STAFF AND LEADERSHIP
Rev. Dr. Dave Oravec, Pastor
Phone 410-263-4723, ext. 1112
Cell phone 240-457-2043
About Pastor Dave
Pastor Dave Oravec began his call to serve at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in August 2013. Prior to that, he served as Interim Pastor at Trinity Lutheran in Hagerstown, MD (’11-’13) and served as Pastor at Evangelical Lutheran in Frederick, MD (’90-’09).
Linda Wetz, Director of Facilities and Administration
Phone 410-263-4723, ext. 1114
Cell Phone 410-271-8989
Linda grew up in Ohio and went to Bowling Green State University. After moving to Maryland over thirty years ago, she began employment with ARINC in Annapolis as a quality analyst.
Laura Albanese, Director of Youth Ministry
Phone 410-263-4723, ext. 1115
Cell Phone 443-699-2539
I’ve been blessed to serve in Youth Ministry and Christian Education both professionally and as a volunteer. This year I will be celebrating my 20th year in ministry, which began at St. Martin’s. There are many things I love about my job, but the best part is walking alongside youth on their faith journey.
Junghoon Park, Director of Music
Cell Phone 443-996-9240
Junghoon Park is an accomplished musician with a rich background in solo and collaborative artistry, actively performing in the DMV area. Junghoon's artistic journey has been marked by outstanding achievements on both national and international stages. He has participated in prestigious events such as the National Music Festival, Wonderlic Competition, Liszt-Garrison Competition, and the International Keyboard Institute Festival. His exceptional talents earned him a Special Honors award at the 2016 Paderewski Competition in Hartford, CT, and recognition as one of the top 12 live performers at the New York Piano Festival and Competition in July 2017.
Christine Sindt, Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper
Phone 410-263-4723, ext. 1110
I have been the Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper for St. Martin’s Lutheran Church for almost six years now. My areas of focus include but are not limited to the following: responsible for managing the church office (answering phone calls and emails and providing support for the church staff).
Chris Marsh, Maintenance
Bobby Rudy, Custodian
Church Council / Committee Chairs
Molly Michaelson - Council President
Rosa Ruhf - Vice President
Sara Wetz - Secretary / Communications
Eva Coale - Financial Secretary
Dave Mattingley - Treasurer
Tom Freeman - Finance Committee
Amy Stensland - School Board Chair
Mel Tuckfield - Peace Garden
Chris Converse - School Board Rep.
Dona Rudderow Sturn
Jack Shenk - Council Youth Rep.
Patsy Mattingley & Patti Bender - Worship and Music Committee
Tim Doyle - Property Committee
Brad Spain & Fred Wentland - Stewardship