Under the guidance of our Senior Staff, the Ministry Staff contributes to the day-to-day operations of the church, specializing in a wide array of ministries and functions, from finances to creative arts.


Scott Lothery
Senior Pastor
Pastor Scott is responsible for the overall vision and direction of the church. He has oversight for all ministries and staff at Living Faith. Pastor Scott and his wife, Cindy, have four adult children: Alyssa (married to Patrick), John, Matt and Ben. They are proud grandparents of their first grandchild, Savannah.

Mark Lydecker
Executive & Outreach Pastor
Pastor Mark has oversight for missions’ support and trips, as well as outreach projects. He is also responsible for the administrative aspects of the church. Pastor Mark and his wife, Lynn, have one daughter, Lindsey (married to Brandon.) They are proud grandparents of Isaac, Josiah, and Brealynn.

Steve Kinsel
GroupLife & Young Adult Pastor
Pastor Steve has oversight of the GroupLife ministry and leadership development. He is also responsible for Living Faith’s ministry to young adults. Pastor Steve and his wife, Laura, have two elementary age sons: Caeden and Carter.


Kerri Craker
Kerri is responsible for all aspects of Living Faith's ministry communications and church-wide events.

Brad Franklin
Worship & Media Director
Brad provides leadership to our worship, tech, and media teams.

Suzanne Garcia
CHILDREN'S Ministry Director
Suzanne oversees Living Faith's ministry to Children, from birth to grade 5. This ministry provides opportunities where your children are loved unconditionally, protected uncompromisingly, and taught Bible truths creatively.

Michael Mahlstedt
Student Ministry Director
Mike oversees Living Faith's ministry to students, from grades 6 to 12, as well as the Connection team on Sunday mornings.

Will Meade
Technical Director
Will leads the video production projects for the church and maintains all media equipment.

Bobby Meltzer
Creative Arts Director
Bobby oversees all of Living Faith's digital and print media and also maintains the church website and livestream platforms.

Marissa Meltzer
GroupLife Ministry Assistant
Marissa assists the GroupLife team in organizing small and life group signups and all related logistics.

Brendan O'Connor
Care Ministry Director
Pastor Brendan provides encouragement, care, and visitation to those in the hospital, nursing homes, or who are experiencing long-term illness.

Edgar Reyes
Finance Manager
Edgar manages all church finances, including budgeting, annual reporting, and giving.

Jay Toscano
Worship Ministry Assistant
Jay offers technical support to ministries throughout the church.

Admin. Staff

Rosie Frasson
Executive Assistant

Barbara Jennette
Administrative Assistant

Jennifer Saliba
Administrative Assistant

Barbara Sanicola
Office Manager

Facilities Staff

John Biesty

Cliff Chase
Facilities Manager

Luz Hanley
Ministry Center Housekeeper

David Jennette