Each month, Lutheran Services in America reports on the new CEOs and organizational changes that have taken place within our network. If you know of a transition, please email Sandrine Uwera at

Incoming CEOs

Jay Thomas

Executive Director, Peace Community Center

Tracy  Murphy

President and CEO, Mt. Olivet

Eric Draut

Interim CEO, Holy Family Ministries


Outgoing CEOs

Gary Johnstone

Retired Interim CEO, Lutheran Services of Georgia

Ciuinal Lewis

Former CEO, Holy Family Ministries