Meet Our Team


Pastor Kathi Boland - Pastor Kathi served as West Ida's Pastoral Intern for almost two years and then we were blessed that she became our full time pastor in May of 2020 after she graduated from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus Ohio.

Music Leader

Melanie Mero - Melanie is a life long member of Immanuel that has always been involved in the life of the church. One of her many talents is music. Melanie selects the music for the worship services and Vacation Bible School, leads us in song by singing and playing instruments.


Trang Vo - Trang Vo is an award winning pianist and graduate of Eastern Michigan University. Trang has been serving as our pianst for several years and is a joy to hear.

Administrative Assistants

Diane Ruehs, Melanie Mero