Pastor Karl Schauland has served New Life Lutheran since July 2017.
Pastor Schauland grew up in rural Minnesota, graduating from Luther High School in Onalaska, WI in 2004. His studies for the pastoral ministry led him to Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN. Graduating with his Bachelor of Arts in 2008, he continued his training at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon WI. His first pastoral assignment in 2012 was Immanuel Lutheran Church,Long Valley, New Jersey.
Pastor met his wife Claire (Hagen) during their college years in New Ulm. She has a double major in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. Claire loves being a mother to their 3 children.