2021 Acknowledgements

Thank you to the following people who made our 2021 Synod Assembly possible:


Assembly Planning and Logistics:

Michael Gold, staff
Anna Marsh, staff
Alicia Rodriguez, staff
Mary Smith, staff


Prayer Leaders:

The Rev. Joel Martin, Christ, Marine on St. Croix
The Rev. Lue Moua, St. Mark’s, Randolph
The Rev. Brandon Newton, Easter, Eagan
The Rev. Lois Pallmeyer, Gloria Dei, St. Paul


Tech Help Desk:

Joe Jorgensen
Amy Mihelich Smith
John Swanson
David Roinas, staff


Registration and Credentials:

Kyle Anderson
Teresa Bettman, synod council representative
Michael Gold, staff
Alicia Rodriguez, staff


Nominating Committee:

The Rev. Brice Bloxham, Shepherd of the Hills, Shoreview
Michael Collins, synod council representative
Katie Hendrikson, Augustana, West St. Paul
Kirsten Levorson, Shepherd of the Valley, Apple Valley
Lynne Moratzka, Elim, Scandia, chair
The Rev. Jill Rode, Saint Anthony Park, St. Paul
The Rev. Rebecca Sullivan, Lakeview, Maplewood
Bishop Patricia Lull, staff


Reference and Counsel Committee:

The Rev. Nathan Baker-Trinity, First, Rush City
The Rev. Cindy Bullock, Immanuel, St. Paul
Sarah Crippen, synod attorney
The Rev. Susan Gravelle, Newport, Newport
Doug Johnson, Trinity, Stillwater
The Rev. Keith Long, St. Luke, Cottage Grove
The Rev. Amanda Simons, synod council representative
The Rev. Diane Sponheim, Faith, Rosemount
Bishop Patricia Lull, staff


Worship Planning Team:

The Rev. Sarah Friesen-Carper, Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, Roseville
The Rev. Hans Jorgenson, St. Timothy, St. Paul
Sister Stacie Lightner, St. Paul-Reformation, St. Paul
The Rev. Lois Pallmeyer, Gloria Dei, St. Paul
The Rev. Liesl Spitz, St. Timothy, St. Paul
The Rev. Andrew Tengwall, Hope Parallel Development, St. Paul


Additional Thanks:

The Rev. Gilo Gora Agwa, Foundation of Life, Roseville
AVVR Audio Visual & Video Resources
Linqing Chu
The Rev. Tanner Howard, assembly parliamentarian
Dan Nyberg, videographer
The Rev. William Siong, Good Samaritan, St. Paul
Randy Smith, assembly secretary


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