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Tim Waggoner- Pastor

Tim began serving Knox Presbyterian as Senior Pastor on May 1, 1994.  He and his wife, Janis, have three daughters, Jessica (Chad) Tammy, and Rebecca (Jeff) and three Grandchildren.  Tim has a Master of Divinity from Pittsburgh Theological Seminary as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech and Theater.  A few of his hobbies are racquetball and theater.

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Nathanial Olsen - Director of Music

Nate earned a B.A. in Music from Bethel University in St Paul, MN and a M.A.in church music from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Gladstone, MO. He has served as a worship director, traditional service leader, children's choir director, and a solist in both instrumental and voice before joining the Knox staff in September 2016. Nate, and his wife Rachel and have two daughters.

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Kendra Holcomb-Densmore-
Director of Youth Ministry

Kendra, better known as "Kendi" Holcomb-Densmore has served in a number of capacities at Knox and is now the Director of Youth and College-age Ministries.  She previously was the Director of the Celebration Choir, Celebration Worship Team, served as the Youth Ministry Assistant, and intern for the Adult Christian Education. 

Kendi graduated from Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Illinois, with a Bachelors of Science, Music Education, and Vocal Concentration.  She attended Nazarene Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO, and received her Master of Arts, Christian Education and Youth Ministry.

Kendi is an avid hockey fan and occasionally sneaks away to St. Louis to catch the Detroit Redwings at an away game.  She also enjoys reading, music (she is a member of the byFire band), movies and trying new foods.  

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Russell Harvey-
Celebration Choir Director

Russell has been the Celebration Choir (Jr and Sr High Youth) Director since 2007 and has also lead the Celebration Worship Team and Praise Band since 2011. Russell also teaches elementary band in the DeSoto School District. He and his wife Kellie have two children, Caleb and Katie. Russell received a Bachelors of Music Education from the University of Colorado and had studied in the Masters of Music Education program at UMKC.

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Karen Van Aalsburg- Secretary

Karen has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Moorhead State University in Moorhead, Minnesota, and has served as the church's secretary since September of 2000. Karen enjoys spending time with her husband, Dick, and their sons, Lee and Jared and their wives, Karmen and Jenny.  Karen's four grandchildren, Caleb, Karli, Hudson  and Rebecca are a delight and joy to her.  She enjoys writing, reading, antiquing, decorating, and hosting and participating in Bible studies.

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