Sara Wolbrecht is a Northwest native. Having grown up in Redmond, WA she has a deep love for the people of this region. She went to college at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma and majored in psychology and minored in religion. Upon graduation, she was offered a position in the campus ministry office at PLU where, over the next two years, she discerned her call to pastoral ministry. In 2007 Sara graduated of Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, CA and began her first call at Saint Matthew Lutheran Church in Walnut Creek, CA. After seven years serving as Pastor of Congregational Care, the opportunity presented itself to move up to Seattle, reconnect with her roots, and engage in starting a church.
In her free time, Sara loves running, enjoying good food, singing, and playing wth her children. She is married to Jason Bendickson and together they have two kids, June and Levi.