Rev. Amy Ziettlow has been preaching and presiding at Holy Cross Lutheran since January 2012. She has served as our pastor since April 2015. She has been ordained in the Evangelical Lutheran Church since August 2001.

She is the author of:

Seniors in Casino Land: Tough Luck for Older Americans 

Homeward Bound: Modern Families, Elder Care, and Loss (with Naomi Cahn)

She has written for:
The Institute for Family Studies
The Atlantic 
The Huffington Post
The Christian Century

She is married to Rev. Michael Karunas, senior pastor of Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Decatur, IL, and mother to three children.

Jan Lawson serves as a Synodically Authorized Minister.