Our Staff & Leadership
Pastor David Woolsey
Pastor Dave Woolsey was born and raised in Avon, Indiana. He was baptized and confirmed at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Indianapolis.
He received a Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan (1993) and a Master of Divinity from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri (1998). He has served in Guatemala City, Guatemala, Ponce, Puerto Rico, and mutiple locations in Iowa, and short stint in Downtown Cleveland.
Pastor Dave has a heart for reaching the lost and a passion for nurturing the faith in the home. He has also used his gift of fluent Spanish by teaching ESL and serving inner-city and Hispanic congregations.
He and his wife, Dimaris, met in Puerto Rico and have been married for 15 years. They have been blessed with three children, Raquel, Adan, and Gabriela. In addition to spending time with his family, Pastor Dave loves to ride his bicycle.
"All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work."
Director of Christian Education
Jennifer Becker graduated from Concordia University Chicago in 2017 where she became a certified Director of Christian Education (DCE).
Jennifer grew up in the suburbs of St. Louis with her parents and older sister, Brittany. Her husband, Jason, teaches math and religion at Lutheran High School East in Cleveland Heights. They have been married since 2018. Jennifer is also the Head Cheerleading Coach at Lutheran High School West in Rocky River. She greatly enjoys this additional ministry to high school youth.
Jennifer enjoys having new adventures at Faith each day. She oversees Youth Ministry, Children's Ministry, and Family Ministry.
"And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding
will guard your heart and minds in Christ Jesus."
Governing Board (2021)
Pastor David Woolsey
Michele Herner - Preschool Director
Edwin Schuster - Creative Arts Director
Shirley Smith - Traditional Music Leader
Patricia High - GriefShare Program Coordinator/Facilitator
Mike Emling - Properties Management