Andy Kvernen, Senior Pastor
Andy Kvernen comes to Marshfield most recently from Fargo, ND where he served as the Pastor of Worship Ministries at Bethel Church for nine years. He's been in full time ministry in the Evangelical Free Church of America as a pastor or worship director since January 2000. In 2013, he began studies at Dallas Theological Seminary and discovered a love for teaching and preaching. After graduating in May 2018, he became the Senior Pastor of Cornerstone. Andy has three incredible teenage children and has been married to his wife, Kristi, since May of 2000. Along with church ministry, he enjoys music of all kinds, hunting, fishing, and watching his kids in sports, music, and theater.
Nate Carter, Pastor of Worship Arts & Adult Ministries
After growing up in the Philadelphia area, Nate led worship ministries for ten years in Dallas, Texas, before moving to Marshfield in 2011. He holds degrees in Contemporary Christian Music Leadership and Piano Performance from the Indiana University School of Music. Outside the church walls, Nate enjoys playing jazz, hobby farming, cooking, and being outdoors, but more than anything loves being a dad. Nate has been on staff at Cornerstone since August 2011. He and his wife Melanie have been married since 2001 and live in Chili with their daughters Rosie and Emmy, their dog Louie, two barnyard cats, a coop of chickens, and 60,000 honeybees.
Matt Korth, Pastor of Youth & Family
Matt was born and raised right here in Marshfield. After graduating from UW-Stevens Point in 2011 with a degree in Elementary Education, he returned to Marshfield and started teaching 4th grade at a local elementary school. Not only did Matt find a new job in his hometown, but he also met and married his wife Carli in 2012. Since then God has blessed Matt and Carli with two boys - Harvey and Delavan. After volunteering in youth ministry for almost 4 years during his teaching career, Matt answered God’s call into full-time youth ministry and joined the Cornerstone staff in the summer of 2015. Outside of serving at Cornerstone, Matt loves spending time with his family, especially when it includes food, sports, or being outside.
Connie Limmex, Nursery/Toddler Coordinator
Connie is a long time resident of Marshfield. She spent 25 years as a kindergarten teacher in the Marshfield School System. As a member of Cornerstone Church Connie taught Sunday School and became involved with Vacation Bible School. After retiring in 2011 the opportunity to volunteer in the Toddler Room during a weekly Bible Study led to a desire to apply for the Nursery/Toddler position. Connie resides in Marshfield with her husband Jim. They are grateful for three adult children, Keri, Robert, Jake (Rachel) and grandson, Todd, who all live near enough to visit often. When not enjoying time with young children or family Connie also enjoys crafts, hiking, reading, and writing.
Robyn Mader, Administrative Assistant
Robyn has called Marshfield home most of her life and joined the Cornerstone staff in 2004. She and her husband, Chris have three children. In her free time, she loves cooking, baking, and crocheting.
Anne Warren, Administrative Assistant
Anne is a born Minnesotan, who has called Texas, Delaware, and finally Wisconsin her home. She and her husband, Mark have been married for 36 years. Their three oldest children are married, the next two are in college, and their “baby” is in her junior year here in Marshfield. Anne homeschooled their six children for 25 years, and is now figuring out life with an almost empty house. Her favorite pastime is hanging out with her family, including her six grandchildren, who call her Mammaw! She is part of the worship team and teaches the 5th and 6th grade class here at Cornerstone. In her free time (lol), she directs youth and adult musical theater at the Marshfield/Stevens Point campus.
Denise Barg, Bookkeeper
Denise graduated from UW-Eau Claire with a degree in finance, which lead to a career as a credit analyst with US-Bank. She and her husband, Steve, have two grown and married sons, Tom (Nicole) in Madison, WI and Matt (Charis) in Pasadena, CA. They are also blessed with two young grandsons, Elliot and Arlo. Denise’s favorite role is being grandma, and she loves nothing more than traveling to Madison or Los Angeles to visit her family. When at home, Denise keeps busy with her many hobbies - gardening, decorating, baking, and all kinds of crafts.
Jim Limmex, Facility Maintenance
Jim graduated from UW Platteville in Ag Education and spent many years teaching high school students a wide variety of skills. For some years now he has been self employed using his skills in carpentry, construction and home repair. He resides in Marshfield with his wife Connie, who together have three adult children, Keri, Robert, Jake (Rachel) and one grandson, Todd. Outside of work Jim enjoys forestry, hiking and helping others.
Dave Holm, Facility Maintenance
Dave is a native of Madison, WI who moved to Marshfield after he met his amazing wife, Cheryl. Dave and Cheryl married in 1989 and have been blessed with three wonderful adult sons Jesse, Erik (Hansine), and Mathias. Dave worked for a number of years as a physical therapist and a few other occupations, but his most fulfilling roles have been those of husband and father. In this “empty nest” season Dave enjoys biking, traveling to see his sons, and spending time at the family cabin.
Ian Turner, Facility Maintenance
Ian retired in 2018 after 38 years at St. Joseph's Hospital/Marshfield Medical Center. He also spent 25 years serving on the Chili-Fremont Fire Department as a Firefighter/EMT, retiring in 2015. Ian resides in Chili with his wife Marge, his dogs Jasmine and Lady, and Whiskers the cat. Ian enjoys camping, hiking and snowshoeing as well as spending time with daughters, Sarah (Kody) and Megan and grandsons Leo and Elliot.