Pastoral Staff

  • Jason Hovis

    Lead Pastor

    Jason is originally from Ohio, but moved to Minnesota when he was young and has lived there for most of his life. After graduating from North Park Theological Seminary in 2008, he accepted the call to become the pastor of Youth and Children at Karmel Covenant Church and served in that capacity for 11 years. In 2019 Jason became the Lead Pastor here at Karmel. Jason married Jackie is 2001 and they have four children.  He enjoys anything outdoors and especially enjoys beating Kohl in pickleball.

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  • Kohl Hanson

    Pastor of Youth

    Kohl was born and raised in Minnesota and has served in a variety of ministry roles since graduating from the University of Northwestern - St. Paul. After serving as a Student Ministries Intern at Linwood Covenant Church for a year, he spent two years as a Ministry Staff member at Lake Beauty Bible Camp before coming to Karmel Covenant Church in August of 2020. He relishes the opportunity to defeat Jason in pickleball.

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Other Staff/Leaders

Here are some of the other individuals who lead our church.

  • Cindy Stewart - Office Coordinator  |  office@karmelcov.org | 763-389-3169

    Bob Mashuga - Custodial Staff

  • Kevin Grabow - Chair of Executive Board

    Lee Olson - Chair of Diaconate

    Tom Filzen - Chair of Trustees

    Shirley Tonn - Chair of Christian Education

    Dwight Tonn - Treasurer  |  treasurer@karmelcov.org

    Jason Hovis - Lead Pastor

    Kohl Hanson - Pastor of Youth