St Paul Lutheran Staff

The staff and leadership here at St Paul is comprised of men and women who love, care and pray for every single person in the church. If you have questions for any of our staff, feel free to contact us.

  • Daniel D. Baker


    Dan and his wife, Karina have children in college, Caleb and Marissa. Dan graduated from Blue Earth, MN, the University of Minnesota, and Luther Seminary. He served as pastor at Bethlehem and Deer Creek Valley churches in rural Glenville, MN; First Lutheran in Albert Lea, MN; and most recently as Executive Director at Mount Carmel Ministries, Alexandria, MN. We are excited to be in Sheldon and look forward to seeing what God is doing here.

  • Tami Roetman

    Office Manager

    Tami joined the staff in July 1993. She and her husband Fred, live in Sheldon and have 2 children, Blake and Kendra. Her job consists of keeping the financial records and membership records, general secretarial duties for the Church Council and committees, and the day-to-day operation of the church office.

  • Kristi Hegenbarth


    Kristi joined our staff in 2015. She is in charge of scheduling volunteers for roles in worship, and preparing the Sunday bulletin and monthly newsletter. She and husband Rob have 3 children: Tommy, Jayden, and Jaxon.

  • Jake jacobsma


  • Youth Ministry Director