Transitions

Each month, Lutheran Services in America reports on the new CEOs and organizational changes that have taken place within our network. If you know of a transition, please email Alesia Frerichs.

Incoming CEOs

  • Nathan Schema, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, Sioux Falls, SD (January 1, 2022)
  • Rebecca Kiesow-Knudsen, Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota, Siouz Falls, SD (December 17, 2021)
  • Reggie Mullis, The Hearthstone, Seattle, WA (November 1, 2022) 
  • Adam Marles, Lutheran Senior Services, St. Louis, MO (November 1, 2021)
  • Jeremy Rutter, LutheranCare, Clinton, NY (October 25, 2021) 
  • Michael Huffman, Our Saviour's Community Services, Minneapolis, MN (October 4, 2021) 
  • Tom Nielsen, Lutheran Home of the Cannon Valley dba Northfield Retirement Community, Northfield, MN
  • Shikha Patteson, Bethel Lutheran Home, Selma, CA

Outgoing CEOs

  • Randy Bury, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, Sioux Falls, SD (December 31, 2021) 
  • Betty Oldenkamp, Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD (December 17, 2021)
  • Kyle Nordine, Lutheran Home of the Cannon Valley dba Northfield Retirement Community, Northfield, MN
  • Michael Sweeney, LutheranCare, Clinton, NY (October 25, 2021) 
  • Andrew Genszler, Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry, Cleveland, OH (October 15, 2021)