Jeff Kjellberg became the Principal Owner of the company in 2007. He began his consulting ministry with Kairos in 2003. Prior to this, Jeff served as a parish pastor in the ELCA for over 15 years, working in three different congregations as Youth Pastor, Associate Pastor and Senior Pastor. In addition, Jeff worked at Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church in south Minneapolis as their communications and development specialist.
As Principal Owner of Kairos, Jeff brings valuable experience and expertise to faith based organizations as they address their culture of generosity, mission and vision development, capital and building programs, debt reduction needs, assessment studies, and overall resource capacities. Since becoming owner, Jeff has expanded the capabilities of Kairos in developing its own assessment instruments and bringing on high level leaders from around the country to serve as consulting partners.
Jeff has a communications and religion degree from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN and a Master of Divinity degree from Luther Seminary. He is married with four children and lives in St. Paul, MN