Name: Dave Payne
Family details: Dave and Joyce Payne are blessed with an active family of four children and two grandchildren. Dave just finished his 36th year of ministry at Fox Valley Lutheran High School in Appleton, Wis., where he serves as the Communications Director. They are members at Eternal Love Lutheran Church of Appleton where Dave has been elected to a variety of positions and currently serves as the Wee Love Learning Center Board Chairman. He enjoys puppetry and leads the Fox Folk Marionette Troupe at FVLHS; he also performs as a member of Hands 2 Grow Puppet Productions, which is run by his daughter, Cassie. His son, Tim, is principal at St. John, Newburg, Wis., where grandson Joshua is going into third grade. Tim is married to his high school sweetheart, Jessica. Their oldest son, Matthew, enjoys teaching in Mankato, Minn.; he and his wife, Sarah, are in the process of adapting to a new house along with grandaughter Brynn who will be heading to kindergarten this year. The Payne‘s youngest daughter, Christianna, is looking forward to celebrating her first wedding anniversary with husband Dan.
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