Deaconess Brenda Bauer, RN-Faith Community Nurse


Deaconess Brenda serves as the Parish Nurse and Health Coordinator at Olivet Lutheran. Brenda is a Consecrated Deaconess, Associate in Ministry of the ELCA, Registered Nurse and specialty in Faith Community Nursing. She has served in geriatric settings, public health, Lutheran Disaster Response, Hospice, and various faith communities settings. She has training in clinical pastoral education. Brenda is married to Tim Bauer who is a pastor and also is a counselor in chemical dependency. Brenda and Tim have two grown daughters: Leah who is in Scottsdale Arizona and Anna who is in Chicago, Illinois. Brenda in her free time loves to read, putz in her small gardens, and play her flute.