Staff

PASTORAL STAFF

Senior Pastor
Rev. Daniel Haberkost
330-723-8293 x105
(pastorh@popelutheran.org)
Pastor Haberkost has served at Prince of Peace since 1995. He has a strong understanding of God's Word and continuously adds a wonderful dimension to our church life.

OTHER STAFF

Directory of Youth and Family Ministry                                                                                           Jim Bretthauer                                                                                                                                    330-723-8293 x 102                                                                                       (youthguy@popelutheran.org)

Jim joined our staff in May 2017. He reieved his Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University of Texas as a Director of Christian Education in 2008. He married his best friend, Christine, in April of 2012 and they have 2 kids, Hogan and Eden. Jim has experience in working with children, youth, young adults and small group ministries. He particularly enjoys quiping others for teaching and service. His interests include golf, family time and sharing expereiences with others.

Secretary/Office Manager
Jill McGarr
330-723-8293 x101 (adminpope@zoominternet.net)

Jill joined our staff in September 2014. She runs the office during the week and is always willing to help and serve whenever anyone is in need. Jill is married to Rob, and has two children, Allison and Danny. Jill volunteers often with Medina City Schools and is also a Page at the Medina Library.

Music Director 
Sandy Haberkost                                                                                                                           330-425-6025 (shaberkost@popelutheran.org) 

Sandy oversees all of the Prince of Peace music groups including Handbell Choir, Chancel Choir (traditional), and our contemporary Songs of Grace group, bringing a new level of excellence to our Music Ministry. To learn more, please contact Sandy for more information.

Choir Director                                                                                                                                   Sue Keserich                                                                                                                                  440-669 -7252 (sue.keserich@gmail.com)

Sue joined our staff in the Fall of 2016. We excited to have her directing both our Chancel and Contemporary Choirs.

Handbell Director                                                                                                                             Devin Kovac                                                                                                                       (d.kovic@setonhill.edu)

Devin also joined our staff in the Fall of 2016. He is a graduate of Seton Hill University and we are thrilled to have him share his musical gifts here at Prince of Peace.

Organist                                                                                                                                       Daniel Barber                                                                                                                                      330-620-7030 (danielrbarber@gmail.com)

Mission Coordinator                                                                                                                        Dr. Elizabeth W. Schnabel                                                                                                              330-723-1035  (eschnabel47@gmail.com)

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations.... The Mission Coordinator encourages PoPE members to become involved in mission work within the greater Medina area, our country and beyond.  She helps coordinate mission opportunities and helps prepare mission teams for their mission trips.

Technical Coordinator                                                                                                               Jimmie Little: Oversees soundboard operation