A pastor, teacher, writer and consultant with more than 30 years experience in church leadership, consulting and seminary education.
For nearly 20 years as an ordained pastor David’s ministerial experience generated questions for what communal missionary identity looks like in today’s pluralistic world. It is at this intersection of deep theological imagination with practical listening interactions between churches and their neighbors where David’s passion for discerning the Spirit’s ministry flows.
Dwight Zscheile is associate professor of congregational mission and leadership at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota, an Episcopal priest, author, and consultant.
Fiona brings great gifts, skills and energy to the work of TMN. She serves extensively in church leadership and with her church board and works with congregations facilitating process and in the development of resources.
A pastor for 25 years, consultant to non-profits and adjunct faculty at Tyndale Seminary, John is a skilled mentor and coach to leaders working in a process of congregational transformation.
Mark is the Homer L. Goddard Associate Professor of the Ministry of the Laity at Fuller Theological Seminary, specializing in congregational leadership and community engagement.
Michael Binder is co-pastor of Mill City Church in Northeast Minneapolis. He is currently working on his dissertation in a PhD program at Luther Seminary with a focus missional theology. Michael is a skilled consultant who brings his energy and creativity to all his work. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife and three kids.
Nina has an MBA in finance, a CPA and significant experience as a consultant and entrepreneur. Nina has provided training, coaching and consultancy services with TMN. She works with church boards, coaching and training in missional transformation.
Phil has been an ordained minister with the PC USA for 32 years. Along with his role as pastor at Grosse Ile Presbyterian Church, he is currently completing a D.Min dissertation in Missional Leadership for Alan Roxburgh and Mark Lau Branson at Fuller Theological Seminary.
Rita has experience in local church youth ministry and is an active participant in her local Anglican church. She has also worked with new immigrants and refugees as an English teacher.
Sara Jane holds a MCS in Theology from Regent College, Vancouver, BC. As the President of TMN, Sara Jane is working with this exceptional team to continue to resource and partner with churches and church systems going local.