Our Staff

The "Our Staff" is a page that puts faces with names.


William E. Maki


William E. Maki

Pastor Bill has served as Pastor of Zion since October 2004.  Pastor Bill celebrated his tenth anniversary as Pastor in October 2014.  He is the Dean for the North West Ohio Mission District of the NALC.

Office Assistant

 Ann Maki


Ann M. Maki

Ann has served as Office Assistant since September 2001.  Ann celebrated her fifteenth anniversary as Office Assistant in September 2016.



Youth Director

Adam Poe


Adam E. Poe

Adam has served as Youth Director of Zion since July 2002.  Adam will be celebrating his fifteenth anniversary as youth director on June 18, 2017.

Director of Board of Parish Education

Mindy Thiebeau 


Mindy Thiebeau

Mindy has served as Director of the Board of Parish Education since January 2011.  Mindy celebrated her fifth anniversary as Director of the Board of Parish Education in January 2016.

Sunday Organist

Merilee Miller


Merilee has served as Organist of Zion since May 2012.  Merilee is celebrating her fifth anniversary as organist on June 18, 2017.

Office Manager

Kathy Bishir


kathleen S. Bishir

Kathy has served at Zion as Secretary/Office Manager since December 1983.  She has served for 25 years as an AIM in the ELCA and now serves as an Church Support Staff in the NALC.  Kathy is the Treasurer for the North West Ohio Mission District of the NALC, beginning in May 2017.


Yvonne Strohmeyer


Yvonne Strohmeyer

Yvonne has served as Custodian of Zion since November 2013.