• Bob Kleinschmidt | Chairman


    Bob and his wife, Kathy, have been married for over 30 years and have a son, Drew, at Bethel University. Bob has served at Wayzata Free on the Elder Board for 10 years and the Finance Board for 15. He has also served as the Chairman of the Board at Village Schools of the Bible and at Trinity International University. Bob has held multiples officer roles at Carlson Companies and is currently the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Investment Officer for the Carlson Rezidor Hotel division.

  • Warwick Alcock


    Warwick and his wife Trish immigrated to the US from South Africa in 1998 and started attending Wayzata Free. They have two adult children and six grandchildren. Warwick has an MBA and currently serves as a business consultant. He has served at Wayzata Free on the Missions Commission and also serves on the board of the Village Schools of the Bible.

  • Dave Boyce


    Dave and his wife, Kari, have two grown daughters and have been involved with the Evangelical Free Church of America for over 20 years. They started attending Wayzata Free in 2011 and immediately felt at home. Dave is the President of Stonebridge Bank, which he and a partner started in 2006. In past year, he has served on the Loan Committee Board of Christian Investors Financial, (an affiliate of the EFCA).

  • Ray ellis


    Ray and his wife Carol have attended Wayzata Free Church since 2002. They served in the hospitality ministry for a number of years as well as the Chinese ministry for the past five years. They also participated in the Net Menders mission ministry in Mexico. Ray and Carol have been married fourteen years and have adult children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Ray grew up in western Montana and graduated from the University of Minnesota. After graduation he stayed in Minnesota to pursue opportunities in business, spending a greater portion of his time operating a commercial construction and real estate company. He is currently involved in real estate development and is semi-retired. 

  • Steve McKendry


    Steve and his wife, Shelley, relocated to Minnesota in 2011 after a lifetime in Colorado. They have two adult children and one grandchild. Steve served as the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Diaconate at their church in Colorado. Steve owned a business in Colorado and has been in leadership roles at Target and Kraus-Anderson Construction.

  • Marc Swiontkowski


    Marc and his wife, Beth, have three adult children and two grandsons. They began attending Wayzata Free when Marc became the chair of the Orthopaedic Surgery Department at the University of Minnesota in 1997. He is also the former CEO of Tria Orthopaedic Center. Marc has served at Wayzata Free on the Missions Commission for 10 years and is on the boards of Hope for the Hurting Home and Haiti Teen Challenge.

Wayzata Free Church

705 County Road 101 North

Plymouth, MN 55447