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Rev. Victoria Wilgocki, Pastor
Victoria earned a B.A. in music from St. Olaf College, an M.A.L.S (Master of Arts in Liberal Studies) from Hamline University, and a Master of Divinity from United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities. She has served as solo pastor of St. Anthony Park UCC since 2008, and truly loves her "flock," from infants to elders and everyone in between. Victoria enjoys singing, playing the piano and collaborating with other musicians, reading The New Yorker magazine, fiction and memoir, riding the giant slide at the State Fair, and going to yoga class. She lives with her husband and two sons in the Powderhorn Park neighborhood of Minneapolis.


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Kathryn (Kat) Reynolds, Director of Children, Youth & Family Ministries
Kat earned a B.S. in Recreation and Tourism Management from the University of Northern Colorado and also studied at Massey University in New Zealand. She has worked with a wide variety of children and youth in a number of settings from schools to overnight camps. She moved to the Twin Cities in October 2014, lives by Como Park, and is mom to Ebony, a Black Lab German Shepherd. Kat enjoys being outside, dabbling in craft projects, exploring, and experimenting with recipes without using a cookbook.


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Susan George, Office Manager
Susan has a well rounded background in everything from sales and marketing, to exceptional customer service and project management skills. She has a B.A. in Media Arts from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, and a Masters in Park & Recreation Administration from the U of MN. In her spare time she enjoys being outside biking or walking. While she no longer has a dog of her own, she enjoys dog sitting for others. She is lucky to have three of her four siblings here in the Twin Cities and they make a point of getting together once a month for lunch. As a member of Mayflower UCC in Minneapolis, Susie is also quite familiar with UCC polity and processes. She is in the office to be of service and assistance to all SAPUCC members and visitors.


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John Habermann, Choir Director
Since the age of fifteen, John has served as music director at several churches that represent a number of denominations. A music teacher since 1996, John spent his first four years at Centennial High School in Circles Pines, Minnesota, and currently teaches at Mounds Park Academy, a preK-12 private, college preparatory school located in St. Paul. John graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Minnesota in 1995 and received his Master of Arts in Music Education from the University of St. Thomas in 2008. A resident of Northeast Minneapolis, John enjoys practicing yoga, golfing, and attending concerts.


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John Carson, Organist
John Carson lives in Northfield, Minnesota. He attended St. Thomas Choirschool from 4th-8th grade in Manhattan, and then studied at the Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania for High School. He graduated from St. Olaf College in 2018 with a degree in Piano Performance with an emphasis in collaborative piano. While at St. Olaf, John studied organ with Prof. James Bobb, and he has been involved in church music since childhood. In his spare time, John enjoys playing tennis and basketball.


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Sam Anderson, Custodian
Sam Anderson is our part-time custodian, cleaning and tending to our church building and grounds. Sam lives in Brooklyn Park, and enjoys motor sports and snow mobile racing.


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Lauren Brown, Child Care Provider
Lauren is a graduate of Irondale High School and has worked in the nursery since 2009. She enjoys being with the children and brings her energy and kindness to the infants and toddlers of the congregation. Lauren likes hanging out with her friends, and lives with her family in Mounds View.


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Lily Gordon, Child Care Provider
Lily is a junior at Roseville Area High School, and she lives with her Mom, Dad, and brother in St. Anthony Park. She adores working with kids at church, babysitting in the neighborhood, and at home as a helper to her mom, who is a nanny.

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Lily Radtke, Child Care Provider
Lily is a sophomore at St. Paul Central High School. She enjoys getting to know the youngest children of the congregation in the Nursery. Outside of school and church, Lily plays soccer, vlogs, and enjoys hanging out with her friends. During the summer, she spends much of her time with her family at their cabin.


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