Meet the Board and Staff
Our Board Members
Joel Haberstock, President (Coldstream BC)
Joel has been living in the Okanagan region of BC since 1997, working at St. John’s Lutheran Church with youth, families, worship and teaching at Vernon Christian School. He hails from Saskatchewan via Edmonton, Guatemala, and Thailand. He holds a B.Ed from the University of Alberta and a M.Sc (Family Life) from Concordia, Nebraska. In his spare time, he likes to meet people, cycle, play golf, sing, watch the Riders, and take group selfies. Joel and Jodie have 3 fantastic adult children.
Rev. Keith Haberstock, Pastoral Advisor (Fort MacMurray AB)
Stephen Braaten, Treasurer (Regina SK)
Josh Gajdos, Director
Brian Wardle, Director (Kitchener ON)
Our Staff Members
Lisa Jackson, Managing Director
Aleta Abraham, Community Engagement Officer
Ron Ludke, Development Officer
Rev. Cody Cooper, Christian Education Creator
Pastor Cooper is a new member to the LLL-C team who enjoys illustrating, speaking and teaching. He has a bachelor’s degree in in psychology, graduated with a Master of Divinity from Concordia Lutheran Seminary in 2015, and has continued with various studies and learning on topics from art and philosophy to mental health and history.
Cody was born in Alberta, has served parishes in both Saskatchewan and Alberta, and though now residing in Northern Saskatchewan, is proud to still not cheer for the Riders. He can often be found huddled over a desk, out with his family, or putting “miles on the car” shuttling kids from one rink to another.
Philippe Morel, French Ministry Support
Sandy Timm, Bookkeeper
Sandra (Sandy) Timm was born in Montana and served as a Lutheran School Teacher for 7 years in the US. Sandy has lived in Saskatchewan since her marriage to Wayne in 1988. They have 3 children, 2 daughters-in law and one granddaughter.
Sandy has served LLL since 1987, starting as Montana’s Young Adult Coordinator. Wayne and Sandy have attended LLL International Conventions together, beginning in 1988 and supported LLL-Canada with prayers and donations.
Sandy has served as bookkeeper since July 2022. Sandy states, “I am honored to serve God and my neighbor, helping with this task of bookkeeping each month.”