Staff & Leadership

The staff and leadership (pastors, elders, & deacons) at St. Andrew are comprised of men and women who love, care, and pray for every single person in the church. If you have any questions for any of our staff, feel free to reach out and email them or call our church office to speak with them. You can contact the church office at or 319/338.7523.

You can also find minutes from session meetings at the bottom of this page

Pastors & Staff

  • Rev. Dr. Matt Paul

    Head Pastor

    Pastor Matt Paul is a native of Eugene, Oregon where he attended the University of Oregon and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, and met his wife, Becca. After a brief stint as a bank auditor, Matt followed God's call to ministry. He attended Princeton Theological Seminary where he received a Master of Divinity. Since his ordination in 1996, Matt has served PC(USA) churches in Grants Pass, Oregon, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Spokane Valley, Washington. In 2012 he received a Doctor of Ministry degree from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary; the title of his project was Reaching Out by Reaching In: A Model for Incarnational Ministry. His passion in ministry is helping others grow in Christ and serve according to their spiritual gifts. His personal interests include hiking, bird watching, sports, gardening, woodworking, and working on home improvement projects.

  • Rev. Kyle Otterbein

    Associate Pastor

  • Randy Hausler

    Director of Youth Ministries

  • Heather Woodin

    Director of Children's & Family Ministries

  • Matthew Penning

    Director of Music Ministries

  • Kristen DeGrazia

    Assistant Director of Children's & youth music

  • Lee Rabe

    Assistant Director of Instrumental Ministries

  • Rebecca Schuchert

    Finance Administrator

  • Sarah Dyck

    Office & Communications Administrator

  • Karen wieting

    Ministry Assistant