Our Staff at Oak Grove

Anne Fisher, Transitional Pastor afisher@oakgrv.org

The Rev. Dr. Anne Fisher serves as Oak Grove Presbyterian Church’s Transitional Pastor.

Anne graduated from Princeton Seminary and was ordained in 1982. She has served 20 congregations as an interim/transitional pastor, including large city and suburban churches and small rural churches.

Anne and her husband Gregg Dana lived for 21 years in Gurnee, IL, a Chicago suburb. Gregg  retired as a Presbyterian minister and mental health counselor. They moved to Plymouth MN where Anne served the Plymouth Presbyterian Church.  Anne joined Oak Grove as transitional pastor on July 29, 2019.

Anne and Gregg have four children and five grandchildren. Robert and family are in Reston, Virginia. William and family live in Minneapolis. Elizabeth and her new husband live in Berlin, Germany, and Christina lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

Mary Koon
Pastor Mary Koon
Mary Koon
Associate Pastor

Mary Koon is a 2011 graduate of Chicago Theological Seminary.  Mary, her husband Jim, and family moved to the Twin Cities that same year and was hired at Oak Grove as director of Faith Formation for children and adults. In 2014, she received a call from Oak Grove to serve as Associate Pastor and was installed in November of 2014. Mary continues to work with children and families, Adult Faith Formation, Deacons, and worship leadership. She enjoys encouraging people of all ages to learn, grow and serve together. Mary and her husband, Jim, are the parents of four grown children, two daughters-in-law and one son-in-law. They are grandparents to two grandchildren. When she isn’t at church, Mary enjoys walking, reading, yoga, and being with her family.

Beth Angerhofer
Beth Angerhofer
Office Administrator

Beth Angerhofer came with Oak Grove with over 20 years managing Customer Service departments (for Pillsbury and U of MN Physicians) both domestically and internationally. She has extensive experience working with data and loves interacting with the entire Oak Grove community. Beth earned here Master’s Degree in Foods in Business from Kansas State University and her undergraduate degree at Auburn University. Her family includes husband, Paul; and her grown daughter, Annie. Beth has been a Bloomington resident for over 30 years, and is an active member at nearby St. Luke’s Lutheran Church.

Judy Cooper
Judy Cooper
Judy Cooper
Director of Music

Judy Cooper received music education degrees from both Augsburg College (BA) and the University of St. Thomas (MA in Music Education). She taught music in the Bloomington School system for 34 years, at many different schools and grades.

In 1985 Judy began directing the Chancel choir at Oak Grove and LOVED it! After retiring from teaching in 2005, she has enjoyed having more time to devote to the music program here at Oak Grove.

After retiring from teaching in 2005, she took on the tasks of scheduling and organizing all musical groups and events at Oak Grove.

Because of Judy’s love of piano playing, she continues to accompany many local school and community groups. She also loves traveling and attending concerts and theater presentations.

Britta Weber bweber@oakgrv.org

Britta Weber is Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. She is a graduate of St. Olaf College with concentrations in Religion and Norwegian and has a variety of experience with youth and children.

Britta spent the first half of childhood in Austin, TX, and her middle school years in Telemark, Norway where she discovered her love for the Norwegian language and culture. In high school, she was mega band-nerd, where she met her fiancé, Peter.

Britta loves spending free time enjoying nature: in a hammock, on a hike, by a lake, or on a run are some of her favorite ways to be present in God’s beautiful creation.

Anne Swenson
Anne Swenson aswenson@oakgrv.org

Anne is a CPA and has been in accounting for her entire career.  She retired from Pax Christi Catholic Community in January of 2017 after thirteen years as the Financial Manager.

She is happy to be back into the numbers by working part-time here at Oak Grove Presbyterian Church.

She & her husband have lived in Bloomington for 21 years and have three sons and three grandchildren.

Lacey Jones

 Childcare Provider

Shannon Murray

Childcare Provider

Tim Dubis
Tim Dubis
Part Time Custodian

Part Time Custodian

MartinAlan Smith
Martin Alan Smith
Part Time Custodian

Part Time Custodian

Board of Elders (Classes 2019-2021)

Board of Deacons (Classes 2019-2021)

Parish Associates

A parish associate is an ordained clergyperson who is either working in a non-church position or is retired, but wishes to be related to a particular congregation. We are so blessed to have the following folks serving as Parish Associates with Oak Grove.

Mary Pol
Mary Pol
Parish Associate

Mary Pol is on staff as a Parish Associate. Mary is the mother of Jennifer Myers and grandmother of Natalie and Catherine.