Pastor Kris believes ministry is all about hope. He began serving Ivanhoe Church in October 2005. Pastor Kris serves in community mission partnerships and helped start the Mundelein LUNCH program. He lives in Wauconda with his wife Carrie and their son Aidan.
Holly graduated from Albion College in Albion, Michigan, with a degree in music education. She taught elementary music for 34 years and has been involved in the Ivanhoe Church choir for many years, serving as director since 2008. She is also an animal lover and resides in Grayslake.
Sally found her church home by participating in the music opportunities at Ivanhoe Congregational Church since 2016. She serves as a church musician and teaches private piano lessons. Sally says she has been blessed with the best of both worlds as a musician, being able to perform and teach piano. Sally lives in Libertyville with her husband, Tony, and son Vinnie. Her daughter Madeline, lives in Nashville.
Lisa joined Ivanhoe Church 25 years ago when her daughter Marli was an infant and has been an active member since then. She has been teaching music to students of all ages and levels at the Music Institute of Chicago for over 35 years. She lives in Long Grove with her husband Brian.