Leadership & Staff


Greg was born on January 4, 1979 in Lake Mills, WI. He has four brothers and a sister. He attended Lakeside Lutheran School. He graduated from Martin Luther College in 2002. He graduated from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in 2006. He vicared in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. His first call was to a small mission church Star of Bethlehem Ev. Lutheran Church in Savoy, Illinois. He served as their Pastor until December 2011.  He served there for 6 years.

Greg enjoys golfing. He loves watching the Packers, Brewers, and Wisconsin games. Greg married Jenny Brooks on June 11, 2006. Jenny was born on May 2, 1979 in Milwaukee, WI. She attended Wisconsin Lutheran High School. She graduated from Martin Luther College in 2002. She taught preschool for two years at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Port Washington, WI. She also taught 3rd and 4th grades for two years at Fairview Lutheran School in Milwaukee, WI. Now, she is a stay-at-home mom to their sons Samuel, Malachi and Josiah.

If you would like to contact Pastor Pufahl, please call the church office: 414-281-8820 or email him: pastor_pufahl@centennialwels.org



Robert was born in Waukesha, Wisconsin on February 12, 1942, the youngest of four children, two sisters and a brother. He grew up on a sixty-acre farm in New Berlin, Wisconsin.  Robert met his life-long marriage partner, Sharon Palmer, and were married on October 12, 1963. God blessed their marriage with four beautiful daughters, Bonnie, Wendy, Linda and Julie, and twelve Grandchildren, six boys and six girls.

In December of 2007. he received (and accepted) a part-time call as Staff Minister of Evangelism to Centennial Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. He was installed at Centennial on January 6, 2008.

If you would like to contact Staff Minister Garbe, please call the church office: 414-281-8820 
or email him: staff_minister@centennialwels.org



Cheryl has been Centennial's Director of Music for more than 25 years.






Phone:  414-292-0703
Email:  lkanitz@centennialwels.org