St. Stephen’s Evangelical Lutheran School | Beaver Dam, WI | 920.885-6484

Our Teachers

MRS. ANDREA DORN

Grade 8

“It is a great blessing to integrate God’s Word into all aspects of the school day.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2016-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grades 5-8 teacher)
  • 2015-2016, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (substitute teacher)
  • 2015-2014, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (part-time teacher)
  • 2013-2014, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (substitute teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Lansing, MI
  • 2000, Graduated from Michigan Lutheran Seminary, Saginaw, MI
  • 2005, Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Mrs. Dorn is married to Pastor Seth Dorn. They have three children: Ruth, Leah, and Micah.

Phone: 920.631.7028

E-mail Mrs. Andrea Dorn at: [email protected]

MR. DAVID SCHULZ

Grade 7

“It is a joy and privilege to educate the youth of this congregation. It is even more of a blessing when they take a lesson learned and apply it to their lives. These young men and women are the future of our synod and the future leaders in God’s church. May He always be with them.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2013-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grades 5-8 math teacher, music, Junior Choir and Senior Choir director, organist)
  • 2009-2015, St. John’s, Goodhue, MN (principal, grades 5-8 teacher, choir director, organist)
  • 2002-2009, St. John’s, Fremont, WI (principal, grades 5-8 teacher, choir director, organist)
  • 2000, St. John’s, Sleepy Eye, MN (student teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Madison, WI
  • Raised in Waterloo, WI and Columbus, WI
  • 1997, Graduated from Lakeside Lutheran High School, Lake Mills, WI
  • 2001, Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Mr. Schulz is married to Amanda. They have five children: Dustin, Ethan, Kathryn, Jordyn, and Ashlyn.

Phone: 920.344.9435

Email Mr. David Schulz at: [email protected]

MRS. ERIN KREBS

Grade 6

“It is a joy to serve the Lord by sharing His Word with His lambs so they in turn can share Christ with others.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2018-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam (grades 5-8 teacher)
  • 2017, St. Mark’s, Watertown, WI (long term substitute teacher)
  • 2007-2009, Zion, Columbus, WI (preschool teacher)
  • 2006-2007, Eastside, Madison, WI (preschool teacher)
  • 2003-2005, Good Shepherd Early Childhood Learning Center, Cheyenne, WY (director and preschool teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Clinton, IA
  • 2000, Graduated from Winnebago Lutheran Academy, Fond du Lac, WI
  • 2004, Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN
  • 2008, Graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI

Erin and her family live in “lively” Lowell.  Erin has two children: Hope and Michel.  Erin’s husband, Mike, teaches grades 5-6 at St. John’s, Juneau, WI.

Phone: 920.319.2002

Email Mrs. Erin Krebs at:[email protected]


MR. JOSHUA SCHMIDT

Grade 5

“It is a blessing and a privilege to be able teach children in our Christian school. It gives me the chance to show them how Jesus is a part of all aspects of their lives, and how they can live and share their faith with everyone around them.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2017-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grades 5-8 teacher)
  • 2013-2017, Riverview, Appleton, WI
  • 2001-2004, St. Peter’s, Weyauwega, WI
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Winthrop, MN
  • 1995, Graduated from Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop High School, Winthrop, MN
  • 2000, Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN
  • Currently taking courses through Martin Luther College for a master’s degree with an emphasis in instruction

Mr. Schmidt is married to Becky. They are kept busy with five children: Christian, Ella, Olivia, Luther, and Micah.

Phone: 920.277.1519

E-mail Mr. Joshua Schmidt at [email protected]

MISS ABBY DAVIS

Grade 4

“I love to teach both the creativity of art, and the contrasting challenges of beginning complex math to students. Emphasizing that by teaching God’s word daily gives me the opportunity to shape the lives of these children.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2014-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam (grade 4 teacher, grades 5-8 art teacher, Children’s Choir and Tone Chimes director
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Grand Rapids, MI, but raised in Lansing, MI.
  • 2000, Graduated from Lansing Christian High School, MI
  • 2014, Graduated from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN

Miss Davis loves to read, sew, and scrapbook.

Phone: 517.775.1191

Email Miss Abby Davis at: [email protected].

MISS VICKI HENSLER

Grade 3

“Our God is so gracious! It’s an undeserved privilege and joy to be a messenger of his good news in Jesus to people of all ages.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • ?-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grade 3 teacher)
  • Other WELS Lutheran school (grades 2-5 teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born and raised in Michigan
  • Graduated from Northwestern College, Watertown, WI
  • Wisconsin State Teaching License

Home Phone: 920.887.6484
School Phone: 920.885.6484 (6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

E-mail Miss Vicki Hensler at: [email protected]


MISS RENEE GEIGER

Grade 2

“Train a child in the way he should go and when he is old, he will not turn from it (Proverbs 22:6). It is a privilege to share who Jesus is and what He has done for us through teaching God’s Word and His wonderful creation to His little lambs!”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 1999-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grade 2 teacher)
  • Beautiful Savior, Cincinnati, OH (teacher)
  • Salem, Ann Arbor, MI (teacher)
  • Trinity, Marinette, WI (teacher)
  • St. Peter’s, Milwaukee, WI (emergency teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Iowa
  • Graduated from Immanuel Lutheran School, Shirley, WI
  • Graduated from Manitowoc Lutheran High School, Manitowoc, WI
  • Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN
  • Received Masters in Education from Eastern University, Ypsilanti, MI

Miss Geiger enjoys traveling, the outdoors, gardening, history, art, music and reading.

Phone: 920.356.1489

E-mail Miss Renee Gieger at [email protected]

MRS. TIFFANY VANDERHOOF

Grade 1

“It is an honor and my extreme pleasure to have the opportunity to share God’s Word with His precious lambs every day!”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 2018-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grade 1 teacher)
  • 2017-2018, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grades 5-8 teacher)
  • 2016-2017, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (grades 5-6 teacher)
  • 2015-2016, Community Care Preschool and Day Care, Beaver Dam, WI (preschool aide)
  • 2011-2012, St. Paul’s, Wonewoc, WI (grades 1-2 teacher)
  • 1999-2000, Sola Fide, Lawrenceville, GA (kindergarten and grade 1 teacher)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Hartford, WI
  • 1996, Graduated from Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School, Jackson, WI
  • 2000, Graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Mrs. Vanderhoof is married to Pastor Collin Vanderhoof. They have three children: Noah, Micah, and Grace.

Phone: 608.548.1788

Email Mrs. Tiffany Vanderhoof at: [email protected] 

MRS. AMY BUBOLZ

Kindergarten

“Our God is so gracious! It’s an undeserved privilege and joy to be a messenger of his good news in Jesus to people of all ages.”

Experience in the Public Ministry
  • 1998-present, St. Stephen’s, Beaver Dam, WI (kindergarten teacher)
  • 1987-1998 Peace, Otsego, MI
  • 1984-1987 King of Kings, Garden Grove, CA
  • 1982-1984 Michigan Lutheran High School, St. Joseph, MI
  • 1980-1981 Bethlehem, Oshkosh WI (vicar)
Personal and Educational Background
  • Born in Ann Arbor, MI
  • 1974 Graduated from Michigan Lutheran Seminary, Saginaw, MI
  • 1978 Graduated from Northwestern College, Watertown, WI
  • 1982 Graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI

Pastor Heyer is married to Kim. They have two grown sons, Joshua and Andrew.

Phone: 920.631.7028

E-mail Mrs. Amy Bubolz at: [email protected]