Our Staff

Rev. Michael A. Johnson, Sr. MDiv. - Senior Pastor

Pastor Johnson is an ordained Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Pastor. He has served congregations in Birmingham, Alabama, Memphis, Tennessee, Baltimore, Maryland, Mobile, Alabama and now, in Arlington heights, Illinois.

Rev. Johnson civilian background includes, Professional Civil / Structure Engineering, Building and design, Inspection and Supervisory. He has 23 years in Community Activism and registered with NIH in Health Disparity and Community Health.



Jori Reuter - Preschool Director

Jori is the Director of Faith Lutheran Church Preschool.
Prior to working at Faith Jori supervised and instructed future Early Childhood Educators at the college level.  Prior to that she taught pre-kindergarten in the northern suburbs for students with and without special needs.
Jori has a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy from National-Louis University.
Jori and her husband, Brian, live in Palatine with their two daughters.


Margie Mayfield, RN - Parish Nurse

Margie and her family was honored by the congregation with tears of joy, prayers and blessings as she moved on to share Christ love and care with others..





Jackie Edwards - Administrative Assistant



Tony Parlovsky - Custodian

Tony is a member of FLC and has served in the Custodian Ministry at Faith Lutheran Church since 2008. Tony is married to Heather and they have two sons, Roy and Hank.


                                         Jim Vyhanek - Music Director




                                        Racheal Peterson - Pianist




                                         Leslie Grange - Part-time Administrative Assistant