Our Staff

Julie Chamberlain

Julie Chamberlain




Julie has been on staff at Decorah Covenant since 2005 and in a pastoral role since 2019. She is a graduate of Luther College and North Park Theological Seminary and was ordained in the Evangelical Covenant Church in 2021. Julie and her husband Brad have two sons. She loves cheering on her boys and their friends, hanging out at Impact Coffee, Jesus and his Church, and books.

JJ Johnson

JJ Johnson

Director of Youth & Worship



JJ  joined the Decorah Covenant staff in 2021. He and his family have been part of Decorah Covenant since arriving in Iowa in 2010. JJ is a graduate of North Park University and has previously served Covenant churches and camps. He and his wife Kelly have two children. JJ loves people, the woods, coffee, and Jesus.

Dick Jensen




Dick is a lifelong Decorah resident and is now retired. Dick joined the DCC staff as the custodian in 2020.