Tom Lakey has been the pastor of First Assembly of God in Lubbock, Texas since 1984. Lakey is a graduate of Southwestern Assemblies of God University. He was ordained by the Assemblies of God in 1968. He has also pastored churches in Illinois and Texas.
He also served as Secretary/Treasurer of the West Texas Assemblies of God from 1978 to 1984 an Assistant District Superintendent from 1989 to 2017.