Our Staff

[toggle title=”Carrie Field, Faith Lutheran Preschool Director“]
preschool@flcva.org, (703) 525-1375

About: I’m the Preschool Director and have enjoyed working with children for the past 10 years. I’m originally from Nebraska and moved to Washington, DC about 12 years ago.  I have worked as a social worker in DC schools before coming to FLP.

What I Like Most About Working at Faith: The staff and families here are the best! They are so kind, welcoming, and a joy to work with each day.

When I’m Not at Faith, I: am busy chasing my 2 year old daughter around. I am also involved my church as the Family Connect Coordinator for our Nursery.  I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, trying out new restaurants, and spending time at the pool and beach.


[toggle title=”Darrell Partin, Director of Worship & Music “]
darrell@flcva.org, (571) 274-7780

About: I am responsible for overseeing all aspects of music ministry here at Faith Lutheran, including leading rehearsals for the choir and praise to team and selecting music for the worship services. I am a native of Las Cruces, New Mexico, and came to the Washington, D.C., area when I won a position with one of the military bands.

What I Like Most About Working at Faith: The people! And, of course, the opportunity to share and collaborate in the music, my favorite thing to do in the world.

When I’m Not at Faith, I am: Working with the Navy Band here in D.C.

[toggle title=”Jody Manning, Business Administrator “]business@flcva.org

About: I am the Business Administrator and am responsible for day-to-day operations at Faith. I’m originally from Nebraska and formerly worked for a London-based humanitarian organization and the U.S. Department of State.

What I Like Most About Working at Faith: The fact that what I do supports the church’s mission and ministry in our community and beyond.

When I’m Not at Faith, I: enjoy spending time with my family and friends and enjoying all that the DC Metro area has to offer.

[toggle title=”Juan Ulloa, Church Caretaker“]

About: As Faith’s Caretaker, I help maintain the facility, including cleaning, minor repair and other tasks as needed. I am originally from El Salvador and I came here because I had friends in the area. I was approved for a green card (permanent resident status) in March 2009 and received the card in August 2010.

What I Like Most About Working at Faith: The people at Faith and the job.

When I’m Not at Faith, I: enjoy watching my baby (born March 2010).

[toggle title=”Laura Bolger, Communications Coordinator“]communications@flcva.org

About: I’m a New Jersey transplant who just moved to Arlington this past summer.  I work at Faith to develop effective communication in many forms.

What I Like Most About Working at Faith: The congregation and staff are really supportive and fun to work with.  Plus it’s an exciting job, because no two weeks are alike!

When I’m Not at Faith, I attend evening classes towards my MAT (Masters in the Art of Teaching) and volunteer as an assistant English teacher for adult learners. I like to cook, spend time with friends, and explore the Northern Virginia/DC area.



Faith Lutheran Church

3313 Arlington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201

703.525.9283 (Church)
703.525.1375 (Preschool)

Worship Times

8:00 AM (Traditional Service with Organ)
9:30 AM (Praise Service with Band)
11:00 AM (Blended - Piano and Organ)

We invite you to join us this Sunday.