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Call for Nominations for the President of Bethany Lutheran College

Dear Colleague and/or Friend of Bethany Lutheran College,

The Bethany Lutheran College Board of Regents encourages your assistance in the nomination process for Bethany’s next president. 

Dr. Dan R. Bruss has announced his intent to retire from the presidency of Bethany Lutheran College, effective June 30, 2015, therefore the Board of Regents of Bethany Lutheran College, in accordance with the guidelines (412, Article IIA) adopted by the Evangelical Lutheran Synod, herewith request the ELS member congregations to submit nominations for President of Bethany Lutheran College. Nominations may also be submitted by the Board of Regents.

The nominee shall be a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod or of its fellowship. The nominee should possess the aptitude and experience that will qualify him to direct the control and planning of all facets of the college operation.

The candidate must be a firm believer in the mission of Bethany Lutheran College. He must combine a skill for supervising and motivating highly qualified and creative people with an understanding of and a commitment to the doctrine of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod. The candidate should possess the necessary skills to lead Bethany and should demonstrate a deep commitment to and love for students.

The Regents respectfully request each congregation to prayerfully consider those who may fulfill the qualifications of this important office and submit their names to Secretary Paul Chamberlin, 90 Fairview Avenue, South Chatham, MA 02659.

Deadline: To be considered, all congregational nominations must be submitted to the Secretary by May 8, 2014.

- Rev. Herbert Huhnerkoch, Chair, Bethany Lutheran Colllege Board of Regents

 

Nominations for the President of Bethany Lutheran College

Nominee Nominated by
Erik Ankerberg, PhD Scarville Lutheran Church, Scarville, Iowa
  Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Okauchee, Wisconsin
Rev. Mark Bartels  Immanuel Lutheran Church, Audubon, Minnesota
Rev. Edward Bryant  Parkland Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Washington
  Bethany Lutheran Church, Port Orchard, Washington
  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
Rev. Erwin Ekhoff  Holy Scripture Lutheran Church, Midland, Michigan
Scott Gostchock, PhD  Board of Regents
David Grabitske  Heritage Lutheran Church, Apple Valley, Minnesota
Rev. Prof. Mark Harstad  Parkland Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Washington
Rev. Timothy Hartwig  Norseland Lutheran Church, St. Peter, Minnesota
  Immanuel Lutheran Church, Audubon, Minnesota
Dan Johnson, PhD  Board of Regents
William Kessel, PhD  Peace Lutheran Church, North Mankato
Prof. Peter Kjeer  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
  Peace Lutheran Church, North Mankato, Minnesota
John Kolander, PhD  Board of Regents
Jason H. Lowrey, PhD  Holy Scripture Lutheran Church, Midland, Michigan
Ryan MacPherson, PhD  Heritage Lutheran Church, Apple Valley, Minnesota
  Immanuel Lutheran Church, Audubon, Minnesota
  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
Rev. Don Moldstad  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
Philip G. Mowry, JD  Peace Lutheran Church, Lakeland, Florida
Prof. Thomas Nass  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
Prof. Andrew Overn  Immanuel Lutheran Church, Audubon, Minnesota
Gene Pfeifer, PhD  Heritage Lutheran Church, Apple Valley, Minnesota
  Peace Lutheran Church, North Mankato, Minnesota
Allen Quist  Faith Lutheran Church, Clara City, Minnesota
Rev. Thomas Rank  Scarville Synod Lutheran Church, Scarville, Iowa
  Forest Lutheran Church, Forest City, Iowa
  Parkland Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Washington
Rev. Alexander Ring  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesota
Rev. David Russow  Norseland Lutheran Church, St. Peter, Minnesota
Scott Schneider  Board of Regents
Michael K. Smith, PhD  Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Mankato, Minnesot
  Peace Lutheran Church, North Mankato, Minnesota
  Zion Lutheran Church, North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Rev. Steve Sparley  Parkland Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Washington
Rev. David Jay Webber  Immanuel Lutheran Church, Audubon, Minnesota
Eric Woller, PhD  Peace Lutheran, North Mankato