ICL Team

ICL Team

Meet the ICL Team

Pastor, Elders & Deacons


Markus Schmid
Markus has been an ordained pastor since 2008. He came to us in October 2016. Markus is passionate about helping people have a closer journey with Jesus. While he was born and grew up under the Australian sun his heritage is German. If you would like to speak with Markus further about anything feel free to contact him.


Bob White, Chairperson
Married to Gill, has been a member of ICL since 1993. During his time as a member he has served on the Committee a number of times including as Chairman. Within the Eldership he is responsible for “Gracious Welcome” as part of the church involvement initiative.
Douglas Else-Jack
Married to Jacquelyn with 3 children. Prior to being called as an Elder he served on the church committee in a number of positions including Chairperson & Treasurer. Within the Eldership he’s the Vice Chairperson and responsible for “Unseen Dimensions” as part of the church involvement initiative.
Vivian Ankrah
Has partially retired as a children’s physiotherapist and is a long standing member of ICL, even back to the days when we were known as the Lucerne Christian Fellowship. Within the Eldership she is responsible for “Authentic Connections” as part of the church involvement initiative. Additionally she is a keen defender of the ecumenical standing of ICL.
Walter Yoong
Married to Sandra with one child (Tobias), Walter has been a member of ICL for 13 years. Prior to being called as an Elder he previously served on the church committee and is a frequent musician and worship leader. Within the Eldership he’s responsible “Meaningful Worship” as part of the church involvement initiative.


Ben Christ
Carolyn Nobile
Is married to Serge (Swiss), they have two grown children and she recently retired as an English teacher. Within the church she coordinates matters with the Sunday School and is ICL’s Designated Person with in our Child & Vunerable persons policy.
Vicki Paulin
New Zealand
Is married to Max and they have 2 married daughters and one grand-daughter. Vicki has been a member of ICL for one year and was recently elected as Church secretary. She is currently studying Spiritual Direction, is an active member of the Ladies Bible Study Group and enjoys being part of the Alpha team.
Margrit Roth
Is a jurist/lawyer and a mediator and has been attending ICL since 2014. Within the church she enjoys being part of the hospitality team and is responsible for the notice board. Her heart is to connect people.
Denice Rüegg
Co-administrator from ICL Kids Sunday School program, keeper of the keys and liaison with family and swiss workers. Additionally serves as a worship leader.
Roland Studer
Married to Christine (Singapore), two children. Attending ICL since 1998, currently serving the second time on the committee as Treasurer.

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