Synod Council

South-Central Synod of Wisconsin Synod Council

The Synod Council is the board of directors of the synod and serves as its interim legislative authority between meetings of the Synod Assembly. The council is tasked with the “governance” of the synod and their responsibilities include setting policy, monitoring programs and resources, coordinating with the bishop and staff, as well as providing a strategic plan for the synod.

Synod Officers

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Rev. Peter Rogness
Interim Bishop
Jane Cahill Wolfgram 2018
Jane Cahill Wolfgram
Synod Vice-President
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Bruce Hutler
Treasurer
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Rev. Brad Pohlman
Secretary

Synod Council Members

The Synod Council includes the officers of the synod and thirteen members (including a youth member) elected at-large by the synod assembly. Also included are two non-voting liaisons from Women of the ELCA and Lutheran Men in Mission. The executive committee includes the officers of the synod and two council members (indicated with a *) who are elected annually by the council.

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Eric Knueve
Bethel (Madison)

Central/West Madison Conference

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Carolyn Butts
St. John's (Evansville)

North Rock County Conference

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Emily Sullivan
Youth, Grace (Dodgeville)

Iowa/Richland/Grant Counties Conference

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Rev. Tim Hansen
Our Savior's (Sun Prairie)

N-NE Dane/North Madison Conference

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Mary Nervig
St. Stephen (Monona)

East Madison Conference

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Rev. Naomi Garber
First English (Platteville)

W. Green/Grant/Lafayette Counties Conference

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Debi Peters
Our Savior's (Sun Prairie)

N-NE Dane/North Madison Conference

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Trevor Thom
Immanuel Evangelical (Watertown)

Columbia/Dodge/N. Jefferson Counties Conference

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Rev. Andy Twiton
Trinity (Madison)

East Madison Conference

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Cindy Wuttke
Christ Evangelical (Sharon)

S. Jefferson/Walworth Counties Conference

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Juan Carlos Cabrera
Santa Maria (Fitchburg) / San Jose (Beloit)

South Rock County Conference

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Ben Johnston-Urey
First (Janesville)

North Rock County Conference

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Jim Schieble
Lutheran Men in Mission
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Janna Smith
Women of the ELCA