WLIM STAFF

WLIM maintains a dedicated staff of both full time and part time chaplains, a deaconess, executive director, director of ministry advancement, development director and lay volunteers who bring the saving Gospel of Jesus Christ to people in prisons, jails, hospitals, care centers, nursing homes, child & adolescent treatment centers, mental health and drug & alcohol treatment centers.

To contact a specific member of the WLIM staff, click on the name in the alphabetical listing below or scroll down.

Cindy Aldinger Sarah Owens
Philip Merten Robert Pasbrig
Charles Iles. Sr. Joseph Radsek
Mark Wenzel Mart Rosewicz
Daniel Krause Robert Sievert
Kenneth Lenz Kenneth Wenzel
   
   
 
Cindy Aldinger Philip Merten Joseph Radsek
Kenneth Wenzel Mark Wenzel Robert Pasbrig
Robert Sievert Charles Iles, Sr.
Sarah Owens Daniel Krause Mart Rosewicz
Kenneth Lenz

Clicking on the “Click Here to Contact” button will go to a “form” which
is sent to a common/shared e-mail address and then manually will be
forwarded to the appropriate staff person. Clicking the staff member's
email address will open in your email program.

 

 

 

Cindy AldingerOffice Manager
Cindy Aldinger
aldinger@wlim.net

coordinates WLIM's general office operations and all ministry communications distribution. Mrs. Aldinger is also responsible for management and maintenance of the ministry's database and donor records. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Charles IlesChaplain
Rev. Charles Iles, Sr.
iles@wlim.net

is a 1975 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. Pastor Iles joined WLIM in 2000 after 25 years of parish ministry in South Dakota, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin. Chaplain Iles spends the majority of his time at a number of state correctional institutions, especially in the Waupun, Fond Du Lac, Fox Lake, and Oshkosh areas. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Don BorgwardtChaplain
Rev. Daniel Krause
krause@wlim.net

is a 1986 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. Pastor   

Krause joined WLIM in 2007 after two years of college teaching and 19 years of parish ministry in New York, Michigan and Wisconsin. Chaplain Krause serves at a nursing home and county jail in the Oshkosh area. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Kenneth LenzChaplain Em.
Rev. Kenneth Lenz
lenz@wlim.net

is a 1958 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, served congregations in Montana for 13 years before coming to Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries in 1971. Now retired, Chaplain Lenz continues to work part-time as a jail chaplain for WLIM at the Milwaukee County Jail. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Philip MertenChaplain
Rev. Philip Merten
merten@wlim.net

is a 1981 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. After eight years of parish ministry in Florida and Wisconsin, Pastor Merten was called to WLIM in 1989. Chaplain Merten spends the majority of his time ministering with people recovering from drug and alcohol addiction and manages "Grace Oasis," WLIM's Friday evening ministry to people recovering from addictions. He is also involved with jail and prison ministry. Click here to go to contact page.

 
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Sarah OwensDeaconess
Sarah Owens
owens@wlim.net

is a 1993 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran College and UW-Milwaukee with a masters degree in Community Counseling. She has served as the first full-time deaconess at WLIM and within the Wisconsin Ev. Lutheran Synod since her graduation from college. Mrs. Owens works with children and youth, particularly at the Milwaukee County Children's Court Center and women at the Milwaukee County Jail. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Robert PasbrigExecutive Director
Rev. Robert Pasbrig
pasbrig@wlim.net

is a 1974 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. He accepted a call to WLIM in 1999 after 25 years of parish ministry in Illinois to serve as the ministry's Director of Ministry Advancement.

Pastor Pasbrig became the ministry's Executive Director beginning in 2013. As executive director, he manages the overall and day-to-day operations of the WLIM ministry, staff supervision, strategic planning, development of resources for the ministry, financial and human resources management and ministry public relations. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Joseph RadsekResource Development Director
Rev. Joseph Radsek
radsek@wlim.net

is a 1993 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. Pastor Radsek joined WLIM as Resource Development Director in 2006 after serving in the parish ministry for 13 years. Pastor Radsek is responsible for developing and expanding financial support for the ministry from individuals, congregations and church-related groups. He also serves as a WLIM staff chaplain at a number of state and county correctional facilities. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Mart RosewiczStaff Minister
Mart Rosewicz
rosewicz@wlim.net

serves part-time as a staff minister with WLIM and is currently working toward WELS staff ministry certification. Staff Minister Rosewicz serves as one of the chaplains at the County Correctional Facility - South in Franklin, WI and oversees WLIM's "Midnight Ministry" and "God & Grub" ministry programs with ex-offenders. Click here for general contact page.

 
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Robert SievertResource Development Advisor
Rev. Robert Sievert
rsievert@wlim.net

serves in a part-time position with WLIM after retiring in December, 2007 after 21 years as development director for Wisconsin Lutheran Child & Family Services. A 1963 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Pastor Sievert advises and assists the efforts to develop and expand financial support for the WLIM ministry from individuals, congregations and church-related groups. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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Kenneth WenzelChaplain
Rev. Kenneth Wenzel
wenzel@wlim.net

is a 1973 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. After serving congregations in Montana and Wisconsin, Pastor

Wenzel accepted a call to serve as an institutional chaplain in

the Madison, WI area in 1997. Chaplain Wenzel serves four Madison area hospitals and others residing within institutions in the greater Madison, WI area. Click here to go to contact page.

 
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Allen KrauseChaplain
Rev. Mark Wenzel
mwenzel@wlim.net

is a 1988 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. After serving congregations in West Virginia and Wisconsin, Pastor Wenzel accepted a call in 2007 to serve as an institutional chaplain. Chaplain Wenzel serves at the Milwaukee County Correctional Facility-South, Froedtert Hospital and other hospitals in the greater Milwaukee, WI area. Click here to go to general contact page.

 
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WLIM BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr. Craig Ellsworth - Chairman
Mr. Lloyd Hoeffner - Vice Chairman
Mr. David Kapanke – Secretary
Mr. Mark Albrecht – Treasurer

Rev. Timothy Bauer

Mr. Larry Clark
Mr. Allen Heckendorf

Mr. Chris  Joch
Rev. Greg Stahlecker
Mr. David Strohschein

Rev. Thomas Fricke

To contact a member of the Board of Directors, click here.

 

To contact WLIM volunteers or for more information about WLIM:

Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries, Inc.
2323 N Mayfair Rd. #480
Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Phone: (414) 259-4370

Click here to contact WLIM.