Pastor Amy Walter-Peterson
Pastor Amy Walter-Peterson serves as our Transitional Pastor while St. Martin is in a time of transition in our pastoral leadership. Pastor Amy schedules leadership for St. Martin’s weekly worship and also assists and equips the congregation as they work to support ministries during this transition. Pastor Amy provides emergency pastoral care and conversation, as needed.
Organist Mary Ann Peters
Mary 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 Panneitz
Nancy Panneitz has served as our secretary and office administrator since 2007. She is the glue that holds the operations of this church together! She grew up as a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, our partner congregation, and several of her family members are still members there. Nancy enjoys travel, singing with the Lake Effect Community Chorale, and spending time with her husband, Jim, two sons, and five grandchildren.