Dave Marriott — lead
Dave and his wife Emiley, together with a small group of believers, established Lakewood in the Fall of 2009. As lead pastor, Dave focuses on expository preaching. The Marriotts reside in the Town of Ottawa with Ellery, their daughter, along with their Labrador retrievers.
Dennis Komis — counseling and care
Dennis and Chris have attended Lakewood since our second public Bible study in 2009. Pastor Dennis leads in the area of biblical counseling and also orchestrates care for those who are sick or hurting. Pastor Dennis and Chris reside in Waukesha, thankfully near some of their growing cadre of grandkids, who are also a part of Lakewood.
Isaiah Lewis — youth
Isaiah and his wife Elizabeth have a passion for interpersonal ministry, especially with teenagers. After serving as volunteer youth leaders for one year, Lakewood called Isaiah to serve as associate pastor for youth. Pastor Isaiah and Elizabeth live in Wales and can be spotted at Mama D's pretty regularly!
Brian Trainer — missions and adult education
Brian and Sherry helped to establish Lakewood in 2009. The Trainers have served with several Christian universities/seminaries and have also served in many missions contexts. Pastor Brian oversees Lakewood's missions efforts, while also teaching regularly and sharing much of the administrative burden. The Trainers live in Waukesha and can be found raiding a local Italian restaurant when they aren't gallivanting across the globe!
Mitch Vogel — discipleship
Around the time Lakewood was formed, Mitch and Lori were invited by a new neighbor and have been with us ever since! Pastor Mitch is a non-compensated pastor that serves the church in the realm of discipleship out of his available time. The Vogels in the Town of Ottawa, where they are known to give wild jet-boat rides to poor, unsuspecting passengers. While most of the Vogels kids have scattered around the country, they are pleased to serve with one of their adult daughters and her husband at Lakewood.