Our Staff

Pastor Corey Aker - Pastor

Pastor Aker is originally from Rapid City, SD. He is a graduate of Rapid City Central H.S. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology and Sociology from Black Hills State University. Pastor Aker graduated from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis in 2007 and served as Sole Pastor and Senior Pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Paducah, KY from 2007-2016. He was installed as Faith's new Senior Pastor on August 14, 2016. Pastor Aker and his wife, Brooke, have four children.  You can contact him at 332-3401.

Ms. Gail Trantina - Administrative Assistant

Gail Trantina is a long-time member of Faith Lutheran Church. After retiring from her work with the City of Sioux Falls, she joined the team at Faith as our administrative assistant in August of 2019. Contact Gail at 332-3401.

Mr. Tim Symes - Facility Manager

Tim has been serving as Faith's part-time facility manager since the summer of 2018. Please contact Tim if you would like to use the gym (Christian Life Center) or one of Faith's classrooms or if you have other facility or property related questions. You can contact Tim at 332-3401.