Call for Nominations for Executive Counselor for Christian Education / Indiana District-LCMS

The Indiana District-LCMS is re-opening the call for nominations for the staff position of Executive Counselor for Christian Education.  Dr. Jon Mielke, who has served in this position for the past 12 years, has announced his retirement effective December 31, 2018.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Academic: Earned Master’s degree in education administration
  • Certification: Hold (or obtain within 24 months) an Indiana Administrator license
  • Experience: Have served as a building or system administrator or a pastor with school
  • Roster status: Be on the roster of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

Nominations deadline:

Midnight Monday, July 23, 2018

Send nominations via e-mail to

Dr. Dave Ebeling Assistant to the President and chair of the Call Committee;  Email: dave.ebeling@in.lcms.org

Position description

Executive Counselor Christian Education  Position description

Nomination Procedure

The Call Committee of eight teachers, administrators and pastors will review all nominations and make a recommendation to the District’s President who will then submit a name for action by the Board of Directors, no later than mid-September.