Pastor Sperb was installed as Faith Lutheran's fifth Pastor on August 18, 2013. He is a native of Brazil, a pastor's son, and speaks both English and Portuguese. He studied Theology at ULBRA (Lutheran University of Brazil) and at Seminário Concordia (Concordia Seminary) in São Leopoldo, Brazil. He earned his Master's degree in Counseling at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.
After his ordination in 2006, he served at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Curitiba, Brazil. From 2007 until he accepted the call to shepherd Faith Lutheran, Pastor Sperb was a theology teacher and chapel coordinator at Concordia Preparatory School in Towson, Maryland.
Pastor Sperb and his wife, Andreza, have three children, Estela, Silas, and Matias. When he is not doing ministry, he likes to go fishing, skiing, play soccer with the kids, fix things around the house, travel and enjoy some Brazilian barbecue.