Advent UMC Eagan

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Bio – Cathi


Cathi Stapf
Family Ministry Assistant
phone: 651.454.3944 ext. 18


Cathi is Advent’s Family Ministry Assistant. She earned a Masters degree in Religious Leadership from United Theological Seminary (New Brighton, MN) in 2016. Cathi’s main focus is on the youngest members of Advent: our babies and preschoolers. She plans and leads the preschool Faith Builders time as well as creates special lessons designed just for children in the nursery. Her other duties also include serving as Vacation Bible Camp director and working together with Pastor Cindy to plan and lead Faith Builders, family-oriented worship services and other special events. You might also see her pop up in the pulpit every once in a while.

Cathi grew up in the small farming town of Faulkton, South Dakota. She earned a Bachelors degree in history at the University of South Dakota (USD) in 2001. Cathi also met her husband, Devin, at USD. They married and moved to the Twin Cities shortly after graduation. Devin is a CPA specializing in taxes. They have two children together: Angie and Andrew. Devin and Cathi have been a part of the Advent family since 2002.