BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Eastern Region: Rev. Jim Weed, (Chairman), Mr.Tom Eggers
Greater Heartland Region: Mr. Mark Leonard, Rev. Gary Lissy
West Great Lakes Region: Mr. Jerry Pitmon,Mr. Jerry Wiita
North Plains Region: Rev. Gary Benson, Mr. Greg Boschee
Western Region: Mr. George Hurst, Rev. Jonathon Kibler-McCabe
Advisor: Rev. Dr. Franklin E. Hays, Presiding Pastor
ALTS President (Advisory): Rev. Richard Shields
National Home Mission Developer (Advisory):
Administrative Ass't to The AALC: Rev. Joe Dapelo, pro-tem
Treasurer to The AALC (Advisory): Dr. Dan Kruger
Eastern Region: Rev. Dennis Cook
Greater Heartland Region: Rev. Roger Twito
West Great Lakes Region: Rev. Michael Main
North Plains Region: Rev. David Huskamp
Western Region: Rev. Greg Stenzel
Eastern Region: Rev. Fred Balke
Greater Heartland Region: Mr. Ken Burrington
West Great Lakes Region: Rev. Dan Sollie
North Plains Region: Mr. Gordon Olson
Western Region: Dr. Paul Swyhart
AMERICAN LUTHERAN THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
President: Rev. Richard P. Shields
Registrar: Rev. Dr. FranklinE. Hays
AGENCY FOR PROFESSIONAL CHAPLAINS
Supervisor of Agency Ass't. Presiding Pastor: Rev. Dr. Curtis Leins
Campus Section Director:
Institutional Section Director: Rev. James G. Kloster
Military Section Director: Rev. Richard T. Day
THE AALC FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Rev. Tom Baumgarten, President
Rev. Paul Hueter, Secretary
Ms. Marie Easter, Treasurer
Ms. Brenda Eberling
Rev. Morris Kirchhoff
Secretary to The AALC: Rev. Phillip Hofinga, ex-officio
Treasurer to The AALC: Dr. Dan Kruger, ex-officio
COMMISSIONS OF THE AALC
AMERICAN MISSIONS – Supports the work of American mission congregations:
Chair: Dr. Paul Swyhart
BOARD OF APPEALS AND ADJUDICATION
COMMISSIONED CHURCH WORKERS
CLERGY – Oversees interviewing, and referral to the Joint Commission, of applicants for pastoral Call in The AALC.
Chair: Rev. Roger Twitto
DOCTRINE AND CHURCH RELATIONS – Develops doctrinal statements clarifying The AALC's theological positions on issues that confront the Christian church. The Commission also participates in discussions that explore possibilities for inter-church cooperation.
Chair: Rev. Philip Hofinga
EVANGELISM – Seeks to identify and provide resources for member congregations that will enhance their outreach ministries.
Chair: Brigitte Gassman
HIGHER EDUCATION – Guide and oversee American Lutheran Theological Seminary in it's training of pastors prior to certification for call to member congregations.
Chair: Rev. John Anderson
NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD
PARISH EDUCATION –Seeks resources and means to enhance Christian education in member congregations.
Chair: Mrs. Carol Lorthioir
PENSIONS – Strives to secure dependable, affordable and adequate care for TAALC pastors, and congregation staff members, and their families, through major medical insurance coverage, retirement accounts, and long term care provisions.
Chair: Rev. Gary Benson
PUBLICATIONS – Oversees The AALC's publications including the Evangel and its internet website.
Chair: Rev. Gary Lissy
STANDING COMMITTEE FOR MEN
WOMEN OF L.I.F.E – A womens' auxilliary that develops Bible Study materials for personal growth-in-faith, and supports the ministries of The AALC.
Chairwoman: Mrs. Kathy Buhr & Mrs. Audry Stapf
WORLD MISSIONS – Supports the work of mission efforts around the world including:
World Mission Prayer League (WMPL)
Latin American Lutheran Mission (LALM)
Lutheran Bible Translators (LBT)
Lutheran Association of Missionary Pilots (LAMP)
Lutheran Estonian American Friends (LEAF)
Tartu Academy of Theology
Servant Unique Family Ministries
East European Missions Network (EEMN)
The Sending Place – Lutherans At Mission Body and Soul (LAMBS)
Chair: Rev. Darrel Deuel
YOUTH ACTIVITIES – Plans and supervises youth gatherings, at a national level, that will encourage youth of THE AALC in Christian faith, growth, service, and fellowship, and to witness to the unchurched and unconverted.
Chair: Mr. Pat Dean