Meet Our Team


Our Pastor Denise Benjamin. Pastor Denise is a retired ELCA pastor that came out of retirement to lead us. 

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.

JoEllen Horn - We are happy to have JoEllen as our music leader when Melanie is not able to lead us. JoEllen mainly serves during the winter January - March. She selects the music for our worship services and leads all of our songs during worship.


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

Melanie Mero
  • Music Leader