Judy is a teacher whose career has included teaching low-functioning, non-verbal autistic children, Middle School health, and Elementary Physical Education. She has a BA in Health/Physical Education from Glassboro State College (Rowan University) in New Jersey, and a MA in Health Education and Health Administration from St.
Dr. John Bauer is serving as the Interim Director of Administration. In this part-time capacity he will be coordinating the work of Bethel’s support staff and overseeing financial and property management.
Jeff has been on staff since 2009. He started attending Bethel in 1978, he and his wife Maureen were married here in 1980 and they have two children who were baptized here (Ben & Marta). Jeff is active in the Bethel Choir as well as the Resettlement Ministry.
Jeff’s previous work experience has been in theatre management, prepping apartments, service stations and retail grocery primarily in Pricing & Customer Service.
Katie (Czechowicz) Gerlach has been a lifelong member of the Bethel family; baptized, confirmed, and most recently married to her husband, Nathan Gerlach (saxophonist at 11:15 service). She has had the privilege of being the choir director of Creative Worship Singers, as well as the director of the contemporary Worship Team (11:15am service). Katie is also the choir director at Cambridge High School and is often involved in a variety of other musical endeavors in and around the Madison area.
I’m from Madison originally and outside of some time spent in Minneapolis, have lived here my entire life. I met my wife Kayse doing theatre in Sun Prairie and we have been married 9 years. No children, but we have plenty of nephews and nieces. We enjoy traveling and are planning a trip to Italy next year.
Pianist for 11:15am Service, Substitute Pianist, Children’s Choirs and Bethel Jr!
Patrick Kenney is a pianist, composer, singer, and songwriter who has been playing at Bethel since his freshman year at UW-Madison in 2007. He is a graduate of UW-Madison with degrees in piano performance and mathematics. He plays piano for the contemporary Worship Team, Creative Worship Singers, and various Sunday School programs. He has written over 20 psalm settings that are regularly featured at Bethel services.
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