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Eric Berglund

Eric Berglund

Elder

Eric was raised in a Christian home in northern Wisconsin and is the oldest of four kids. He graduated from the University of Northwestern–St. Paul in 1998 with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minor in mathematics.

Eric has been married to Kari for 15 years. Kari also graduated with an accounting degree from Northwestern. She is home with their children except when she works part time as the accountant at First Free. Eric and Kari have two kids, Emma and Ethan.

The Berglunds have attended First Free since 2000. They have been leaders of their adult Sunday School class for several years. Eric has served as Financial Secretary and this past year completed two, three-year terms on the Elder Board. He has also served as the Church Treasurer and chaired the Stewardship Committee from 2010 through 2015. Kari is very involved with music ministry at First Free and is also a high school youth leader.

Eric enjoys pretending to be a golfer. As a family they like to travel and be active outdoors. We have a labradoodle named Bosley who is a big part of our family.