Our Leadership
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Dahn
Senior Pastor
 
Mark earned his Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. He also earned his Master of Science in Family Life from Concordia University in Nebraska. Previously he served congregations in Nebraska and Texas before coming to St. Paul in 2018. His wife Julie teaches second grade at St. Paul and together they have three teenagers. They enjoy sports, exploring our country, and visiting family.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Joel Dietrich
Associate Pastor
 
Joel earned his Master’s degree in Family Ministry from Concordia, Nebraska, and his Doctorate in Church Leadership from George Fox Seminary in Portland, OR. Joel has been at St. Paul since December 2012 in various roles. He loves spending time with his wife and 4 children. His hobbies include movies, sports, and fixing things.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nathan De Young
Minister to Children & Youth
 
Nathan earned his Bachelor’s degree in Religious Education from Concordia, Texas (Woosh!). He has been serving at St. Paul since August 2016 in his current position. In August 2018, he was married to his beautiful bride Taylor and they live in Peachtree City together. He enjoys teaching, watching movies, eating and consuming copious amounts of Star Wars in all its various forms.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mark Abresch
Worship Leader
 
Mark earned his bachelor’s degree from Concordia, Nebraska, and his Masters in Science Education from Western Governors University. Mark has been at St. Paul since August of 1999 after having served in Lutheran Churches in Holyoke, Massachusetts, and Hialeah, Florida. He loves spending time with his wife, being with his grandkids, playing guitar and kayaking.​
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Phyllis Danielson-Krug
Administrative Assistant