Our Team

BRIAN BANKERT
Pastor

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Brian grew up in Waukesha, Wisconsin. After graduating from Marquette University he joined the Air Force. His 20-year career ended with an assignment to the Pentagon. It was in northern Virginia that Brian began his seminary studies. He graduated from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg and accepted his first call at Trinity, where he has served since 2013. Brian is currently working to reignite and redevelop our ministry in downtown Appleton.

He is married to Mary, a Pre-K teacher. Together they have three adult children and one chocolate lab, Luke. Brian and Mary are huge sports fans. They attend as many Packer and Brewer games as their schedules allow.

SARAH BULTMAN
Office Manager

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Sarah began working for Trinity in February 2013.  Sarah has been with Trinity through two office moves and numerous transitions as the Trinity Office Manager.  She is an avid baseball fan. One of her life goals is to visit all 30 Major League Baseball parks, preferably when the Brewers are playing there.

Sarah’s office hours are Monday – Thursday 8:30AM – 12PM and 12:30PM – 2PM.

Our Staff

Meet the people of Trinity Lutheran.

BRIAN BANKERT
Pastor

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Brian grew up in Waukesha, Wisconsin. After graduating from Marquette University he joined the Air Force. His 20-year career ended with an assignment to the Pentagon. It was in northern Virginia that Brian began his seminary studies. He graduated from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg and accepted his first call at Trinity, where he has served since 2013. Brian is currently working to reignite and redevelop our ministry in downtown Appleton.

He is married to Mary, a Pre-K teacher. Together they have three adult children and one chocolate lab, Luke. Brian and Mary are huge sports fans. They attend as many Packer and Brewer games as their schedules allow.

SARAH BULTMAN
Office Manager

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Sarah began working for Trinity in February 2013.  Sarah has been with Trinity through two office moves and numerous transitions as the Trinity Office Manager.  She is an avid baseball fan. One of her life goals is to visit all 30 Major League Baseball parks, preferably when the Brewers are playing there.

Sarah’s office hours
Monday – Thursday
8:30AM – 12PM and 12:30PM – 2PM.

KATIE MUELLER
Keyboardist

Katie is a graduating senior at Lawrence University.  In the fall she will be attending The Lutheran Seminary of Theology at Chicago.

WARREN “WOODY” WOODARD
Guitarist

Woody has had a love of music since he started playing guitar at a young age.  He enjoys playing for people and especially helping to lead Sunday worship.

KEN BULTMAN
Vocalist

Ken loves making a joyful noise while helping to lead worship.

Our Congregation Council

Feel free to contact any of these individuals with your thoughts, needs or concerns for Trinity.

President: Mary Robertson 450-1350

Vice President: Sean Massey 602-2450

Treasurer: Chris Anderson-Kroiss  585-8988

Secretary: Lynn Ann Clausing Rusch  323-7801


Sue Barden 422-1005

Chrisanna Barricklow 323-7800

Dena Krueger  257-3691

CHURCH OFFICE
116 N. Appleton St.
Appleton WI 54911

SUNDAY WORSHIP 9:00AM
Tri-County Chapel
1592 Oneida St
Menasha WI 54952

WORSHIP @ the HERITAGE 2:00PM
2nd & 4th Monday of each month
2600 S. Heritage Woods Dr.
Appleton WI