The Rev. Russell F. Haab
Pastor Russell Haab is serving as Interim Pastor at Holy Trinity. He was raised on Long Island in New York. Pastor Haab graduated from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and was ordained in 1986. He served parishes in Narrowsburg, NY, the Bronx in New York City, and Slatington, PA. He retired in 2019. Prior to seminary, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from The University of Rochester. He worked as an Explorer Executive for the Boy Scout’s Nassau County Council on Long Island.
Pastor Haab is married to Lynn, who is a retired teacher. They have five children, seven grandchildren, and Zoey the Dog. Pastor Haab enjoys being outdoors, biking and kayaking, the beach, reading, listening to music, and spending time with his family. He and Lynn have made their home in Cherry Hill, NJ. He previously served as Interim Pastor at St. Michael’s in Cherry Hill.
Nicole had been a member of Holy Trinity since she was a baby. She attended both Eastern University and Stockton College. In 2017 she received a degree in Event planning from Penn-Foster. She is currently a mommy of 2 beautiful girls, Maris and Baylee, who you can see wandering the halls of the church frequently.
Nicole has been the Administrative Secretary since August 2018 and enjoys all aspects of the work for the church. She manages the website as well as produces each weeks bulletin. She is a council member as well as co-chairperson for the fundraising committee and stewardship committee. She is happy to serve the church as a lector, usher and alter guild member as well as one of the Assistant Directors for the youth group (of which she was a part of herself growing up).
Out side of the church Nicole is a big supporter of the Girl Scouts origination. She is a Brownie leader, Service Unit Leader trainer and 15+ year Girl Scout herself.
Organist and Music Director
Michelle is excited to be joining Holy Trinity, the church she grew up in, as music director this spring.
Michelle is a singer/pianist from South Jersey and has studied at The Juilliard School and Liz Caplan Vocal Studio.
Michelle holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Michelle is a freelance musician currently music directing musicals all over New Jersey. In her spare time, Michelle coaches and runs a music business on Fiverr.