Meet the Crusaders
Dave Kats sings all the parts. He also emcees and delivers the message. In 1976 he received his doctor’s degree from Palmer Chiropractic College. Today he serves as the business manager for the Crusaders. Dave and his wife, Linda, have homes in Lincoln, Nebraska and Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Merle Auman also sings all parts in the group. He is in charge of program development and all product sales. Merle served two years in the Vietnam war. He and his wife, Marilyn live in Holland, Nebraska.
Ron and Marlene live in Lincoln, Nebraska. Ron sings both lead and baritone for the Crusaders and handles all transportation and travel arrangements. His wife, Marlene, plays piano and synthesizer. She also arranges the Crusaders’ music.