Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

God's work. Our hands.

 
Bookmark and Share

Synod Council

Between meetings of the Synod Assembly (the highest legislative body of the synod), the Synod Council serves as the board of directors. The Synod Council is made up of voting members from different conferences, as well as four officers: president (the bishop), vice president, secretary and treasurer.

Read the latest approved minutes (September 2016)

Synod Council Minutes Archive

Download the Manual for Synod Council Training and Formation (2016)

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Bishop Robert A. Rimbo
Ms. Maria Del Toro, Vice President
The Rev. Robert Schoepflin, Secretary
Mr. Frank Suttell, Treasurer
The Rev. Amy Kienzle
Dcn. Carlos Lopez
The Rev. Harry Schenkel
Mr. Christopher Vergara

SYNOD COUNCIL MEMBERS

Mr. Leonel Avila (2016-2020) (1st)

Ms. Cynthia Corley (2016-2020) (1st)

Ms. Muriel Davis (2016-2020) (1st)

Ms. Maria Del Toro, Vice President (2014-2018) (2nd)

Ms. Tabitha Johnson (2016-2018, youth) (1st)

The Rev. Amy Kienzle (2014-2018) (1st)
The Park Church Co-Op, Greenpoint

Mr. John Litke (2014-2018) (1st)

Dcn. Dr. Carlos Lopez (2014-2018) (2nd)

Dcn. John Malone (2014-2018) (2nd)

Dcn. Karen Maulen (2015-2018) (1st)

The Rev. Craig Miller (2014-2018) (2nd)
Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, Brooklyn

The Rev. Christopher Mietlowski (2016-2020) (1st)
Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church, Manhattan

Mr. Walter Nash (2014-2018) (1st)

The Rev. Jeanine Owens (2016-2020) (1st)
Church of the Abiding Presence, Bronx

Dcn. Lulu Paolini (2014-2018) (1st)

The Rev. Daniel Peter (2014-2018) (1st)
St. Paul's International Lutheran Church, Floral Park

Dcn. John Prosen (2016-2020) (2nd)

Rev. Dr. Robert A. Rimbo, Bishop (2014-2020) (2nd)

Ms. Denise Rutherford-Gill (2016-2020) (1st)

The Rev. Harry Schenkel (2014-2018) (1st)
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, East Northport

The Rev. Robert Schoepflin, Secretary (2014-2018) (2nd)
Abiding Presence Lutheran Church, Fort Salonga

The Rev. Nicole Schwalbe (2016-2020) (1st)
Resurrection Lutheran Church, Mt. Kisco

The Rev. Garry Squire (2016-2017) 
Messiah Lutheran Church, Staten Island

Mr. Frank Suttell, Treasurer (2016-2020) (2nd)

Ms. Wendy Bean Tannenbaum (2014-2018) (1st)

Ms. Abby Triebel (2016-2020) (2nd)

Ms. Emma Turner (2016-2020) (1st)

Mr. Christopher Vergara (2016-2020) (2nd)

 
 

AUXILIARY REPRESENTATIVES

(voice, no vote)

Women of the ELCA

Lutheran Men in Mission

Deans
In rotation

 

 
 

mnys is part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

© 2011 MNYS. All Rights Reserved.

Web site design and development by Americaneagle.com