Our Leadership

Harvestime Eau Claire
Pastor Kim & his wife, Jenny

Pastor Kim Buckman

Senior Pastor • Campus Pastor | [email protected]

Pastor Kim was hired in 2005 bringing his wife, Jenny, and two daughters, Alyssa and Hannah. He has a heart and passion for Biblical history and studies how to apply it to the modern world. As the lead pastor of all the campuses, he guides us.

Pastor Kyle Ruud and wife

Pastor Kyle Ruud

Youth Pastor • Life Group Pastor | [email protected]

Pastor Kyle is an ordained pastor with the Assemblies of God. He and his wife, Karli, are both graduates of North Central University. Kyle and Karli have three sons, Kennan, Lyndon, and Grayson. The goal of Harvestime Youth is to raise up a generation who have a passion for God, a passion for life, and a passion for people.

Pastor Allison and husband

Pastor Alison Amelse

Children’s Pastor • HTC University Pastor | [email protected]

Pastor Alison is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God through Global University and also has a Certificate in Music Evangelism from North Central University. Pastor Alison is married to Rob and they have a daughter, Clara, and are also foster parents. They are passionate about discipling children to follow God with their whole hearts and helping people find the gifts and callings God has for their lives.

Pastor Kim & his wife, Jenny

Jessica Yentsch

Worship Leader | jessica.yentsch @htccv.org

We welcomed Jessica on staff in 2021. She shares a vision of pulling the church into an intimate worship experience and letting the Holy Spirit move in service.

Pastor Kim & his wife, Jenny

Alyssa Thoms

office Administrator • Sound Technician | [email protected]

As the office administrator and sound technician for the Eau Claire Campus, Alyssa's role around the campus is to create a distraction-free environment for people to encounter God. She has lived in the Eau Claire area for most of her life and quickly found family in Harvestime Church with her husband, Adam, and many pets. Music and design are significant passions in her life.

Moriah Locke

Moriah Locke

Children’s Ministry Administrator | [email protected]

Moriah went to UW-Eau Claire received a degree in Unified Early Childhood. She works at the Eau Claire campus under Pastor Alison as support staff handling behind-the-scenes prep for all campuses. As many say, "Everyone needs a 'Moriah' in their life!"

Marilyn Vaupel

Marilyn Vaupel

Bookkeeper | [email protected]

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Harvestime South
Pastor Adam Norlander

Adam Norlander

Campus Pastor | [email protected]

JoLynn Norlander

JoLynn Norlander

Worship Leader

Hannah Buckman

Lori Lowenhagen

Office Administrator | [email protected]

Lori and her husband, Kyle, helped plant the Harvetime Church South branch, and she is now honored to serve as the church administrator. She has a heart for  helping people feel the love of Christ, discipleship, and encouraging others in their faith.

Karlan Brunner

Karlan Brunner

Children's Minister | [email protected]

Karlan has a passion to see kids encounter their Savior and for them to develop a relationship with Him.

Harvestime Chippewa Falls
Pastor Karl Hanson

Pastor Karl Hanson

Campus Pastor | [email protected]

My wife Hannah and I have been blessed with 4 children in the past 13 years. Our older two children are daughters and our younger two are boys and we have lived in Chippewa since July of 2010. As a family we enjoy playing kickball, riding bike, playing games, sledding, and of recent fishing. We stepped onto staff with Harvestime Church Sept. 2017 and look forward to wherever and whatever God may lead within Harvestime Church.

Dan & Beth McCauley

Dan McCauley

Youth Pastor • Family Pastor | [email protected]

I’m Dan, I am the youth minister, alongside my wife. I love seeing God move in the lives of our youth! I’ve studied with DSOM, for pastoral licensing within the Assemblies of God. My wife and I have been married for 18 years and we have 5 awesome kids! We are a crazy bunch, and that’s why we are so special. Make sure to find Joy in every moment, seek God in everything you do, and remember to always pray. Just Pray!

Dan & Beth McCauley

Beth McCauley

Youth Pastor • Family Pastor | [email protected]

I’m Beth, I am the youth minister, alongside my husband! I love seeing kids grow in their knowledge of who God is. I just finished schooling for licensing within the Assemblies of God and now, onto a test! I am a mom of 5, I love quiet time, I married my 7th grade boyfriend, and screaming toes is my favorite game! Find God in your everyday. He’s always there even when you don’t see Him.

Josh Kilde

Josh Kilde

Children’s Pastor | [email protected]

Josh and Emily are foster parents through Chippewa County.Josh's role at the Chippewa Campus is to train leaders and to share with our kids and adults how God loves each one of us.

Josh has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and is a Certified Minister through the Assemblies of God.

Sam Ambrose

Nathan Christopherson

Worship Leader | [email protected]

Nathan is the Music Director at Harvestime Church. He and his wife, Leah, moved to Chippewa Falls in 2018 after serving in a church in Canton, OH and IHOP previously to that. They have three kids, Asher, Amaryah, and Ezra.

Brooke Adams

Brooke Adams

Life Group Coordinator | [email protected]

Brooke has been a part of the Chippewa Valley since elementary school. She loves to see people get connected to others and bring people closer to the community.

Eric Stephenson

Eric Stephenson

Sound Technician | [email protected]

I’m Eric and I oversee sound and tech. My role is to help support the other ministries as they lead people into God's presence. I have a degree in Programming/Analytics and Software Design.
I love Marvel movies and rock climbing. I'm ambidextrous and I'll beat any of you in a race.

"For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many."Mark 10:45