Faculty and Staff

Pastor Martin Measel

Rev. Measel

Pastor Philip Quardokus

RevQuardokus

Mrs. Heather Bhatti

MrsBhatti

Head Cook

MrsCole

Mrs. Amy Cole

School Administrator

Mrs. Cole is a lifetime member of Christ Lutheran Church. She attended Christ Lutheran School from Kindergarten through 8th grade. She has served six years on the Board of Assimilation and for 2 of those years she was the Chairperson and sat on the Parish Planning Council. Mrs. Cole took her current position as Principal’s Secretary in May of 2010. She is married to Phil Cole (a teacher at St. Joseph High School) and they have three children. She enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

MrWebbMr. Neil Webb

Principal/ 8th Grade Homeroom Teacher

  • B.S. Concordia University
  • M.Ed. Concordia University

Mr. Webb grew up in Emmett, Idaho. Since graduating from Concordia University, Nebraska, he has served as teacher, athletic director, and coach in Nevada and Michigan.

MsNeumeyerMs. Mandy Neumeyer

7th Grade Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Central Michigan University
  • M.A. Saginaw Valley State University

Ms. Neumeyer began serving as a teacher and as the athletic director at Christ Lutheran School in 2013. Her main teaching responsibilities are 5th-8th grade science and math. From 2004 to 2013 she taught middle school science, social studies and math at Faith Lutheran School in Bay City, Michigan, while also serving as athletic director. Ms. Neumeyer graduated from Central Michigan University in 2004 with Bachelor’s Degree in Education and in 2009, she completed her Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at Saginaw Valley State University. In her free time Ms. Neumeyer enjoys being active; playing volleyball, softball, golfing and running and also spending time with her family and friends.

MrsJackemeyerMrs. Susan Jackemeyer

6th Grade Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Concordia University

Mrs. Jackemeyer started teaching at Christ Lutheran School in 2008. She is the 6th grade homeroom teacher, Junior High Language Arts Teacher, the Talent Show Director, the Junior High Choir Director, the Yearbook Advisor and the 6th grade Lutheran Outdoor Education Coordinator. Mrs. Jackemeyer is married to Mike Jackemeyer (lifetime member at Christ) and together they have three children.

MrsHildebrandMrs. Laura Hildebrand

3rd / 4th Homeroom Teacher

  • B.A. Concordia University
  • M.A. Walden University

Mrs. Laura Hildebrand was raised in Massachusetts and attended college at Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI. She has been teaching for 1 years. She earned her Master’s degree in Reading and Literacy from Walden University. Mrs. Hildebrand joined the staff of Christ in 2013 as the fourth grade teacher. She and her husband, Greg, live in Berrien Springs with their four children and are members of Trinity Lutheran Church. Mrs. Hildebrand’s hobbies include family activities, reading, and conquering the laundry.

MrsWebbMrs. Angela Webb

1st & 2nd Grade Homeroom Teacher

  • B.S. Concordia University

Mrs. Webb, the daughter of a Lutheran School principal and teacher, grew up in Lutheran education. Upon graduating from Concordia University Nebraska, Mrs. Webb served as teacher and coach at Faith Lutheran Jr./Sr. High, Las Vegas, Nevada. She recently taught 2nd grade at St. Peter’s Lutheran in Big Rapids, Michigan. She has four children, Grace, Olivia, Isaiah, and Jacob.

MrsUlmerMrs. Laurie Ulmer

Kindergarten Teacher

  • B.A. Concordia College
  • M.A. Marygrove College

Mrs. Ulmer grew up in Stevensville, MI and attended Christ Lutheran School from Kindergarten though 8th grade. Her parents were some of the first members at Christ Lutheran Church. Mrs. Ulmer has taught in grades 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th in various states in her 32 years of teaching. She has also been music director, children’s choir director, handbell/chime director, and organist at her different congregations, as well as the director of many musicals. Mrs. Ulmer returned to Christ Lutheran in 1997 and has been here ever since. Mrs. Ulmer is married to Tom and they have one daughter, Savannah. Mrs. Ulmer’s hobbies include playing the piano, listening to music, reading, walking and cooking.

MrsVeurink-MeyerMrs. Sue Veurink-Meyer

Preschool Teacher

  • B.A Calvin College
  • M.A. Indiana University

Mrs. Sue Veurink-Meyer is the Preschool Director of Christ Lutheran School. She earned her undergraduate degree from Calvin College in 1980, and went on to obtain her Masters Degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education from Indiana University in South Bend. Mrs. Meyer has been teaching for most of her adult life with a primary focus in early childhood education, specifically Kindergarten and preschool. In addition to her obligations at Christ Lutheran School, she is an Early Childhood Adjunct Professor at Lake Michigan College teaching four courses every year.

MrsKabelmanMrs. Jane Kabelman

Preschool Aide

  • Associates Degree, Ferris State

Mrs. Kabelman met her husband, Gerry, in college and they settled here in 1975.  Jane worked as a Radiology Transcriptionist at the hospital in St. Joseph until 1990.  They adopted two boys as infants and were thrilled to have them attend Christ Lutheran School, preschool through 8th grade.  Once the boys were in school she began working with children at Childhood Memories Day Care.  Within a couple years the preschool teacher/aide position was available at the school and her love for children drew her into the classroom.  She has aided in the preschool for the past 17 years in addition to the kindergarten and first grade when needed.  They have one son and daughter-in law living in the area and another daughter-in law with three grandchildren living in Colorado.

Mrs. Gerken

MrsGerken

After School Care

Mrs. Sgambelluri

MrsSgambelluri

After School Care