Pastor Darcy F. Percy


Pastor Darcy grew up in Pennsylvania and Maryland and attended Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota where she earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education. After college, she traveled with a Youth Encounter ministry band for a year before beginning her ministry in churches serving as Director of Youth, Family Ministry and Contemporary Worship.

Pastor Darcy received a Master of Divinity degree in 2005 from Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary. She served congregations in Maryland and Virginia before beginning her service as Pastor of Shepherd of the Hills in 2017.

Pastor Darcy loves the Lord, Christ’s Church, and is passionate about helping people connect to God, one another, and faith to life. She is married to Aaron, and they have a daughter and three sons, two of which are twins (Darcy is a twin as well). Pastor Darcy loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys learning about leadership and the history of the U.S. through the lives of its presidents, camping, traveling, and playing sports, especially softball and volleyball.

Karen Schiefelbein

Parish Administrator


Karen and her family are long-time members of Shepherd of the Hills and have been active in a variety of ministry teams over the years. Karen and her spouse, Bill, live in Haymarket with their four children.

Laura Nejfelt


Laura is a retired Spanish teacher and a native of North Dakota. She and her husband Jim have lived in Manassas for over 40 years. They have two children who live in the metro area. Before coming to Shepherd of the Hills, Laura was an organist at St. Andrew Lutheran in Centreville for many years.

Anne Swift

Childcare Supervisor

In our nursery Anne shares her love of children, knowledge of childcare and childhood education. As the director of a large children’s academy, she is an educator with more than 20 years experience working in variety of preschool settings. Anne is active and enjoys participating in both church and community activities.

Crystal Walker

Childcare Assistant

Crystal joins our nursery team with a background in care giving. Welcoming children Sunday mornings, Crystal cares for them and guides them to God’s creative and loving message through play.