Nomination Alerts

A request for nominations occurs when WELS boards need to replace administrators at the synod administration building or ministerial education schools. All voting members of WELS are invited to submit names for consideration. Nomination Alert e-mails are sent by area of ministry administrators, as requested by synod.

All male called workers, congregations, and their male voting members through their congregations are authorized by the constitution to submit names and comments.

The Synodical Council of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) invites all male called workers, congregations, and voting members of WELS congregations to nominate a qualified

  • layman to serve on the WELS VEBA Commission
  • layman to serve on the WELS Retirement Program Commission

View the full position descriptions

Submit a nomination

Or call the President’s Office, 414-256-3202.

Nominations must be received by Feb. 28.


To submit a name for the current nominations, fill out the nominee form.