Ministry Leaders


Mike Kasun

Mike and Debbie Kasun have been Married since 1987 and have been members of Southern Lakes Evangelical Free Church since 2005. They first met at the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Mike is a freelance Illustrator / designer who works on projects locally and around the country. Mike and Debbie have 3 children, Bryan, Stephanie and […]


Bruce Russell, Sr.

I am the husband of Bernice Russell. We have 5 children; 13 Grand daughters, 7 Grand sons and 1 great grandchild. I am a retired journeyman electrician and also possess an Associate’s Degree from the Milwaukee School of Engineering. For most of my Christian life, I have been passionate about leading others to Christ, and […]


Matt Brady

Matt Brady grew up in the Lake Geneva area where he attended Calvary Community Church and graduated from Faith Christian School. Matt graduated from Cedarville University with a degree in History and Secondary Education, and it was here that he met his wife Melinda. Missions was always a passion, and while at Cedarville, Matt was […]

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Dawn Brummel

Dawn has been married to Pastor Ken since 1989, and they have 5 children and 5 grandchildren. Dawn has worked in a variety of ministries within the churches they’ve served, and she especially loves serving in women’s ministry. She leads Bible studies, counsels, and teaches a women’s leadership class.  Dawn’s passion is to help women […]

Bob Nelson

Bob Nelson

Bob and his wife Jane have been married for more than 35 years. They have called Southern Lakes EFC their church home since 2002. They live in a wooded area north of Elkhorn and thoroughly enjoy the varied wildlife that wanders into their back yard. Bob has been involved in various church leadership roles over the years and considers […]

Jeanie Raidl, Impact Community Outreach Team Leader

Jeanie Raidl

Jeanie and Frank have been attending Southern Lakes since they saw the new building grow right out of the prairie. Jeanie serves as the “boss” of the Impact Team. She has been a part of that since its beginning. She also serves in the Children’s Ministry. She says kids are her bag but she likes […]


Marty & Kathy O’Brien

Marty and Kathy O’Brien have been attending SLEFC since November 2004 and became Members shortly after that. Marty has served on the Board of Trustees, Ushers Team, and Communion Team. Kathy has served as a Bible Study Leader, on the Ushers Team, and Communion Team. Currently, both serve on the Communion Team and coordinate the Ushers […]