Sal Massa, Senior Pastor
After nearly thirty years in the investment banking business, Sal answered the call to be senior pastor at Lake Country Bible Church. He graduated in 1986 from Moody Bible Institute where he studied for the pastorate. Prior to that time he and his wife, Elena, lived on Long Island, New York with their four children. They moved to Delafield, Wisconsin in 1992. Sal is committed to expository teaching of Scripture. He is dedicated to four ministry objectives not only in his public ministry but in personal, everyday choices as well. They are prayer, teaching, reaching others for Christ and caring for people.
Ray Rudzinski, Associate Pastor
After a career in Education and a stint on the mission field, Ray and his wife Ellen moved to Lake Country. After being involved in the ministries of Lake Country Bible Church for three and one-half years, the Elders asked Ray to join the ministry staff and assist Pastor Sal and the Deacons. His assignment is to serve all members as they grow in the love and service of our Lord Jesus Christ. Ray and Ellen have three grown children and four grandchildren – including a set of triplets!
Joshua Cassel, Youth Pastor
Josh was born in Fort Myers, Florida and grew up in Jacksonville. Florida. He graduated from Moody Bible Institute with a degree in Youth Ministry and in Bible. He has served in youth ministry through various positions in churches, camps, and public high schools throughout Florida, North Carolina, and Illinois as well as some short term missions work in Russia and the Czech Republic. He enjoys hiking, biking, and just about all sports. He is an avid football fan of both college and NFL. Josh has a great passion to disciple students and bring them closer to Jesus Christ. He is excited to serve the youth in the Lake Country area and to be part of Lake Country Bible Church Family.
Cathy Solon, Office Manager
Our newest staff member is Cathy Solon who comes to us after working 25 years in a Christian school office. As you get to know Cathy, you’ll soon discover her love for people and the joy that she has serving God and others. Her interests include: hiking, kayaking, guitar, teaching from the Bible, discipleship, and having a good walk with a friend. She is native to Milwaukee, and has two children and two grandchildren.
Elena Massa, Special Projects Coordinator
Elena has served on staff since the start of Lake Country Bible Church. She undertakes special projects, designs logos, and manages promotions for various ministries.She is also married to Pastor Sal Massa. Together they serve the church and conduct teaching conferences in South India. Elena enjoys teaching women’s Bible Studies and spending time with her grandchildren, of which there are currently ten.
Crystal Andaloro, Bookkeeper
Since 2004, Crystal has been responsible for tracking the church’s receipts and paying its bills. She also assists and supports the entire staff on a number of tasks as needed. Crystal came with administrative experience from both ministry and church offices. She has been married to Mike, a CPA, since 1976 and has 3 grown boys and a lovely daughter-in-law and two grandchildren. In her free time she enjoys reading, knitting, and a little biking.
Jim Burns, Maintenance Care
Since moving to the new facility, Jim has been in charge of keeping the building and grounds looking beautiful. Jim is a Jack of all trades and definitely has an eye for details. He lives in Hartland with his wife, Judy. He enjoys time spent with his grandchildren.