Connie Biesemeyer, Organist
Connie has been a part of the St. John’s staff since 1997. She and her husband, Allen, joined St. John’s in 1995. They have two grown daughters, Lori Biesemeyer and Julie Ziegler, and son-in-law, Brett Ziegler. They also have three grandchildren.
Connie was born in Wichita, KS into a ministers’ family where music was an integral part of life. After graduating from High School in Iowa, she attended Morningside College where she earned a degree in Music Education. Later she earned a masters degree in Music Education from SIUE. As a public school vocal music specialist she wrote music curriculum and mentored young vocal music teachers in the Hazelwood School District. Her student chorus was chosen to perform for the state MNEA convention and was invited to do a workshop with the University Choir under the direction of Dr. Van Camp.