Staff

Here's some quick info about the awesome staff at Our Savior Lutheran Church.  Feel free to contact us!

  • Pastor Lee Weander - Senior Pastor

    Pastor Lee began his ministry at OSL as an associate pastor on July 10th, 1994. We are blessed to have Pastor Lee, his wife Trish and two sons, Kenny and Isaac. Pastor Lee loves golf and his favorite chapter in the Bible is Luke 15. 


    (402) 371-9005 ext.102


  • Pastor Frank Brink - Pastor of Member Care

    Pastor Frank joined the staff of OSL in May of 2008! Pastor Frank is married, has 6 children and 14 grandchildren! Other than his extensive family, Pastor Frank enjoys his motorcycle and is interested in fine wine! He tells us that his favorite bible verse changes, but "today it is Ephesians 2:8-10." 


     (402) 371-9005 ext. 107


  • Christine Ekberg - Director of Family Life

    Christine has been at Our Savior serving as the Director of Christian Education since summer of 2008. She is married to Brad and has three children.  Her passions are working with youth and families of all ages. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, playing volleyball,  camping, the Colorado mountains,  and coffee!!! She strives to “delight herself in the Lord” in all she does Psalms 37:4. 


    (402) 371-9005 ext.105


  • Trish Weander - Director of Children's Ministry

    Trish has been a member of OSL since 1994. Trish has served in many leadership roles over the years, she currently serves as Children's Ministry Director. Trish loves her role as mother and in her free time likes to hike, four wheeling, and spend time with her horses. Her favorite verse is Proverbs 3:5-6. 


    (402) 371-9005 ext.106


  • Jordan Miller - Director of Worship Arts

    Jordan has been serving as Director of Worship Arts at OSL since August of 2015. He had previously served as an intern and part time DWA since 2013 while still attending Concordia University Nebraska in Seward. Jordan is married to his beautiful wife Kelsey and together, along with their 2 kids, they enjoy movies, exercise, and to cheer on the Chicago Cubs! Jordan's passions are singing for the Lord and using the messenger and ministry of music to glorify God and share the Gospel message. One of his favorite verses is Psalm 33:1-5.


     (402) 371-9005 ext. 109


  • Evan JohnSon - Director of christian Education Intern

    Evan began serving as a DCE intern in May of 2020. He also served as a summer intern at Our Savior in the summer of 2018. Evan is married to his amazing wife Bethany and they have 1 child, Silas Carter Johnson. Evan and his family enjoy going to concerts, being outdoors, and spending time with their large extended family! Evan has a passion for serving the Lord in any capacity, but he especially loves to focus on the Christian education of all ages, as well as leading worship music! His favorite bible verse is Matthew 28:16-20.


    (402) 371-9005 ext. 107



  • Vicar Eric Gradberg

    Eric has spent his entire life as an active member of Lutheran churches, mainly in the Chicago area. In 2018, he felt called to retire from his career as a professional artist and enter into the ministry. Eric is married and has 2 children. Like many on staff he is a fan of the Chicago Cubs. In his free time he enjoys being endlessly creative, playing with his kids and serving as an assistant football coach at Christ Lutheran School. His favorite bible verse is 1 Peter 3:15.


    (402) 371-9005 ext. 103



  • Colleen Beltz -  Church Secretary

    Colleen began working for OSL in January of 2016. Colleen and her husband Dennis have three daughters, one son and seven grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, and also likes to travel. Her absolute favorite bible verse is John 3:16.


    (402) 371-9005 ext.101


  • Dennis Beltz - FACILITIES Manager

    Dennis began working at Our Savior in 2018. He claims that he wears a florescent shirt everyday so that he is easy to find. His favorite Bible passage is Proverbs 3:5-6.


    (402) 371-9005