Gathering Staff & Leadership Team
Staff
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Campus Pastor 
 
 
Karen Kremmin
Kid’s Coordinator
 
Mellissa Roll
Youth Coordinator
Leadership Team
 
Dr. Rod Dynes
 Chair
 
Rod Dynes and his wife, Debby, are blessed with five kids, and now fifteen grand-kids. They enjoy serving Jesus locally and abroad. Rod is a family physician and has a passion for missions. He has led or served on over 25 mission trips to share the Gospel around the world. Rod serves in Men’s ministry for the Gathering, and loves to bow hunt. In addition to his MD, Rod has a seminary degree in Christian Ministry, Leadership.
 
Joel Mickelsen
Vice Chairman
 
Joel is self-employed in farming in the Windom Area.  He is married to Janelle and has two daughters who are both married.  Joel enjoys snowmobiling in the mountains out west and boating on local lakes.  Spending time with God and family is a priority.  Joel is the proud half-owner of three house cats.
 
Dale Friesen
Treasurer
 
A man of adventure, Dale experienced life in many parts of the country, after graduating from Windom High School.  He has worked with youth as a wrangler at two different church youth camps and through AWANA. For several years he has led small groups and taught adult Sunday school.   Married to Kim, they have three adult children (Gregg, Al, & Rachel) and two inquisitive and busy grandsons (Beau & Silas).  Dale currently owns Friesen Financial and Lighthouse Capital Consulting.  Committed to his family and faith in God, Dale believes it is a privilege to be a part of God’s work through Gathering Church.
 
Verlyn Fast
Member at Large
 
Verlyn is married to Nancy.  They have 3 sons and 1 daughter, 2 daughter-in-laws, two grandsons, and another grandchild on the way!.  I farm with 2 of our  sons on the family farm in the Windom area.  Nancy and I owned and operated a manufacturing business in the Windom area for 30 years.  Any day on the lake skiing,  surfing and boating with the family is a good one  I also enjoy Riding  my Harley and going to Auto events.   But most of all I  love the Lord and have  a strong desire to help others get to know my Savior.
 
Taylor Kremmin
Member at Large
 
Taylor is a lifelong native to the Windom area.  He is a servant leader in his role as Software Engineering Manager at Polaris.  He enjoys riding Polaris vehicles, camping, and boating with his family.  Taylor and his wife Emily have two young boys.  Being impactful for the Lord, his Family, and Career is his passion.