The staff and leadership here at Life Bridge love and pray diligently for the people in the church. We value a team approach to leading the church. Pastor Bob is our Senior Pastor and part of the Elder team which leads Life Bridge. All members of our Elder team are approved through a vote by Life Bridge members. We believe this provides a biblical model of leadership while maintaining a healthy balance of accountability. If you have questions, please feel free to contact the church office at or the head elder Matt Ferrin at

Pastors & Staff

  • Bob Boerman

    Senior Pastor

    Bob is passionate about helping people understand how God’s Word applies to everyday life. Bob and his wife, Jean, have been married for over 45 years and have three daughters, six grandsons and one granddaughter. They are natives of the Chicago area. Bob has a BA from Trinity International University and a Masters of Ministry from Moody Graduate School. He has over 40 years experience working with youth, adults, couples and families in the local church context. He loves people and enjoys hanging out in God’s magnificent

    creation. Contact Bob at

  • Josh Mangioni

    Pastor of Adult & Family Ministries

    Josh is passionate about seeing families of all shapes and sizes take seriously Jesus’ call to go and make disciples. Josh believes that discipleship begins in the home and he is passionate about equipping parents and grandparents with the tools they need to disciple their families. Josh also believes that every person in the church married/unmarried with kids/without kids shares in the responsibility to raise the next generation to know and love Jesus. He is married to his beautiful wife, Laura, and they have three young sons. Contact Josh at

  • Jodi Mork

    Director of Children's Ministries

    Jodi was an elementary school teacher for over 20 years and home schooled two of her boys for six. She has been happily married to David since 1988. She earned her elementary education degree from Trinity International University and her master's degree from National Louis University. David and Jodi have three sons, John, Sean and Jesse and two granddaughters. She has a great way of connecting with our littlest ones here at Life Bridge! Feel free to contact her at

  • Garon Albrecht

    Interim Worship Director

    Garon and his wife Tracey have been attending Life Bridge since 2016. They have five children and are currently with foster child number seven. Garon has over 30 years experience in music, including holding the position of worship leader at two prior churches before finding his home here at Life Bridge. Outside of Life Bridge, Garon works as a project manager at a landscape design firm. Garon and Tracey feel blessed for the opportunity to serve as the Interim Worship Director until God sends the right person to fill the full-time position.

  • Tracy Zochowski

    Office Manager

    Tracy has been attending Life Bridge Since 2012 and will usually be the first person you see on Sunday morning.  She loves to get to know new friends and get people connected within the church. If you have any questions, drop her an email at

  • Carol Hines

    Administrative Assistant

    Carol started attending Life Bridge in 1985 with her husband, Steven. She began working at Life Bridge over 20 years ago, first with Camp Agape and then in the office.  She is the steady force that keeps Life Bridge running. She has three grown children and eight grandchildren. Contact Carol at

  • Kathy Knee


Life Bridge Elder Team

Meet our Elders! Matt Ferrin is the Chairman of the Elder team and Dave Mork is the Vice-Chairman.  You can contact any of them at their email addresses below.

  • Dave Mork

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  • Nathan Berg

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  • Richard Carhart

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