2 Timothy 2:2
And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses
entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others. 

Staff

George Lang Executive Director – george@myfreedomworks.com

George was raised in St. Paul and currently lives in Blaine with his wife Ana and their children. George and his family attend Emmanuel Christian Center in Fridley.  George leads FreedomWorks as an example of a life transformed by Christ. Having served three prison sentences, he knows the struggles of reentry firsthand. George’s call to serve men comes from Isaiah 42:22 “These are my people hidden away in caves, dungeons and prisons with no one to speak for them.”

Marissa Sternke Executive Assistant – marissa@myfreedomworks.com

Marissa has been a friend and support of FreedomWorks for many years. She returned to our office in September 2018 bringing her administrative skills to support the FreedomWorks program and the Executive Director.

Marlin Meszaros Reentry Coordinator –case.manager@myfreedomworks.com

Marlin came to FreedomWorks in October of 2019.

Steve Stoltz Recovery Community Coordinator –recovery@myfreedomworks.com

Steve has always been an encouragement to others in recovery and accountability to the guys at FreedomWorks as well as others in the local recovery community. He worked for FreedomWorks for two years, serving as the Recovery Coordinator.

Clyde Harrison Facilities Manager – facilities@myfreedomworks.com

Clyde came to FreedomWorks as a resident in July 2017. One year later he was hired to oversee the maintenance and upkeep of our newly-purchased campus. Clyde has had a very wide variety of experiences that have prepared him for the many facets of this responsibility.

Gloria Hudson Bookkeeper – bookkeeper@myfreedomworks.com

Gloria has lived in Minnesota since 1969. She studied at Minnesota School of Business and Hennepin Technical College. She was formerly employed by Honeywell, Target Corporation and Westminster Presbyterian Church.  Currently, she is a Member and Secretary at New Bethel Baptist Church, Mpls. She has been sober 37 years and feels grateful to carry the “Message”.

Wayne Cummings Marketing, Technology & Volunteers – tech@myfreedomworks.com

Brother Wayne came to FreedomWorks in October of 2019.  He also works with a partner organization, The Power of People Leadership Inst., in the areas of Re-Entry and Office Admin. Wayne likes to work behind the scenes and help others to succeed. Brother Wayne, grew up in Wayzata and has served on and chaired numerous committees. He currently serves as Treasurer for Twin Cities IWOC.

Jeff Schwartz Donations Manager – donations@myfreedomworks.com

Jeff came to FreedomWorks in April 2015 having worked with two other business/ministries that work with people coming through reentry and recovery.

His heart is to work behind the scenes to help others be successful.  Jeff’s organizational skills enable him to support both the ministry as well as the others who support it.

Resident Leadership Staff

We are excited to engage our Reentry & Aftercare residents in the success of the FreedomWorks ministries.

Larry Knox Custodian & Recovery Associate

Larry came to FreedomWorks as a resident in November 2017. He is giving back by providing assistance to our program staff.

Victor Berrios House Manager

Buck Garrick House Manager