Administrative Assistant for Finance: Audrey Oostland
Audrey grew up in Goshen, Indiana and attended Walnut Hill Mennonite Church. After college at Anderson University, she moved to Haiti for a year to teach at a missionary school. While there she met her husband, Jan. Audrey and Jan have three children; Ryan, Nathan and Jenna. The youngest two attend Bethany Christian Schools and their oldest is at Bluffton University. Audrey and her family are members at Waterford Mennonite church. They enjoy camping together as a family and making trips to the Netherlands to visit Jan’s family. Audrey comments, “I am enjoying my position here very much and find it a very friendly environment and a great place to work!”
Office Administrative Assistant: Rosalie Grove
Rosalie was born and grew up in Manitoba. She graduated from CMBC (Canadian Mennonite Bible College) in Winnipeg where she met her husband who originally hails from Elkhart. She moved to the United States with her husband and young daughter. She now also has three granddaughters and one great-grandson who are living in Fort Wayne. She worked for eight years at Bethel United Methodist Church as administrative assistant and has copy edited the Timbrel for much longer. She recently moved from Elkhart to Goshen and is in process of changing life routines to Goshen. She enjoys gardening, reading and water sports. She is finding Eighth Street Mennonite Church to be very friendly and affirming.