Our Staff

Sherry Petro-Surdel

Sherry Petro-Surdel


Sherry Petro-Surdel is a Pastor, Psychotherapist, Life Coach, Public Speaker and Workshop Presenter with over 20 years of experience. Sherry weaves wisdom from a multitude of sources (Psychology, World Religions, New Thought, and Universal Truths) into life lessons that are easy to apply. She is a meditation teacher and has produced a meditation CD. Sherry is inspiring, gentle, loving, and deeply spiritual in all her endeavors. She is the author of the book A Voice of Reason.

Shelley Lackner

Shelley Lackner

Care Coordinator

Shelley Lackner assists Pastor Sherry to secure a strong foundation for Spirit Space. Shelley’s willingness to serve is a testament of her love for service and for Spirit Space. Shelley is passionate about building strong, sustainable programs as well as educating & supporting our volunteer teams. Shelley has helped build a spiritual community where young families are welcomed and supported, by creating a children’s program that fosters spiritual growth and learning.

Kathy Horton

Kathy Horton

Website Administrator & Spirit Space Admin

Kathy Horton serves as president of the board of Spirit Space and volunteers her time for administrative duties and website maintenance. She has served in the world of business for over 20 years.  Her expertise ranges from software, consulting to team building.  Her passion is working with individuals and teams to bring the best in what they offer.  Kathy has previous non-profit experience as well as national and international management.



Board of Directors


Kathy Horton, president  (kathy.horton627@gmail.com)

Jack Vandenberg, vice president (jack1243@att.net)

Kathleen Lord, treasurer  (kfmann@hotmail.com)

Mark Lackner, secretary (mark.lackner@pobox.com)

Bev Bonita   (ommymommy@gmail.com)

Sherry Storms

Celeste Teters  (celesteteters@comcast.net)

Joanne Vanden Berg (joannevb522@gmail.com)