2023 Synod Assembly Churchwide Representative
Jodi L. Slattery
Office of the Secretary
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Jodi Slattery serves as the executive for governance in the ELCA. In this role, she works directly with Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton in preparing the agendas for the ELCA Church Council and Churchwide Assembly. She also provides staff services for the Church Council, the Churchwide Assembly, the Executive Committee and the soon-to-be formed Commission for a Renewed Lutheran Church. Previously, Ms. Slattery served as the Director for Grassroots Advocacy and Communication in the ELCA Washington Office. Prior to her time in Washington, D.C., she served as the Communications Director at Southeastern Iowa Synod, Iowa City, Iowa.