Joel Fredrikson
Lead Pastor
Joel Fredrikson is the Lead Pastor at The Point. Born in South Dakota, he spent his teenage years growing up in Wisconsin. He returned to South Dakota and attended The University of Sioux Falls. Upon graduation from USF Joel took a position as a youth intern and began seminary. He later graduated from Sioux Falls Seminary with a Master of Divinity. He continued working as a Youth Pastor and Worship Leader in Sioux Falls until he joined the staff at The Point in August of 2015.
Kaia Hedrick
Kaia is a lifelong Sioux Falls resident with a deep love for people. She has loved the heart of The Point since its inception and is excited to partner with kids and families through KidsServe! Kaia’s greatest desire for her daughter is that she would know Jesus; and that’s her hope and prayer for the KidsServe ministry at The Point – that through every wonderful volunteer, each fun, interactive Sunday lesson, and all of the special events throughout the year would ultimately point kids to Jesus. Kaia likes playing at parks with her husband and daughter, going on walks, doing graphic design, drinking chai lattes, and helping people buy and sell houses as a licensed realtor. She is thrilled to be part of the team at The Point!
Hannah Odland
Worship Leader
Hannah Odland is the Worship Leader at The Point. Hannah grew up in Dell Rapids, SD, and went to the University of Sioux Falls for a degree in Music Ministry and Theology/Biblical Studies. She interned on the worship team at Central Church in Sioux Falls and then began attending The Point along with her husband after that. Hannah has a heart for worship and loves to help direct people’s attention to the Lord through worship and song.