Faculty & Staff

Alissa Ambroso

Director of Curriculum and Instruction/Social Studies Department Chairperson
920-921-4930 Ext. 115

Gail Bates

Office Manager
920-921-4930 Ext. 302

Jarred Beduze

Vice Principal/Religion Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 303

Kortney Behnke

Special Education Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 111

Brad Bendix

Activities Director/History Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 305

Kristen Bendix

SCRIP Program Coordinator
920-921-4930 Ext. 313

Emily Bilitz

SNSP Designee/Learning Coordinator/Special Education, English and Math Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 113

Ellen Brehm

Art Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 116

Kevin Ehlke

Director of Mission Advancement
920-921-4930 Ext. 308

Kimberly Guell

SNSP Paraprofessional
920-921-4930 Ext. 113

Pastor David Haag

Foreign Language Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 126

Tonia Hartwig

Part Time Admin. Assistant
920-921-4930 Ext. 301

Samantha Haynes

Donor Experience Coordinator
920-921-4930 Ext.

Mark Heckendorf

PE Department Chairperson/Physical Education and Science Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 129

Amanda Henry

Technical Education Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 122

Scott Herrewig

English Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 118

Jeff Isom

Facilities Manager
920-921-4930 Ext. 312

Pastor Philip Janke

Director of Admissions and Communication/Religion Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 306

Don Kerr

Technical Education Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 152

Jordan King

Technology Coordinator
920-921-4930 Ext. 127

Travis Kretsch

Math, Physical Education, and Science Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 130

Abby Kurth

Director of Bands
920-921-4930 Ext. 157
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Nate LaMotte

Alumni & Annual Giving Coordinator
920-921-4930 Ext. 

Denise Meyer

Kitchen Staff Head
920-921-4930 Ext. 314

Andy Mildebrandt

Theater Department Head/History and Religion Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 201

Kris Miller

Science Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 128

Kristin Mose

International Student Coordinator/Foreign Language Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 203

Derek Nellessen

Custodian
920-921-4930

John Orvis

Custodian
920-921-4930

Laurel Papenfuss

Math Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 202

Andy Pappenfuss

Science Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 132

Kris Pappenfuss

Guidance Administrative Assistant
920-921-4930 Ext. 311

Alex Quist

English and Religion Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 124

Moriah Quist

Science Instructor
920-921-4930

Jamie Roecker

English and Health Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 117

Dr. Greta Scharp

Association Director of Curriculum & Instruction
920-921-4930

Eric Schraufnagel

Business Manager/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 307

David Schroeder

Principal/Religion Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 304

Lori Schroeder

Kitchen Staff
920-921-4930 Ext. 314

Jeremy Thiesfeldt

Guidance Coordinator & Registrar/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 310

Paul Thiesfeldt

Math Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 205

Kelli Trewin

Kitchen Staff
920-921-4930 Ext. 314

Jessica Wiedmeyer

Kitchen Staff
920-921-4930 Ext. 314

Pastor John Werner

Religion Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 204

Dale Witte

Fine Arts Department Chairperson/Instructor
920-921-4930 Ext. 153

Johanna Yenter

Marketing and Events Coordinator
920-921-4930 Ext. 309

“It’s very welcoming here, and everyone is just so happy for you to be here.  All the teachers really know you really well.”

– Class of ‘21

WLA Executive Board

Jarred Beduze
Vice Principal
Fond du Lac
Brad Bendix
Activities Director
Redeemer, Fond du Lac
Teacher Kaleb Buch
St. Luke, Oakfield
Kevin Ehlke
Director of Mission Advancement
Redeemer, Fond du Lac
Lay Member Josh Guell
St. Peter, Fond du Lac
Pastor Philip Janke
Director of Admissions and Communication
Faith, Fond du Lac
Pastor Matthew Kiecker
St. John’s, Lomira
Teacher David Lecker
Redeemer, Fond du Lac
Lay Member Kyle Loehr
St. Paul, Mt. Calvary
Chairman Dan Loest
Faith, Fond du Lac
Lay Member Paul Muche
Faith, Fond du Lac
Lay Member Tom Pollack
Grace, Oshkosh
Pastor Chris Rathje
Redeemer, Fond du Lac
Eric Schraufnagel
Business Manager
Redeemer, Fond du Lac
David Schroeder
Principal
Martin Luther, Oshkosh
Teacher Kris Walta
Faith, Fond du Lac
Lay Member Ben Wempner
St. Peter, Fond du Lac
Pastor Mike Wiegand
Faith, Fond du Lac

Come Visit Our Campus!

The first thing to do to find your belonging at Winnebago Lutheran Academy is to visit our campus. On your visit you will meet our admissions team, tour our classrooms and campus, learn about the mission and ministry of WLA, and have an opportunity to ask all your questions.