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Lutheran Social Services of
Wisconsin and Upper Michigan


Boards of Directors

We are governed by a Board of Directors, which is comprised of representatives from business, clergy, health care and other sectors of the community. The board provides direction and approval in terms of our strategic plan, employee and fiscal policies, and other programmatic issues.

Operating Board of Directors

Eric Thomas, Chair

Pastor Katie Baardseth, First Vice Chair

José Olivieri, Second Vice Chair

Michael Loseneggar, Treasurer

Franklin Cumberbatch, Secretary

Héctor Colón, President

Corinne Bodeman

Lisa Cieslak

Bishop Katherine Finegan

Pastor Becky Goche

Mike Groth

Dean Gruner
Timothy Haas

Bill Kessler

Maureen Kolb

Eric Lorenz

Paul Neuberger

Richard Pieper
Melanie Varin

Advisory Directors

Bishop Jim Arends, La Crosse Area Synod
Bishop Paul Erickson, Greater Milwaukee Synod
Bishop Gerald Mansholt, East Central Synod

Interim Bishop Peter Rogness, South Central Synod

Bishop Lauri Skow-Anderson, Northwest Synod

David Titus

Bill Orth 

Janet Schulz

Foundation Board of Directors

Patricia Wesner, Chair
George Roth, Vice Chair and Secretary 
David C. Boerke, Treasurer
Héctor Colón
A. William Huelsman

Sarah Maio
A. Bela Maroti
Margaret M. Paur

Matthew Richmond
John Schaller

Robert Shepard
John Silseth
Jon Stellmacher

Mark Van Genderen

6737 W. Washington Street
Suite 2275
West Allis, WI 53214

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