Board of Directors

Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul and mind.

Matthew 22:37
A.D. 2018 – 2021

CHAIR
Rev. R. Wayne Morton

VICE CHAIR
Albert Amling

VICE PRESIDENTS
Lake Erie Region: Rev. Jeffrey Miskus, 1st Vice President
Eastern Region: Rev. Ben Eder, 2nd Vice President
Midwest Region: Rev. Robert Rogers, 3rd Vice President
Western Region: Rev. Todd Arnold, 4th Vice President

PASTORS
Rev. Thomas Engler
Rev. R. Wayne Morton

COMMISSIONED MINISTERS
Albert Amling
Rod Lane

LAY PERSONS
Eastern Region: Carol George
Lake Erie Region: Terry Leu
Midwest Region: Christopher Cassel
Western Region: Shirley Holle
At-Large: Jane Duffy
At-Large: Kristin Wellik

SECRETARY
Rev. Luke Zimmerman

PRESIDENT
Rev. Dr. Jamison Hardy

TREASURER
Sally Naglich

CANADA CORPORATION PRESIDENT
Paul Tombura

Core Values

♦ Living in faithful response to God’s grace
♦ Teaching the Christian faith
♦ Reaching diverse peoples with the Gospel
♦ Seizing diverse mission opportunities without geographic limits
♦ United in faith, witness, and service

End Statements as adopted by the Board of Directors:

  • Each congregation will be aware of District activities and available resources. [Eph 4:12; 1 Cor 14:40; Heb 13:21]
  • Each school and educational ministry will explore and embrace ways the Lutheran tradition can enrich instruction, practice, and policy. [Prov 22:6; Deut 6:5-7, Phil 3:20]
  • Each church worker will enjoy emotional and spiritual wellness. [Gal 6:2; 1 Cor 12:26; 1 Thess 5:11]
  • Each congregation will prayerfully and financially support the District. [Rom 12:4-5; 1 Cor 12:12-14; 1 Tim 2:1]
  • Each circuit will implement a new mission or ministry. [Matt 28:18-20; Rom 10:13-15; Acts 13:47]