Our Staff

Dr. Aaron D. Burgner

Senior Pastor

Lead Staff

Pastor Dwayne McDow

Executive Pastor

Pastor Marc Roath

Associate Pastor

Pastor Alex Davis

Teaching/Multiplication Pastor

Pastor Michael Robinson

Auburndale Campus Pastor

Pastor Kyle Weeks

South Campus Pastor

Pastor Mark Creech

Cypress Lakes Campus Pastor

Pastor Phil Young

Mature Adult Pastor and Stewardship Pastor

Pastor German Rivas

Auburndale en Español Campus Pastor

Lead Staff Assistants

Beth Miller

Ministry Assistant to the Senior Pastor

Kelly Glogower

Executive Pastor Assistant

Tammy Frisbie

Ministry Assistant to the Associate Pastor

Kathy Ames

Mature Adult Ministry Assistant

Ministry Staff


Downtown Lakeland Campus Kids Director

Brittany Faulkner

Preschool Coordinator

Anna Farmer

Kids Ministry Associate

Pastor Allen Flood

Downtown Lakeland Student Pastor

Pastor Jedidiah Faulkner

Associate Pastor of Worship

Chris Gammon

Student Minister, South Campus

Kent Lambert

College Minister

Pam Cook

Assistant to Downtown Lakeland Student Pastor

Sundar Vaffis

South Campus Worship Leader

Diana Puente

Lakes Church en Español Pastor Ministry Assistant

Andrew McDow

Auburndale Associate Pastor

Pastor Billy Ray

Local Evangelism Pastor

Pastor Matt Nipper

Adult Connect Group Coordinator

Steve Antley

Ministries Associate

Gabriel Figueroa

Technology Director

Nick Cook

Production Associate

Larry Butts

Worship Associate

Greg Hieronymus

Maintenance and Housekeeping Director

Mary Lou Helm

Pastoral Care Ministry Assistant

Sandi Young


Sandra Saunders


Sabrina Fambrough

Accounting Director

Sharon Wiesbrock

Print Shop Manager