Mrs. Cheryl Alles, Athletics Secretary, Cheerleading Coach |
Mrs. Kelly Alles, Principal's Secretary |
Mr. Justin Armitage, Assistant Principal of Student Life |
Mr. Joel Bahr, College Advisor |
Mr. Mark Bahr, Head of Schools - Lutheran High School Association |
Ms. Sue Balistreri, Physical Education |
Mr. Kyle Barth, Physical Education, Math, Softball Coach |
Ms. Chloe Black, Transitional Education, Freshmen Preparatory Academy |
Ms. Megan Boerger, Math |
Miss Sarah Bolz, Math |
Mr. Cole Braun, CEO - Lutheran High School Association |

Welcome from the CEO

Welcome to the Milwaukee Lutheran High School website.

I am proud to serve the three high schools that make up the Association: Milwaukee Lutheran, Lake Country Lutheran, and Martin Luther. Our schools are dedicated to sharing Jesus, shaping lives, and developing leaders. If there is any additional information that I can provide or answer any questions, please feel free to email me or give me a call.

May God bless you!

Cole Braun
(Lake Country Lutheran, Martin Luther, and Milwaukee Lutheran)
(414) 421-9100 ext. 222

Mr. Ryan Bredow, Director of Enrollment Management & Marketing - Lutheran High School Association |
Mr. Billy Bynum, Business |
Mr. Jason Crayton, Art, Art Club Sponsor |
Mr. Kevin Crowder, Social Studies |
Mrs. Georgia Cucinello, Transitional Education Advisor |
Mr. Ken Daniel, Music |
Mr. Jim Datka, Director of Admissions, Boys Basketball Coach |
Mrs. Cate Dummann, Academic Advising Secretary |
Mrs. Jean Dummann, MPCP & WPCP Designee |
Mr. John Ellenberger, Science, Baseball Coach |
Mr. Brian Forke, English |
Mr. Dante Gutter, Freshmen Preparatory Academy |
Mr. Ryan Hansen, Religion |
Mr. Ben Hantak, English, Girls Soccer Coach |

Hello students, parents, and teachers! Attached to this page are the syllabi for all three classes I teach - Applied English, English II, and Writing Workshop. Aside from these, check out my main class webpage at, where I post updates, reminders, and useful links. :)

Rev. Bruce Harrmann, Religion |
Mr. Shawn Heckert, Technical Education |
Mr. Shawn Hofstad, Evening Facilities Supervision |
Miss Carissa Ihm, English |
Mrs. Linda Jaeger, Administrative Assistant |
Mr. Erich Janousky, Admissions, Football Coach |
Mrs. Rachel Janousky, Student Activities Director, Business |
Mr. Jason Jurss, Design, Cross Country Coach |

Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the Desires of your heart. – Psalm 37:4

Mr. Joe Kalkopf, Social Studies |
Mr. Keith Kalous, Assistant Athletic Director |
Mr. Adam Kirsch, Principal |

Mr. Adam Kirsch was called to Milwaukee Lutheran in 2011 to serve as Director of Student and Faculty Services. He accepted the call to serve as Principal in 2015. Mr. Kirsch is a native Nebraskan who graduated from Concordia University – Nebraska in 2003 with a teaching degree in the areas of biology and theology. He received his Master’s of Science in Educational Administration from Concordia University – Wisconsin in 2010. He previously served at Racine Lutheran High School (WI) as a teacher and athletic director. 

Adam and his wife Lauren have three children - Jacob, Micah, and Mackenzie. He is passionate about leadership development and is an avid sports fan – rooting for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, St. Louis Cardinals, and Green Bay Packers. 

Personal Mission Statement: I aspire to be a faithful servant leader with a heart of integrity and skillful hands who is used by God to encourage the gifts in others, challenge them to raise their performance, and celebrate excellence towards the growth of the Kingdom.

Mr. Philip Koch, Social Studies |
Mrs. Linda Koebert, Transitional Education Services |
Mr. Steve Kohrs, Science |
Mr. Steve Krause, Math |
Ms. Kierra Kuehl, Art |
Miss Tasha Little, Guidance Counselor |

Miss Tasha Little was hired to work at Milwaukee Lutheran in 2014. She currently serves as a guidance counselor. Miss Little is an alumnus of Milwaukee Lutheran who also graduated from Valparaiso University in 1999 with a teaching degree in music education. She received her Masters of Science in Education-Counseling from Concordia University Wisconsin in 2005. Previously, she worked as a counselor for Learn It Systems, Inc. (Milwaukee, WI) and Brown Deer High School. Miss Little is a proud of aunt of five children, one who attends Milwaukee Lutheran High School. She enjoys the arts.

Mr. Jerad Luedtke, Director of Athletics & Director of Youth Programs |
Mrs. Jessica Luehring, Director of Student Culture |
Ms. Reyna Luplow, Spanish |
Mr. Chris Marshall, Music |
Mrs. Katie Meinzen, Physical Education, Math, Girl's Basketball Coach, Girl's Tennis Coach |
Mr. David Nunley, Music |
Mr. Bryan Oechsner, Career Advisor, Boys Soccer Coach |
Mr. Eric Pankow, Science, Track & Field Coach |
Miss Sara Pfenning, English |
Mrs. Laurie Radewahn, Attendance Secretary |
Ms. Jan Riofrio, Spanish |
Mr. Tom Roekle, Admissions, Math, Religion |
Erica Rosebrock, Elementary Band |
Mr. Maynard R Saugstad Jr, Math, Transitional Education |

Welcome to Mr. Saugstad Home Page

Reminder. I am still selling calculators for $10 (TI-30 X IIS). All students should have their own.

Please feel free to contact me through my school email or my cell email which is I do get that email when I am not at school.

My free hours this semester are 1st and 7th hour. I will try to return in emails or calls before 2:00 p.m.

I try to get to school by 7:00 a.m. every morning for help and I am available most afternoon. If extended time is needed please make an appointment.

I have started Jr. Volleyball program for girls that is run at the high school. If you want more information on that club go to our website.

Always looking for parent and students to help out in the concession stand. I have the link to sign up here.

Have a Blessed Day

Rev. Ben Schimm, Religion |
Mrs. Abigail Schlie, English |
Mr. David Schlie , Religion, Social Studies |
Dr. Sam Seefeld, Dean of Students, Golf Coach |

Sam Seefeld joined the MLHS family in 2015. Sam graduated from MLHS in 2003 and went on to pursue history and pre-seminary studies at Concordia University St. Paul, MN. He later pursued a teaching certificate at Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW). Following the completion of the program at CUW, Sam worked as a teacher, coach, and class mentor at Faith Lutheran High School in Las Vegas, NV from 2009 to 2013; he completed his master’s in education in 2010. While in Nevada, Sam began work doctoral studies in higher education at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV); this led to an internship and later job at CUW where he worked from 2013 to 2015 in disability services, institutional research, along with some teaching. He completed his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership in May of 2016.

At Milwaukee Lutheran Sam is the Dean of Students, head golf coach for boys and girls, and directs the student-led chapel band, Joyful Noise.

Outside of MLHS, Sam serves on the board of directors for Camp LuWiSoMo, is an active member at his church, and enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Miss Monica Siebarth, Science |

Hello! I was called to Milwaukee Lutheran right out of college and have been here ever since! I graduated from Concordia University, River Forest (now Concordia Chicago) with degrees in math, biology, and coaching. I have my master's degree from Marian University in Curriculum and Instruction and a 21st Century Learning Certificate from Concordia Wisconsin.

I am currently the varsity softball coach and the freshmen volleyball court. I enjoy interacting with students outside of the classroom.

A few things about me: I am a farm girl from Michigan and I love Michigan football, the Detroit Tigers, and the Detroit Red Wings. Besides my parents I have two sisters, a brother-in-law, and two nephews along with many aunts, uncles, and cousins and a dog.

My Website:

Mrs. Jennifer Sleyster, Spanish |
Mrs. Kathy Steinke, Math |
Mr. Jon Stern, Social Studies |
Mr. Christopher Uitz, Science, Math |
Mr. Mike Waugh, Assistant Principal of Academics, Director of Red Knight Institute |
Mr. Paul Wegner, Science |

Paul Wegner is a new faculty member at Milwaukee Lutheran High School having taught last year at Destiny High School on 76th & Good Hope. Paul is originally from Iowa, a graduate of the University of Iowa and an avid Hawkeye supporter. In 2008, Paul graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary and was immediately called to serve as a missionary to Malawi, Africa where he served for almost 8 years. In 2006 Paul returned to Milwaukee and served as pastor at Mt. Lebanon Ev. Lutheran Church till 2011. Paul is finishing up a second Masters degree in Education at Wisconsin Lutheran College and very excited to be teaching science at Milwaukee Lutheran. Paul's wife, Kristy, is director of Kindergarten at St. Marcus Lutheran School. They have 4 children; Jason (17), Gabrielle (15), Luke (12), and Arianna (11). Paul enjoys spending time watching sports - Packers, Hawkeyes, Manchester United and the UFC. His hobbies include spending time with family, reading science fiction, and settling into a new house.

Adopted Bible Passage - "Although I am less than the least of all God's people, this grace was given me: to preach to the Gentiles the boundless riches of Christ. Eph 3:8

Mr. Shannon M. Whitworth, Executive Director Free Enterprise Academy |
Mrs. Anne Widener, Music |
Mr. Adam Wissmueller, Technical Education |
Mr. Chip Wylie, Freshmen Preparatory Academy |