanuel Lutheran High School in Eau Claire, WI.  She continued there at Immanuel Lutheran College, graduating from the Education program.  She has previously taught at Messiah Lutheran School in Eau Claire, WI, and Redemption Lutheran School in Lynnwood, WA.  Janelle’s husband, John, is the pastor at Grace Lutheran.

Ellen Bergstrom 2018

Mrs. Bergstrom –  ebergstr@gmail.com

A graduate of Grace Lutheran School, Mrs. Bergstrom has a lifelong connection to its past, present, and future.  She serves on a part-time basis in various roles where her gifts and the students’ needs coincide.  Part of our faculty since 2001-2002, her current courseload is primarily in the Language Arts with some Sciences as well, grades 2 and up.  Mrs. Bergstrom’s educational training began in the Christian day school and followed to Immanuel Lutheran High School and College.  She earned her Elementary Education degree with an emphasis on special needs and reading instruction from Southwest Minnesota State University, and later added a Kindergarten licensure from Crown College.  Her ongoing training has been in the field of Special Learners which she has been able to apply at Grace when students need extra help, particularly in reading and English.

Mrs. Nelson 2018

Mrs. Nelson –  aymond2nelson@yahoo.com

Heidi Nelson teaches Kindergarten, first, and second grade at Grace. She attended gradeschool at Berea Lutheran in Inver Grove Heights, then Immanuel Lutheran in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, for high school. She continued on there for college, where she obtained her Education degree. She taught grades 1-4 in Saginaw, Michigan, for 3 years before getting married and moving back to the Twin Cities to start a family. During this time, she taught enrichment classes at a local childcare center for 10 years. Heidi has two children that currently attend Grace.

Pastor Hein 2018

Pastor Hein –  john.p.hein@gmail.com

See Pastor Link for more information on Pastor Hein.