Our Ministry Team

Our Ministry Team is eager to greet you and answer any of your questions. 








Director of Music



Church Secretary











Trinity is now in the Call Process of searching for a new Pastor.  We are currently served by a wonderful  Vacancy Team.

 Chaplain Matthew Prince

 Pastor Timothy Utton.


Carroll Smith


Carroll Smith is a native Virginian, a Navy Wife and a graduate of The Flora Macdonald College Conservatory of Music, Red Springs, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education. She also completed Enrichment Studies at the Eastman School of Music and Old Dominion University. Carroll has taught music in the public school system for 25 years, 17 years of which were spent as a music specialist in the Virginia Beach City Public School System. She has also served Baptist, Methodist, Presbyterian, United Church of Christ, Episcopal, and Lutheran denominations as organist/choir director for many years, including 10 years at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Virginia Beach. Carroll and her husband, Ted, live in Norfolk and have three sons and three grandchildren. Carroll is thankful for the opportunity to musically minister to the Trinity congregation for the glory of God.







 Anne Combes

Anne was born in Norfolk, VA  and is a life-long resident of the Tidewater area.  She has been a Lutheran Parish Secretary for over 29 years and has been our Church Secretary for over 21 years.  Anne and her husband, Kevin, live in Norfolk and have two sons, one daughter and three granddaughters.  She has been a member of Trinity for 20 years.  Anne is extremely knowledgeable on all aspects of Trinity and is very willing to answer any questions you may have.  You may reach her at 757-489-2551 or tlc@trinitylutherannorfolk.org.






Bill Sontag


Bill helps to keep our facility running smoothly.  He works closely with our Board of Church Properties to make sure everything is working properly.





Mr. Antonio Tutt


We are so blessed to have Antonio and his very supportive family in charge of keeping our building clean.  He is always eager to please!








Lynn Hubert

Lynn assumed the Bookkeeping responsibilities in September 2018.  She is a native of Norfolk and has been a member of Trinity for over 30 years. She feels blessed to be able to serve Trinity in this position.