Our Team

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Gary Dale

Chair of Church Council

Gary is a retired police Sergeant from Saugeen Shores who has attended Faith Lutheran Church with his wife and high-school sweetheart Mary-Lou since 2004. He can often be found setting up tables, cooking church meals, or quietly washing dishes, but he is also a parish visitor, a welcoming presence, and a reliable friend to all those in need of a helping hand or a listening ear. Gary is presently serving his second term as our Chair of Council. Gary loves God, spending time with his adult children Lynsey and Jordan, and serving his community through volunteering.

Julie Brown

Office Administrator

Kind, reliable, and generous. These are just a few of the words that we would use describe this invaluable member of our team. Julie manages all administrative aspects of Church life at Faith, and coordinates our team for effective ministry.


Adrian Little

Director of Music

Adrian Little is a pianist and music educator from Port Elgin. Having recently graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a degree in Piano Performance, he spends much of his time collaborating with choral groups, vocalists, and instrumentalists from all corners of the Bruce-Grey area. Adrian has always had an appreciation for music’s role in worship, having sung hymns and taken part in services his entire life; as Director of Music, he continually strives to find the best music in service of God’s message.

Rev. Jason D. Ashby

Our Pastor

Pastor Jason has an active passion for community building and for teaching the way of Jesus as a way of living. In 2018 he received his Master of Divinity degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and was called to serve the Parish of Saugeen Shores. Pastor Jason is also a Registered Nurse with an interest in holistic community health systems. His favourite outdoor activity is cross-country skiing with his wife and children, and their little dog Mauly.