Pastors & Staff

The Rev. Steven Nicoletti, Senior Pastor

Pastor Nicoletti received a B.A. from New York University and a Master of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary. After serving for five years as our Assistant Pastor, he was called by the congregation to be Senior Pastor and was installed in February 2019. 

You can hear more about his life and philosophy of ministry in this interview with Elder Mike Pfefferle.

The Rev. Nathaniel Gutiérrez,
Pastor of Family & Student Ministries

Pastor Gutiérrez is a Peruvian-American, who grew up in Peru and in the USA. He obtained his B.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies from Covenant College and his Masters of Divinity from Westminster Seminary in California. After serving as a church planter with Mission to the World in Colombia and Peru, he returned to the U.S. and began his work as an Assistant Pastor in July of 2019.

You can hear his testimony here.

The Rev. Knox White,
Pastor of Shepherding & Discipleship

Pastor White grew up in Southern California, transplanting to Mobile, Alabama in late high school. He obtained his B.A. in English Literature from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, and a Master of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi. Prior to coming to FPC, Pastor Knox served at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Fort Walton Beach, FL for nearly ten years, most recently as Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Ministries. He began his work as Assistant Pastor of Shepherding and Discipleship at FPC in June, 2023. 

The Rev. Dr. Robert Rayburn, Pastor Emeritus

Pastor Rayburn began his ministry at Faith Presbyterian Church in 1978, and served faithfully as the Senior Pastor for 41 years. He remains on staff as Pastor Emeritus. 

A more thorough biography of Pastor Rayburn and his ministry to our congregation, written by his son, the Rev. Dr. Robert G Rayburn II, and his son-in-law, the Rev. Dr. Joshua Moon, can be found here: “On the Ministry of Robert S. Rayburn.”


Derek Whaley, Administrator

Kim St. John, Secretary


Melissa McMillan, Music Director & Pianist

Elsie Dye, Organist




Farnoush Katouzian, Nursery

Elham Sadeghein, Nursery