Meet the team.

Leandro Nogueira

Lead Pastor
Leandro came to Village Point Church after serving as Associate Pastor at Hillside Church in Bloomington, MN. Prior to Hillside, he served as Lead Pastor at a multi-ethnic church in the Twin Cities. He is passionate about the local church and has a heart for missional living. Leandro is a graduate of Bethel Seminary with a Master of Arts Degree in Ministry Practice and has worked in full-time missions in several places including Brazil, New Zealand and Ethiopia. Leandro and his wife Isabella have four young children.

Sharon Nelsen

Administrative Assistant
Sharon brings to the team a background in graphic design as well as administrative and organizational skills. She also serves with the children’s ministry team and enjoys helping children and families grow in their faith. Sharon and her husband Scott love to walk along paths in forest preserves, parks and other fascinating places.

Team of Elders

Ken Hoving, Scott Nelsen, Dave Ball, Leandro Nogueira, Kurt Nelsen