Pastor Jef Skinner

Pastor Jef and his wife Paula began their ministry at Gospel Baptist Church in 2002.  They have three grown children and 4 grandsons and one granddaughter.  Pastor Jef is a Law Enforcement Chaplain for Sparta Police Department, Monroe County Sheriff, Wisconsin  State Patrol and Tomah Area Ambulance Service.

Elder Jeff Mertes

Jeff Mertes and his wife Kim have two active boys.  They have been at Gospel Baptist church for more than 18 years.  Jeff became an elder in 2014. He leads an Adult Bible Study on Sunday mornings.  Jeff also ministers through WINGS.


Elder Steve Kuhl

Steve and his wife Kris have been at Gospel Baptist Church since 2014.  Steve became an elder in January 2017. They have two grown children and three grandchildren. They own a business in Tomah.