Church Staff
Rev. Michael Harman, Pastor
Rev. Michael Harman, Pastor
St. Johns Lutheran Church and School in Wykoff, Minnesota
Robin Breckenridge
Church Secretary
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Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm
School Staff
Sharon Meyer – Teacher Grades 6, 7, 8

Mrs. Meyer graduated Magma Cum Laude from Concordia University Wisconsin in December 1996 with a BA in elementary education. She began substitute teaching immediately in various Lutheran schools in the Milwaukee, WI area. In the spring of 1997, she took a full-time sub position teaching first-grade at Mt. Olive Lutheran School. It was during that time she received her first call to the St. Stephen Lutheran School in Horicon, WI. She served at St. Stephen for seven years; teaching one year of second-grade and six years of fifth-grade. In 2004 she moved to Minnesota and married. In 2008 she began teaching part-time at St. Paul Lutheran School, Chatfield, MN; teaching a variety of subjects in a multi-grade K-8 setting. After eight years at St. Paul she stepped down to stay-at-home and homeschool her two daughters. She has substituted at St. Johns for the last three years. Mrs. Meyer and her family live south of Wykoff.

Mrs. Courtney Soltau – Teacher Grades 3, 4, 5

Mrs. Soltau graduated with distinction from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN, in May of 1998 with a bachelor degree in education with a concentration in science. Mrs. Soltau was assigned to teach K-4 at St. Paul’s, Moline, IL. She taught there for four years. She took a break from teaching to pursue her education. While taking classes she met her husband, got married, and had 3 children. While raising her young children, she worked for a family business and continued substitute teaching at area Christian Day Schools. Mrs. Soltau began teaching full-time at St. Johns, Wykoff, in the spring of 2014. She resides in Grand Meadow with her husband and children, all who attend St. Johns.

Mrs. Susan Nash – Teacher Grades 1 & 2


Mrs. Nash is a 2008 graduate of Winona State University.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BS in Elementary Education.  Mrs. Nash completed synod certification through the colloquy program with CUENet in the fall of 2009.  Prior to teaching 1st-2nd grades, Mrs. Nash taught computer and keyboarding classes at St. Johns.  Before her teaching career, Mrs. Nash did daycare in her home.

Mrs. Rachel Welch – Teacher K


Mrs. Welch graduated from Mankato State University in 1993 with a BS degree in Elementary education. She obtained her kindergarten license from Augsburg College in the fall of 2006. Prior to teaching at St. Johns, Mrs. Welch taught a variety of subjects and grade levels at Kingsland Public Schools. Mrs. Welch, her husband, and two children, who live on a farm north of Spring Valley, keep busy with 4-H, school, and church activities.

Miss Alexis Jones – Preschool

Miss Lexi is a 2015 graduate from Le Roy-Ostrander High School. She is currently in the process of obtaining the Child Development Associate degree and certification. Prior to teaching at St. Johns, Ms. Lexi worked as an Elementary and Head Start/ Pre-School Para at Le Roy – Ostrander Schools and as a Kindergarten Para at Stewartville Public Schools. Miss Lexi enjoys camping and fishing in her free time.

Mrs. Kimberly Schultz – Administrative Assistant


Mrs. Schultz is in the school office on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during normal school hours, or by special appointment on other days.  Mrs. Schultz has a two-year business degree and several years of office experience.  She began serving as administrative assistant for St. Johns in August 2011.