Board of Trustees

News and updates from the United Lutheran Seminary Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

ULS Board of Trustees as of 5/7/2020
Ms. Karen Arnold - SWPA (Secretary)
Rev. Dr. Peter Boehringer - New England (Chair)
Rev. Tedd Cogar - NWPA
Bishop R. Guy Erwin - ELCA
Bishop Wilma Kucharek - Region 7 Bishops
Rev. Cean James - Urban Theological Institute at ULS
Dr. James Lakso - Allegheny
Rev. Sara Lilja - NJ
Rev. Craig Arthur Miller - USS
Rev. Dr. Constance Mentzer - Lower Susquehanna
Mr. Chris Mondics - SEPA
Mr. Fred Risser - Upstate NY
Dr. Tommie Robinson, Jr. - Metro DC
Mr. David A. Russell - NEPA
Bishop Michael L. Rhyne - Region 8 Bishops
Mr. Paul Wangerin - WVA/WMD (Treasurer)
Ms. Cheryl Williams - ELCA (Vice Chair)
Alumni representative
Rev. Mark Rigg (President, TULSAA)
Student Body Advisory
Evan Christensen (President) and Marcia Williams (Vice President)
Faculty/Staff Advisory members
Rev. Dr. Jayakiran Sebastian: Dean and Vice President of Student Services
Buff Carlson: Chief Financial Officer
Conor Brooks: Acting Vice President of Institutional Advancement
Rev. Dr. Gilson Waldkoenig and Dr. Crystal Hall: Faculty Representatives
Board liaison: Rev. Dr. Javier Goitia, Program Director for Theological Formation, Seminaries and Lay Schools in the Domestic Mission unit of the ELCA.

The Board of Trustees will meet from May 11- May 13, 2020 via Zoom. The open gallery session is scheduled for May 12 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM EST. Faculty, staff and students with a ULS email account will be able to access the live stream. That information, along with the morning session agenda, was distributed via email on May 8, 2020 by the Director of Communications. The live stream will be archived and available for viewing later in the afternoon on May 12. Should the live stream link change, a message will be posted on that page.