St. Peter-Immanuel Leadership Team
Stacey Luehring is a highly esteemed professional serving as the Principal at LUMIN Schools, specifically at St Peter Immanuel Lutheran. With a tenure that dates back to 2012, Stacey has consistently proven to be an invaluable asset to the SPI family. She has more than a decade of experience in the education sector.
Stacey, a native of Milwaukee, possesses a deep-rooted connection to her hometown. With a solid foundation as a K4 grade teacher, she transitioned into her current position as principal at LUMIN in 2020, where she continues to excel and contribute her wealth of knowledge and expertise. Mrs. Luehring is a highly accomplished individual who has earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master's degree in Education from the prestigious Concordia University-Wisconsin.
Stacey is a dedicated professional who is happily married and blessed with a beautiful child, in addition to being a loving stepmother to two wonderful stepchildren. On top of that, she is a devoted pet parent to two canine companions named Winston and Vega. In her leisure time, she derives great joy from engaging in meaningful activities with her loved ones, prioritizing the importance of quality family bonding. In addition to her professional pursuits, she finds great joy in participating in various physical fitness endeavors, including hiking, swimming, cycling, and more. Stacey is a skilled seamstress with a talent for sewing.
A combination of a steadfast commitment to creating a safe and nurturing atmosphere for both students and staff, her primary goal is to cultivate an environment that promotes holistic development encompassing social, physical, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual growth through the power of education. Stacey, a dedicated individual, draws inspiration from the timeless wisdom of Matthew 5:16, allowing this guiding principle to shape her actions and decisions. This fundamental concept defines a good work as a righteous, biblically approved action that benefits others and glorifies God. For questions, contact Stacey Luehring at [email protected]
Khadijah Banks is an Administrative Assistant at LUMIN Schools, specifically at St. Peter-Immanuel Lutheran. She has been a valued member of the LUMIN family since 2023. She has accumulated several years of experience in the field of education.
Khadijah was raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and completed her education at Destiny High School. Khadijah aspired to pursue a career as a choreographer and a teacher. Prior to assuming her position as an Administrative Assistant, she served as a lead classroom teacher. She obtained a Bachelor's degree in Health Service Administration from Bryant & Stratton College.
Khadijah is a devoted fan of the Milwaukee Bucks. She has a passion for singing and dancing. She can be found participating in worship services at her local church. One of her favored passages from the Bible is Philippians 4:8, “Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” Her infectious smile truly reflects the inner joy that she possesses.
A characteristic that Khadijah appreciates about LUMIN is the strong sense of teamwork exhibited by individuals at both the school level and within the network team. All members of the LUMIN team consistently embody the core values, with a particular emphasis on the value of "Valuing the team." For questions, contact Khadijah Banks at [email protected]
José Gonzales is an esteemed professional serving as the Operations Manager at LUMIN Schools, St. Peter-Imannuel Lutheran. With a remarkable tenure exceeding 25 years, he has established himself as an indispensable member of the SPI family. Due to his steadfast dedication to the school community, he has established himself as a prominent figure that families readily identify with the institution.
José was born in the state of Illinois and was subsequently raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. José, during his early developmental years, nurtured ambitions of becoming a professional baseball athlete. With a diverse array of experiences, he has transitioned into his current role, bringing a substantial amount of knowledge and expertise. Before taking on this newly created position, he has showcased his versatility by being actively engaged as a committed parent, coach, Athletic Director, and member of the Custodial staff. Mr. Gonzales obtained his Bachelor's degree in Human Services from the University of Upper-Iowa.
José is a committed individual who prioritizes his family, which includes spending time with his wife and six children. First and foremost, he takes great joy in treasuring moments with his cherished family.
Highly valued by his colleagues, he has a reputation for being a true team player and possesses a myriad of traits and talents. We know God is going to do great things through José's work. For questions, contact José Gonzales at [email protected]