Staff

Our Leadership

Fran Green

Pastor Fran Green
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Pastor Fran is married to Tammy, a program manager at Mayo Clinic Rochester.  They have been married for 33 years and have two amazing boys Zeke and Silas. The Greens are a close family enjoying spending time outdoors, camping, riding motorcycles and traveling.  Prior to Mount Hope Pastor Fran served at Holy Cross Lutheran Church… Read More »

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Christina Brantner

Director of Music
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As the Director of Music at Mount Hope Lutheran Church, Christina leads all worship services and coordinates all aspects of worship and music ministry. Christina received a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy at the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree from Saint Mary of the Woods in Indiana. Christina has served at Mount Hope… Read More »

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Melanie Collins

Lead Teacher

Melanie has a BA in Elementary Education from MN State Mankato. She has been a Lead Teacher at Mount Hope since 2018. She worked in childcare prior to her start at Mount Hope. Melanie enjoys cooking, playing softball, and being outside.

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Barbara Prigge

Music Teacher

Barbara has a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with a concentration in Elementary School Music from Concordia St Paul. She has been working at Mount Hope as the Music Teacher since 2018. She enjoys sewing and quilting.

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Heather Ottum

Lead Teacher

Heather has a BS in Psychology from the University of Phoenix with a concentration in Elementary Education. She has been teaching at Mt. Hope since 2013. Heather has three daughters and one son.

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Jennifer Adamek

Administrative Assistant

Jennifer serves at Mt. Hope Lutheran in the Tech Booth and editing and uploading the Church Services onto our website, Facebook, and Instagram. She also creates the monthly newsletter. Jennifer and Dan have been members of Mt. Hope since 1996-26 years. They had 2 boys who grew up in our church and are now young… Read More »

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