Our Ministry Team

  • David Zimmermann
    Lead Pastor

    Pastor Dave and Nancy have called River Valley their church home for over 20 years. A second career pastor, Dave felt God calling him to fulltime ministry after 25 years of teaching in the public schools. He is thrilled to be able to share Jesus with all those who cross his path!


    Dave is married to Nancy who is a retired teacher. They have 2 married daughters and 1 beautiful granddaughter.


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  • Michael Golemi
    Pastor of Student Ministries

    Michael has a great enthusiasm for youth and greatly desires to see them grown in their relationship with God.


    Michael's wife, Nina, is currently pursuing her license for professional counseling. 


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  • Robin Walker
    Director of Children's Ministries

    Robin and Jeremy have 2 daughters, Ella and Maddie. They have been serving at River Valley in Awana, Children's Ministry, Youth and various other areas for many years. Robin has a great desire to lead little ones to Jesus through ministry. Jeremy is also the Head Deacon at River Valley.


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  • Caleb Atkins
    Pastor of Discipleship

    Pastor Caleb's ministry focuses on discipleship for adults. He has a heart for people of all ages and wants to help them follow Jesus wholeheartedly.


    Caleb's wife, Liz, is currently a 5th grade teacher at Lincoln Elementary of the Watertown School District.


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Our Staff

  • Teresa Vogt
    Secretary

    Teresa and Bruce have three children (Jason, Becky, and T.J.) and have been serving at River Valley Alliance since its beginning in 1989. Teresa has been active with the Alliance Women Ministries and Children's Ministries and serves on the Deacon(ess) Board.


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  • Jen Roberts
    Bookkeeper / Special Projects

    Jen and Justin have three children (Daniel with wife Vicki, Jon & Grace) and have been serving in Children's and Youth and various other ministries at River Valley since 2004. Justin also serves on the Elder Board, and Jen serves on the Deacon(ess) Board.


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