Biographical Info Ordained in 1988, I am a rostered minister of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. I've served in various ministry settings both in the U.S. and abroad. These include full-time parish ministry, campus ministry, intentional interim ministry, educational development for a social service agency, and ELCA Global Mission representative to Tanzania and Rwanda. I currently serve as pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Stephens City, Virginia.Throughout my years in ministry, I've been involved in leadership on conference, synod and ELCA Churchwide levels. Before serving in Tanzania, I was a Co-Facilitator for the Local Committee of the 2005 ELCA Global Mission Event held in Baltimore, MD.My educational background includes a B.S. in Special Education from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA; an M.Div. from United Lutheran Seminary, Gettysburg, PA (formerly, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg) and an M.A. in Studies in Aging, with an emphasis on Health Care Administration, from College of Notre Dame of Maryland, Baltimore.