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phone:  701-235-4567 ext 133

Shirley’s husband is Tom and they have three daughters, one son and eight grandchildren. Her hometown is Three Forks, Montana and she attended Montana State University in Bozeman.

Shirley was Director of Youth and Family Ministry at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Huron, SD, before coming to FLC and previous to that was in Williston, ND for 20 years and was a volunteer at First Lutheran Church on the education board, education superintendent, and department leader. She has been involved in children and youth ministry most of her life. 

Shirley is certified in Small Business Management, Certified Human Resource Manager, Protecting All God’s Children in an Online World, Recognizing Child Abuse and completed a three-year-program and achieved her Parish Assistant Program of Faith Builders through the South Dakota Synod, ELCA and Augustana College. She is trained in Peer Ministry, Milestone Ministry and Passing on the Faith. She worked in Human Resources and later managed the gift shop and volunteer services at Mercy Medical Center where she was honored as employee of the month, Williston, ND.

Small Group and Youth Coordinator