Church Staff

The Rev. Korey L. Finstad

Pastor

Pastor Korey was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ, and grew up among Minnesota transplants in the Lutheran Church. He was active in youth group and chose to pursue pastoral ministry. He studied at California Lutheran University and then Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary.

 

He has served parishes in Fairport, NY, Denver, CO, and Vancouver, WA, before coming here. He and his wife, Alison, have two children. Outside church, Korey enjoys working on home improvement projects, hiking in the wilderness, reading, and listening to rock music.

Nancy Nesbitt

Administrative Assistant

Mary Ann Peters

Organist

Mary Ann Peters has served as the organist and music director at St. Martin for 40 years! She and her husband have been active members of the congregation that whole tenure. The daughter of a Lutheran pastor, Mary Ann has a degree in church music from Valparaiso University.

 

When she isn’t serving as our organist, she teaches students piano out of her home. Mary Ann also has a green thumb, and often graces our altar with beautiful flowers from her garden.