Bold Authentic Leadership
Leadership + Faith + Compassion
Jerod began his journey into ministry teaching Sunday School at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Maple Grove, MN. He then graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Religious Studies from Gustavus Adolphus College in 2010, where he helped create a student lead bible study, and led youth ministry outreach team. During this time Jerod also worked in the Gustavus Office of Church Relations as an intern and was in charge of organizing their Youth Leadership Day. After college he enrolled as a student at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota and is working on a degree in the Masters of Divinity program. He has formally served as the Director of Children Youth and Family Ministries at Como Park Lutheran Church, and as the Pastoral Intern at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. In the spring of 2014 Jerod will graduate as a candidate for ordination in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and will be called to lead the church in new and exciting ways.