Brenda Lovhaug, an Elementary and Early Childhood Education graduate of Concordia University – St. Paul, accepted a call from Golden Valley Lutheran Church to be Director of the Early Learning Center in 2001 after serving as an Associate Director. Her tenure includes the successful opening and management of a child care center at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. She also has previous experience with GVLC as a Lead Toddler Teacher and a Lead Preschool Teacher. She and her husband, David have three children: Daniel, Paul, and Bethany. The Lovhaugs make their home in Brooklyn Park.