2024 Church Council

Bethel Lutheran Church Council meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7pm. There are 15 members and elections are held at the annual meeting the fourth Sunday in January. Each member serves a term of three years from Feb-Jan after the election. Council members serve as a Liaison to the different ministries within the church.

If you have a general email to send to Council, you may contact the President of Council at: council@bethel-madison.org(This general email is not monitored daily and there may be a delay in getting a response.)

View Council Meeting Minutes and Financials

Denis Vogel

President, Executive Committee

Stacey Simatic

Vice President, Executive Committee

Soren Schoff

Vice President, Executive Committee

Donna Ulteig

Past President, Executive Committee

Paul Aspinwall

Treasurer, Executive Committee

Fred Elder

Assistant Treasurer, Executive Committee

Steve Young

Secretary, Executive Committee


Carrie Bernhardt

Nurturing Ministry Team

Margie Czechowicz

Council Member at Large

Kris Fansler

Lifelong Learning Ministry Team

Euan Ford

Council Member at Large

Jeanne Hilton

Human Resources Team

Bev Priefer

Serving Ministry Team

Sue Rogers

Community Outreach Ministry Team

Tom Solheim

Council Member at Large

Larry Veleke

Worship Ministry Team