Dora von Wald
Emily encountered Christ-centered community in a small group, introducing her to H2O in 2014. She’s a recent grad with degrees in Leadership Communications & Spanish. God has created her with strengths in Discernment, Exhortation, and Knowledge. She’s excited to continue trusting God in His leading through the unknowns. Emily treasures light, latino culture, learning, live music, nature, and distance running.
Originally from Colorado, Jed came to be a part of PV and the H20 College Ministry as a freshman in college. He has a passion for videography and video editing. His future plans are to work in the field of film and video production and maybe own his own business. Jed enjoys being outside, playing frisbee, hiking, skiing, photography and a good cup of coffee.
Guy attended PV as a WSU student. After graduating, he taught math in Sweden and Rochester, MN. His spiritual gifts include Teaching, Administration and Hospitality. He enjoys spending time loving those around him and discipling youth. In his spare time he enjoys reading, hiking, and being outdoors.
Karl hails from Savage, MN. He came to WSU and became acquainted with PV through his involvement in H2O. Karl has transitioned from his role interning with H2O to join the High School Ministry. Karl is gifted in Teaching and Discipling. In his free time, Karl enjoys playing nearly any sport, crossfit, long boarding, and spending time with friends.
Mariah first heard about the internship program through leading worship with the PV high school worship team and being involved with Breathe. She hopes to continue in worship ministry when her internship is done. Mariah’s spiritual gifts are Faith, Evangelism, and Mercy. She enjoys spending time with her family, husband, and friends playing golf, fishing, and playing cards.
Ben is from Winona and has attended PV with his family, his whole life. The Lord has gifted him in Giving, Mercy and Serving. Ben enjoys hiking, walking, reading and soccer. His future plans include getting his Elementary Education degree.
Molly began attending H20 on Sunday mornings three years ago, as a college student. She has the spiritual gifts of Mercy, Faith and Pastoring. In her spare time she loves to make coffee, go adventuring and get to know people.
Emily came to know about Pleasant Valley through the attendance of her older siblings, and got plugged in right away with H2O. Currently in school at WSU for Social Work, Emily has a gift for serving and is excited to use her gifts in the High School Ministry. Emily enjoys all kinds of sports and hanging out with her friends.
Originally from Lafarage, Wisconsin, Sarah found PV through Breathe. When she heard about the internship program, she felt God calling her to apply right away! Her spiritual gifts are Mercy, Faith, and Empathy. Outside of the internship, Sarah plans on finishing her Massage Therapy degree at MSC Southeast and enjoys fishing, art, and gardening.
Kirsten is from Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin and started coming to PV through the College Ministry. Her future hopes are to work as a Recreational Therapist in Adaptive Sports. Kirsten loves traveling and soccer; she has the spiritual gifts of Administration, Leadership and Teaching. She is excited to be in partnership with PV through this new journey!
Originally from Fridley MN, Dylan came to PV while attending WSU, where he is
working toward a degree in Communication Studies. He serves on PV’s Worship Team and is looking forward to helping college students pursue God through music. He loves guitars, soccer, hammocks and camping. He is excited to see what God has in store for his future.