Faculty & Staff
Mr. Tyler Weinrich
tyler.weinrich@trinityneenah.net
Principal


Mr. Tyler Weinrich was born in Norfolk, NE. He graduated in 2013 from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education with a double major in Elementary Education and Secondary Choral Music.

Before coming to Neenah Lutheran, Mr. Weinrich taught 3rd grade for two years and 7th-8th grade for two years at St. John in Libertyville, IL. Mr. Weinrich’s personal interests include choir, playing soccer, technology, and watching various movies and TV shows.

Mr. Weinrich’s favorite Bible verse is Psalm 46:10, “Be still, and know that I am God."




 
Mr. Colin Paustian
colin.paustian@trinityneenah.net
8th Grade, Athletic Director & Technology Director


Mr. Colin Paustian was born in Racine, WI and graduated from Shoreland Lutheran High School in 2011. He graduated in 2016 from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and Secondary Chemistry Education. He married Jackie in 2015, and has a two-year-old son, Emmett.

After graduation, Mr. Paustian was assigned to Trinity, Neenah as the 5th-6th grade teacher, middle school science and math teacher, and athletic director.

Mr. Paustian’s personal interests include running, hiking, playing and watching sports, board/card games, and spending time with Jackie and Emmett.

One of Mr. Paustian’s favorite Bible verses is Joshua 1:9. “This is my command—be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

Mr. Tyler Tesch 
tyler.tesch@trinityneenah.net
7th Grade
 

Mr. Tyler Tesch was born in Neenah, WI. He graduated from Fox Valley Lutheran in 2005, and graduated in 2011 from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and an emphasis in Physical Education.

Before coming to Trinity Lutheran School, Mr. Tesch taught 5th and 6th Grade at St. Johns Lutheran School in Manitowoc, WI. Mr. Tesch’s personal interests include the Wisconsin Badgers, playing and watching various sports, being outdoors, and everyday exercise. Mr. Tesch’s favorite sports to play and watch are volleyball, football, and golf!

Mr. Tesch’s favorite Bible passages is John 15:5 which states, “I AM the Vine and You are the Branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, He will bear much fruit. Apart from me, He can do nothing.”


 
Mr. Matthew Neumann
matt.neumann@trinityneenah.net
5th & 6th Grade,

Mr. Matthew Neumann was born in Fond Du Lac, WI. He graduated in 2018 from Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN, with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Social Studies.

Mr. Neumann was blessed to be able to marry his wife, Jen, in July of 2019. They currently live in Fond Du Lac, and she teaches at Redeemer Lutheran School in Fond Du Lac.

Mr. Neumann enjoys learning about history, listening to music, disc golf, hunting, and other outdoor activities, watching movies and TV shows, and spending time with his wife.

Mr. Neumann's favorite Bible passage is Romans 1:16, "For I am not ashamed of the Gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: First for the Jew, then for the Gentile."

Mrs. Jill McGovern
jill.mcgovern@trinityneenah.net
3rd & 4th Grade
 

Mrs. Jill McGovern grew up in Oshkosh, WI. She graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and a minor in English.

After graduating from DMLC, Mrs. McGovern taught 2nd Grade at St. John’s Lutheran School in Westland, MI. She married Mark McGovern and moved to Neenah in 1999. She then became Trinity’s 3rd Grade teacher.

Mrs. McGovern’s personal interests include reading, gardening, and various crafts.

Her favorite Bible verse is Joshua 1:9, “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”

Mrs. JoAnn Klemp
joann.klemp@trinityneenah.net
1st & 2nd Grade, Library Coordinator
B.S., Valparaiso University
 

Mrs. Klemp was born in Milwaukee, WI and grew up in Waterford, WI, a small town in Racine Country. After graduating from Waterford Union High School, she attended and graduated from Valparaiso University in Indiana with a Bachelor of Science in Education and a minor in Psychology. After graduation, Mrs. Klemp taught at St. John, LaGrange, IL, Bethel, Westmont, IL, and Emanuel, New London, WI. She then took a call to Trinity, Neenah, where she has taught ever since.

Mrs. Klemp has continued her studies by taking classes from various schools. She has also been an active member of Fox Valley Reading Council, National Science Teachers Association, and Wisconsin State Reading Association. When not teaching, Mrs. Klemp can be found rubber stamping, reading, walking, bicycling, kayaking, or volunteering.

One of her favorite Bible passages is Isaiah 40:31, "But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint."

Mrs. Lisa Baehman
lisa.baehman@trinityneenah.net
Kindergarten, Music Director


Mrs. Lisa Baehman was born and raised just outside of Ann Arbor, Michigan, attending Salem Lutheran School and Huron Valley Lutheran High School. She graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College in 1989 with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a Music Concentration. Upon graduation, Mrs. Baehman taught Grades 2 and 3 at Pilgrim Lutheran School in Mesa, Arizona. At various times while raising her children, she taught departmentalized upper grades, piano and organ lessons, in-home preschool/daycare, and served as a substitute teacher. After her children were in school, she returned to full time work at Pilgrim, teaching Kindergarten. After moving back to the midwest in 2007, Mrs. Baehman served as the three year old teacher and Assistant Director at St. Paul's Lutheran Child Center in Winneconne, before being called to serve at Trinity in 2015.

Mrs. Baehman is married to Tom, and together they have four sons: Andy and Jacob, living back in the Southwest, and Matthew and Stephen, who are college students. Her favorite activities are watching sports (especially when her sons are playing!), baking, music, watching movies, and spending time with her family.

One of Mrs. Baehman's favorite Bible passages is Jeremiah 29:11, "‘For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’"

Mrs. Carolyn Von Deylen
carolyn.vondeylen@trinityneenah.net
Pre-School

 

Mrs. Carolyn VonDeylen was born in Milwaukee, WI. She graduated from Dr. Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN in 1985 with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She is happily married with three adult children, a son-in-law, daughter-in-law and four grandchildren.


Mrs. VonDeylen's first teacher placement was to Immanuel, Manitowoc. She met her husband while at this school and in 1989 took a break from teaching to stay at home with her growing family while running an in-home childcare. Her family moved to Neenah in 1993. In 2000, she was called to teach preschool at Trinity in Neenah. Over the years her position has changed from a 3-day preschool program to what we offer today. She spends her afternoons teaching extended learning and kindergarten social studies and science.


Mrs. VonDeylen loves to spend her free time taking long walks with her husband, getting together with her family and reading when she finds the time.

A favorite Bible verse is 2 Corinthians 5:15. "And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again."