Dale Hummel was called as senior pastor of Wooddale Church on April 28, 2013. Having served as a senior pastor for over 30 years, Dale has committed his life to reaching people with the Good News of Jesus Christ and seeing lives transformed. He has served in several churches of various evangelical denominations, including senior pastor of The Compass Church in Naperville, IL.
Dale received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible and theology from St. Paul Bible College (now Crown College) in the Twin Cities, his Master of Divinity at Ashland Theological Seminary and his Doctor of Ministry degree from Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, Indiana. Dale enjoys fishing, the outdoors, and spending time with family. Dale and his wife, Marcia, have been married for over 35 years. They have three grown children and four grandchildren.