Staff

Pastor Korey Finstad

Pastor Korey was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ, and grew up among the Minnesota transplants in the Lutheran Church. He was active in the 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. When not “pastoring,” Korey enjoys doing home improvement projects, being out in the wilderness, reading, and listening to rock music.

Organist Mary Ann Peters

Mary AnnMary Ann Peters has served as the organist and music director at St. Martin for some 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 has a studio of piano students whom she teaches out of her beautiful home. Mary Ann also has a green thumb, and often graces our altar with beautiful flowers from her garden.

Secretary Nancy Nesbitt

Nancy Nesbitt has served as our secretary since June of 2019.  While Nancy isn’t serving our congregation as secretary Nancy enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.