Ruth is responsible for overseeing and maintaining office procedures and supporting the pastoral staff, along with volunteer staff, and enjoys serving members of her church family.
Ruth and her husband, Mark, are life-long residents of Oostburg, Wisconsin. She became a member of First Reformed in 1978 after their marriage. They have two grown daughters who also live in Oostburg.
In 1984 she began working at First Reformed Church as the Church Secretary. Her responsibilities include maintaining office procedures and supporting the pastoral staff along with various volunteer staff. Her goal is to ensure that those who come to the church office are greeted with a warm and friendly welcomes!