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. Julie Renner

My name is Julie Renner and I have been teaching at Lakewood for the last six 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. Eva Palmer

My name is Eva Palmer and I am working part-time for Lakewood Lutheran in a variety of roles this year inside and outside of the classroom. I will be team teaching Art, English, Reading, Novel, and Journal. This is my first time back to teaching since having children, so I’m excited to get back into…