Board of Directors

  • dr. scott browne

    president

    Dr. Scott Browne, his wife Lori, and their sons Matthew and Steven are long time members of Red Hill. Dr. Browne is beginning his eighth year of service as an Associate Professor of Business at Chapman University, after teaching four years at Vanguard University and 12 years at Concordia University. Prior to entering the teaching field, Dr. Browne served in technology sales, sales management, and operations management positions.

  • mark budensiek

    VIce-president

    Mr. Budensiek is a partner in his law firm, Klatte, Budensiek & Young located in Newport Beach.  Mr. Budensiek, his wife Cheryl, and two sons have been members of Red Hill since 1997. Mr. Budensiek was in the Navy Reserves while practicing law until 2006. He retired from the Navy as a Commander.

  • mark clement

    treasurer

    Mr. Clement, his wife Terri and their two children, Nick and Erin have been members of Red Hill since 2000. As Treasurer, Mark is responsible for keeping accurate records of receipts and disbursements. Mark graduated from Long Beach State University.

  • donna wiksell

    secretary

    Mrs. Wiksell has been a member of Red Hill for over 30 years. Throughout her 30 year membership, she has been active in the Church Council and on the Board of Directors. Both of her daughters attended Red Hil Lutheran School. Mrs. Wiksell works in her husband's law firm.

  • karl kottke, 

    member-at-large

    Mr. Kottke has been a member of Red Hill for 37 years, and was confirmed and married at Red Hill. He has served as an usher, greeter, Sunday school teacher and is an active member in various Bible studies. He has been employed at University of Irvine Medical Center as a clinical social worker for the last 11 years.

  • bettie ore

    member-at-large

    Mrs. Ore is a long-time member of Red Hill and has served in various capacities in Red Hill's ministries and is a past President of Red Hill. She recently retired from Carl's Jr. Restaurants after 46 years of employment.

  • patsy perry

    member-at-large

    Mrs. Perry is paraprofessional in special education with the Tustin Unified School District. She and her husband Ramon, have two sons and have been members of Red Hill since 2003.

  • naomi schaefer

    Member-at-large

    Mrs. Schaefer has worked for Nautilus HealthCare - MemorialCare Health Systems for 22 years and is currently the director of Physician Technology Services. As a member of Red Hill Lutheran Church for 38 years, one of the many areas of her service has been with the youth, teaching Sunday school for many years, from preschool to fourth grade. Over the past 7 years, she has been a middle school group youth leader.She has been married for 32 years and has three grown children.

  • brian aleman

    member-at-large

    Mr. Aleman and his family became members of Red Hil in 2016. He is employed in the Corona-Norco Unified School District where he teaches 11th and 12th grade English. He has been teaching for 21 years. Mr. Aleman and his wife Kristin have two children.