Montrose United Methodist

Don Koeltzow

Director of Adult Education


I hold  a PhD and Masters Degrees in biochemistry from the University of Illinois and a BS Degree in chemistry from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.


In my professional career, I taught a wide variety of science courses at Luther College for 15 years and I directed various research programs for the U. S. Department of Agriculture for the last 20 years.  My church experience includes teaching many classes, serving as Sunday School Superintendent, and chairing church education committees.  I have also served on numerous other committees including, property and evangelism, and I have served as President of the Administrative Council.

Family Information

I have been married for 49 years. We have three children and nine grandchildren.

Favorite Movie

Most recently, Gravity.

Favorite Book

Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference by Phillip Yancey

Favorite Bible Verse

Revelation 2:10 -- "Be faithful even to the point of death and I will give you a crown of life."  This was my confirmation verse.

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Office Hours:
Monday: 9:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am-4:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-4:30pm
Friday: Closed
19 S. Park Ave., Montrose, CO 81401
P: (970) 249-3716  |  F: (970) 252-1959
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