Rev. Benjamin Hollingsead, started at St. Paul’s in September of 2021. He was previously a Pastor in Stacy, MN and an Associate Pastor in Clintonville, WI. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Management from Bellevue University in Nebraska. After a short career working as a Purchasing Agent and Contract Manager for the US Air Force at Offutt AFB in Bellevue, NE, he moved to St. Paul, Minnesota to obtain his Master of Divinity from Luther Seminary. In 2013, he was ordained into the ministry by the LCMC. In 2021 he completed the colloquy process to join the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod clergy roster.
Pastor Hollingsead is married to Amber and they have four children. He enjoys fishing, traveling, cookouts, bonfires, meeting new people, telling jokes and spending time with his family.