Adult Small Group Leaders

Welcome, Small Group Leaders!

We believe that transformation happens best in small groups, and that's why your role as a small group leader is so important. We've designed this page to equip you to lead your group well. Take a moment to go through the information below, and feel free to contact us if you have questions!


3 Essentials of Small Group Leadership



View More Studies In RightNow Media

RightNow Media is an online video library with more than 6,000 Bible-based resources from great leaders, teachers, and pastors—and it's free for you and your small group! Explore hundreds of great small group curriculum choices. If you have questions about which one to use, connect with your Pastor of Groups. They’ll be sure to help you out!


Meet the Pastors of Groups

The Pastors of Groups at your campus are your best resource for advice, prayer, and encouragement. No matter what kind of question you have (e.g., what to study next, how to handle a situation within the group, etc), they are there for you.

Leah Van Gorp
Anoka Campus

Adam Waldron
Blaine Campus

Ali Geier Lakeville Pastor of Groups
Ali Geier
Lakeville Campus

David Nithang
Lino Lakes Campus

Brett Schmidt
Lino Lakes Campus

Kylie Erickson
Spring Lake Park Campus

Cory Gregory
Wayzata Campus

Mike Okonek
White Bear Lake Campus

Katherine Mikkelson
White Bear Lake Campus

Ken Vogel
Woodbury Campus

Nick Whittenhall
Woodbury Campus


New Leaders Start Here

We are so excited to have you lead a group here at Eagle Brook!  By now, you should have gone through our Closer Look and Lead Well classes, which are designed to introduce you to Eagle Brook’s vision culture and give you the necessary tools to lead a small group. If you've completed these two steps, you should be ready to start your group! As you prepare to launch your group, here are a few additional resources to consider.

Additional Resources