According to the WELS Constitution and Bylaws, ministerial education schools, boards and committees, and subsidiaries may ask WELS pastors, male professors and teachers, 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


Board for Home Missions

The following people have been nominated for the position of administrator for Home Missions.

Rev. Noah Bater, Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Rev. Jay Bickelhaupt, Billings, Mont.

Rev. Jonathan Bilitz, Cottage Grove, Wis.

Rev. Lucas Bitter, Atlanta, Ga.

Rev. John Bortulin, Mukwonago, Wis.

Rev. Matthew Brown, Houston, Texas

Rev. Aaron Bublitz, Gilbert, Ariz.

Rev. Brian Doebler, Garden Grove, Calif.

Rev. Timothy Flunker, Hobart, Wis.

Rev. Caleb Free, Bradenton, Fla.

Rev. Joseph Fricke, Johnson Creek, Wis.

Rev. Mark Gabb, Hernando, Fla.

Rev. Steven Gabb, Los Angeles, Calif.

Rev. Timothy Gauger, Rockford, Mich.

Rev. Paul Horn, Lafayette, Ind.

Rev. Andrew Johnston, Doral, Fla.

Rev. Ronald Koehler, Tucson, Ariz.

Rev. Stephen Koelpin, Yucaipa, Calif.

Rev. Brett Krause, Lakewood, Colo.

Rev. Robert J. Krueger, Findlay, Ohio

Rev. Caleb Kurbis, Fletcher, N.C.

Rev. Daron Lindemann, Pflugerville, Texas

Rev. Daniel Lindner, Minneapolis, Minn.

Rev. William Monday, Freedom, Wis.

Rev. Michael Nitz, Saginaw, Mich.

Rev. Jared Oldenburg, Castle Rock, Colo.

Rev. David Pagel, Kenosha, Wis.

Rev. Eric Roecker, Menomonee Falls, Wis.

Rev. Caleb Schoeneck, College Station, Texas

Rev. Kevin Schultz, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Rev. Phillip Sievert, Yorba Linda, Calif.

Rev. John Steinbrenner, Boise, Idaho

Rev. John Stelter, Princeton, Wis.

Rev. Nathan Sutton, San Antonio, Texas

Rev. James Turriff, Arlington, Tenn.

Rev. Wayne Uhlhorn, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Rev. Matthew Vogt, Las Vegas, Nev.

Rev. Daniel Voigt, Sheboygan, Wis.

Rev. Kevin Wattles, Falls Church, Va.

Rev. Benjamin Zahn, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

All comments must be received by Aug. 24, 2022.

Synodical Council appointed positions

The following laymen have been nominated to serve as a member of the Accounting Oversight Committee or to serve as a director on the board for WELS Foundation, Inc.

Mr. David Maccoux, Green Bay, Wis.

Mr. Greg Fictum, New Holstein, Wis.

Mr. John Pahmeier, Mequon, Wis.

Mr. Aaron Schroeder, Menomonee Falls, Wis.

Mr. Dave Wendland, Green Bay, Wis.


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