Staff & Leaders

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Rev. Paul Lutz

Pastor Paul Lutz began serving as Trinity’s Senior Pastor on December 1, 2011. The Rev. Paul Lutz is a 1983 graduate of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, PA, where he earned a Master of Divinity degree. He served congregations in Lawrence, MA, Old Saybrook, CT, Cary, IL, and Princeton, NJ. He also served as the […]

Andrea Baxter

Andrea Baxter was hired as Associate Director for Music in September 2006. Her primary responsibilities include direction of the children’s music ministry, which provides opportunities for children ages three through twelfth grade, direction of the handbell program, and leading one of Trinity’s four weekly worship services from the piano. Andrea grew up in Tamaqua, PA, where […]

Rev. Chris Glod

Rev. Chris Glod was called on December 11, 2016 to a two-year term call to serve as Trinity’s part-time Pastor for Visitation. “Pastor Chris” visits Trinity disciples in homes, hospitals and in nursing facilities. Born and raised in Southwest Philadelphia in a Roman Catholic family, Pastor Glod has a lengthy portfolio of service in the […]

Danette M. Griffith

Danette grew up in Park Rapids, Minn. and has a BA in German from the University of Minnesota, Morris. She has worked in communications at Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn., Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran Church, Prior Lake, Minn. and for the Minneapolis Area Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). She was […]

Deacon Karen Matthias-Long

Karen Matthias-Long was called to serve as our Director for Faith Formation in fall 2017. She is a graduate of Susquehanna University and has done additional coursework at the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago, McCormick Seminary, and Princeton Seminary. Karen served congregations in Emmaus, Reading, and Orefield (all in Pennsylvania) and most recently served on […]

Victoria Seal

Victoria Seal, Director for Discipleship Gifts, joined the staff at Trinity in February 2006. Vicki grew up in Ambler, PA. and graduated from Wissahickon High School and North Montco Technical School. She also attended Schlicher and Kratz Institute of Real Estate. She worked over 15 years in banking as a Senior Loan Administrator. Vicki has […]

Victoria Thomas

Victoria Thomas was hired as Director for Communication in December 2013. Victoria is responsible for the Trinity Weekly, the Lansdale Lutheran, this website, social media, video flat screens and all things related to sharing the good news of Trinity Lutheran to both our congregation and the community. Victoria has her own graphic design and marketing firm, In Touch […]

Lisa Rau Corr

Lisa Rau Corr, Director for Early Learning,  has been working at Trinity since September 1999. Lisa graduated from North Penn High School and Shippensburg University. Lisa worked as a stockbroker before taking time off to raise her family and switch to a career in early childhood education. At Trinity, Lisa has been involved with the […]

Karen Strobel

Karen Strobel has been a disciple of Trinity since 1998. She lives in Hatfield with her husband, John and their three children Jack, Henry and Rachel. Professionally, she has worked as a scientist in a pharmaceutical company and a biology teacher at North Penn High School. She has also been a stay-at-home mom and a caregiver […]

Dennis Smith

Dennis “Denny” Smith became Manager of Building and Grounds of Trinity Lutheran Church in April 1998. Denny brought many skills and technical expertise to this position. He has been in the maintenance field since 1979. He has considerable training in this specialized field, including welding, fabrication, industrial three phase wiring, troubleshooting, etc. Born and raised in […]