What is LESA?
What is LESA's Vision?
What is LESA's Mission?
Whom Does LESA Serve?
LESA serves over 8,800 students and 500 teachers and administrators. The members of LESA have formally joined the Association and actively participate in LESA’s mission.
How Does LESA Serve?
Who is LESA’s governing body?
Who is LESA’s professional staff?
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Board of Directors:
LESA’s Board of Directors is comprised of active Lutheran congregation members who have a passion for children, Lutheran education, and LESA’s mission. These men and women have a variety of backgrounds including active and retired business owners and executives, nonprofit leaders, pastors, missionaries, and educators. These directors set policy and oversee governance, programming, and operations of LESA. In addition to their governance roles, board members serve on the fund development and marketing and event committees and volunteer at LESA functions. Two of LESA’s board members are Advisory Directors who serve as administrators of LESA-member schools; their role is to keep the Board apprised of the St. Louis metropolitan area Lutheran education environment and provide a point of reference on educational issues.
|Marilyn Brickler, Chairman
Daniel Quinn, Treasurer
Jerry L. Wollenburg
Rev. Alan M. Erdman
|Dennis Kemper, Vice Chair
Jackie Branneky, Secretary
Rev. Scott Schmieding
Interested in learning more about LESA board service?
We welcome prospective board members! If you have a passion for children, Lutheran education, LESA’s mission, and have an interest in serving on LESA’s board, please contact Sue Nahmensen at 314-200-0799 or firstname.lastname@example.org.