According to the WELS Constitution and Bylaws, ministerial education schools, boards and committees, and subsidiaries may ask WELS pastors; male professors, teachers, or staff ministers; and voting members of WELS congregations to nominate qualified individuals for called positions and/or board positions. Current nomination alerts are listed below.

There are no current nomination alerts.


Martin Luther College

The following people have been nominated for the following positions at Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minn.

Mr. Steve Biedenbender, New Ulm, Minn.

Mr. Robert Buss, Menomonie, Wis.

Dr. Susan Decker, Plymouth, Minn.

Mr. Kyle Fax, Doral, Fla.

Mr. Matthew Foxen, Neenah, Wis.

Mrs. Amanda Gronholz, Grafton, Wis.

Mr. Joseph Janke, Milwaukee, Wis

Mr. Aaron Lambrecht, Greenfield, Wis.

Mrs. Rebecca Maki, Burnsville, Minn.

Dr. Tammy Mielke, Lodi, Wis.

Mr. James Otto, Two Rivers, Wis.

Mrs. Mandy Pavelchik, Mankato, Minn.

Mr. Lucas Rodewald, Simpsonville, S.C.

Mrs. Haley Roske, New Ulm, Minn.

Mr. Benjamin Wells, Phoenix, Ariz.

Mrs. Cheryl Belott, Milwaukee, Wis.

Mrs. Emily Buetow, Wheeling, Ill.

Dr. Susan Decker, Plymouth, Minn.

Mrs. Anneliese Gumm, Watertown, Wis.

Miss Elizabeth Henke, Savannah, Ga.

Mrs. Grace Marquardt, Franklin, Wis.

Mrs. Mandy Pavelchik, Mankato, Minn.

Mrs. Liesel Phetsanghane, Watertown, Wis.

Mrs. Gretchen Plitzuweit, Green Bay, Wis.

Miss Gina Radue, Milwaukee, Wis.

Mrs. Margaret Salesky, Norman, Okla.

Dr. Greta Scharp, Menomonee Falls, Wis.

Miss Joanna Smith, Hoskins, Neb.

Mrs. Natalie Thiel, Boulder, Colo.

Mrs. Kristine Wegner, Milwaukee, Wis.

Ms. Kelly Welsh, Redwood Falls, Minn.

Ms. Michelle Yotter, Lake City, Minn.

Comments in regard to any nominees must be submitted by Sept. 19, 2023.


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