High School Leaders


Sheila Schoessler

High School Ministry Coordinator
sheila@westwoodchurch.net

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. Dan and I have been married for 27 years.  We have three kids, a son-in-law and a Weimaraner (who thinks he’s human).
2. I work at Metro Community College and absolutely love seeing students reach their goals!
3. The average person says about 7000 words per day…let’s say I’m WELL above average!

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

The opportunity to build positive relationships with young adults, leaders and families. (And all the fun stuff I get to be a part of!)

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Having someone make my meals and clean my kitchen!

CELL PHONE:

(402) 618-3329


Dan Schoessler

High School Ministry Coordinator
dan@westwoodchurch.net

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I taught Kindergarten for the past 10 years, and I’m finally smart enough that this year I get to teach 1st Grade!
2. I have 3 kids.
3. I have been convicted of manslaughter.  (Wait!  This is 2 truths and a lie, right? 😉

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

That I get to work with kids who are on the doorstep of making a life decision about our great God.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Tickets to a baseball game

CELL PHONE:

(402) 709-8783


Sarah Schultz

HSM Small Group Leader
schultz.sarahk@gmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I married my high school sweetheart, after meeting in church youth group (shoutout to Drew!), and we’ve got a great 2-year-old (Lincoln)!
2. I can cut you open…but I also know how to put you back together again. (I’m an OB/GYN)
3. Sports are a big part of my life. I can (and did) beat Quinn up a rock wall (twice), we watch Husker football every Saturday and make Game Day picks, and so far we have made it to 2 of the 4 majors for the PGA!

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Investing in the lives of high schoolers, building relationships, and talking about our faith!  And staying in-the-know about what’s cool. (Teach me how to catch the woah.)

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

a couch, a blanket, and a fireplace

CELL PHONE:

(719) 201-8020


Kim Weihe

HSM Small Group Leader
kim.weihe@hotmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I live with all boys so I love girl time!
2. I am just a little OCD. 🙂
3. I love Tommy’s Express!!!!!!!

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

relationships

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Ranch

CELL PHONE:

(402) 659-3720


Drew Schultz

HSM Small Group Leader
schultz.drewj@gmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I love spending time with my wife and son whether it be going to the zoo, sporting events, going for a run or our favorite activity: taking naps.
2. One of my favorite things to do is to unwind with a cup of coffee and a good book (almost exclusively history books).
3. I spend a lot of time (too much, probably) watching, reading about and over-analyzing my favorite sports teams: Huskers, Avalanche, Rockies, Broncos.

(and a bonus…) 4. In college I worked in a funeral home and have some great stories to share.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Watching students grow and mature throughout their high school careers

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

LaMar’s Old Fashioned Donuts

CELL PHONE:

(719) 310-5564


Brett Weihe

HSM Small Group Leader
Brett.Weihe@hotmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I love Husker football.
2. I have 3 amazing boys (Coy, Calan & Corwin).
3. My wife, Kim, and I met in high school ministry where we grew together spiritually.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Being able to interact and help kids grow in their relationship with Christ.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Cinnamon Monkey Bread

CELL PHONE:

(402) 659-2637


Laura Blancett

HSM Small Group Leader
ljblancett@gmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I love to travel.
2. I grew up in NW Iowa.
3. I am a social worker.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

 

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

a trip or chocolate chip cookies

CELL PHONE:

(712) 441-6858


Morgan Boeka

HSM Small Group Leader
morganboeka@yahoo.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I am a triplet.
2. I love everything that has to do with space.
3. I love to travel.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Making a connection with all of the students and helping them find a connection with Jesus.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

$10,000,000

CELL PHONE:

(402) 201-6510


Jennifer VanCleve

HSM Small Group Leader
rdvhusker@aol.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I love to read and run.
2. I love to watch the birds on my deck.
3. I love to talk to people!! 🙂

(and a bonus from my kids….. 4. I’m LOUD!!!)

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

The relationships with the high schoolers.  I have learned so much through their journeys and their curiosity.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

a coffee date!

CELL PHONE:

(402) 740-6369


J Tucker Wheeler

HSM Small Group Leader
jtwheelers269@cox.net

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. Married – 6 kids – my two youngest are in High School
2. Retired Law Enforcement Officer
3. I love dogs.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Getting to know students

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

I cannot be bribed – they have tried!

CELL PHONE:

(402) 658-1675


Jenna Dostal

HSM Small Group Leader
jdostal83@gmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I have two teenage daughters.
2. I love my puppy, Stanley. And pretty much all dogs.
3. I don’t eat seafood.  I love Mexican food and football and yoga!

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Building relationships and being someone kids can confide in.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

cheesecake or coffee

CELL PHONE:

(402) 660-3544


Wendy Spetman

HSM Small Group Leader
wmspetman@gmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I am a social worker.
2. I love to bake.
3. I have 3 daughters.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Small Groups

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Dark Chocolate

CELL PHONE:

(402) 206-4188


Travis Blancett

HSM Small Group Leader
travis2x@hotmail.com

3 THINGS WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOU:

1. I love sports….too much!  Huge Husker and Atlanta Braves fan!!
2. I love to travel and see new places.
3. I love board games…especially Ticket to Ride.

MY FAVORITE PART OF HSM IS:

Being there for others.

IF I COULD BE BRIBED, I’D BE BRIBED WITH:

Husker tickets

CELL PHONE:

(402) 812-2346