Staff

Pastor Trent Saari

Pastor Trent Saari serves both Lakewood Lutheran (Lakewood WA), and Our Redeemer Lutheran (Yelm WA). He graduated from Concordia University Wisconsin (Mequon WI) in 2006 with a B.A. in theological languages. He earned his M.Div. from Bethany Lutheran Theological Seminary, graduating in 2010. Pastor Saari served Our Saviour Lutheran in Lake Havasu City, AZ for five years…

Mrs. Tina Murray

Greetings! My name is Tina Murray. I am the administrator and teach the Pre-K class at Lakewood Lutheran School. I grew up at Lakewood Lutheran School, as my mother served as a teacher and organist for 30 years. This is my fourteenth year teaching at Lakewood Lutheran. In my years here, my role has changed…

Mrs. Kirstie Klug

I graduated from Martin Luther College in 1998 with a Bachelors of Science in Education degree.  I taught 6th grade at Trinity-St. Luke’s in Watertown, WI for 1 year.  My husband and I moved to San Antonio, TX where I taught preschool and kindergarten for 4 years.  We then moved to Lake Mills, WI and…

Mrs. Julie Renner

My name is Julie Renner and I have been teaching at Lakewood for the last five years.  Prior to teaching at Lakewood, I worked with a Speech Therapist in an elementary school in Alaska.  I have worked with several age groups.  My husband was military, so we moved several times.  I taught different ages between…

Mrs. Melissa Keuhn

Hello, I am Melissa Kuehn, the Preschool teacher at Lakewood Lutheran School. It is with joy that I support your children as they learn of their Savior, gain academic knowledge, and improve social abilities. Preschool is a time for new experiences and growth. The excitement and pride on a child’s face when they discover something…

Mrs. Anna Sweet

My name is Anna Sweet. I love creating music and learning from history, and it is my desire to share my passion for both music and history with others. I am a member of Lake City Community Church and play on the worship team there regularly. I have a BS in Music Education from Corban…