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.
George Lang Executive Director
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.”
Cheryl Sletten Director of Administration
Cheryl joined the FreedomWorks staff in July of 2018 but has been a friend of FreedomWorks since she began volunteering in 2011. She has over 25 years each of business administration, human resources and ministry experience. She lives with her husband Dave, a retired lifetime pastor. Their children are all grown. Cheryl’s passion is to serve others in ways consistent with the teachings and example of Jesus. The mission and vision of FreedomWorks provides a perfect opportunity every day to live that out.
Esteban Gaona Case Manager & Admissions Coordinator
Esteban came to FreedomWorks in April of 2018.
Jeff Schwartz Bookkeeper & Admin Coordinator
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 and administrative skills enable him to support the others as they lead this ministry.