Diakonia National Board of Directors

2021-2022 National Board of Directors

Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

— Hebrews 13:7-8


Ellen J. Lindemann, (National Chairperson)
New Jersey Synod

Deacon Ingrid Compton(National Vice Chairperson), Rebecca Pollicino
Metropolitan New York Synod

Rev. Mary Knopka
Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod

Glenn Joki
Grand Canyon Synod

Rev. Douglas Liston, (National Executive Director)
Dr. Trenton R. Ferro, Rev. Dr. Denise Rode, Rev. Kenn Storck
Northern Illinois Synod

Rev. Frederick W. Reklau, Mary Ann Smith
Metropolitan Chicago Synod

Diane Roznowski
Greater Milwaukee Synod (inactive)

Rev. Fred Schott
Rocky Mountain Synod

Rev. Adam Sornchai, Sarah Schaaf
NW Ohio Synod

Barbara Zimmerman
South Central Wisconsin Synod

Meg Fielding, Rev. Stephen Bouman  Members at Large

Judy Twist, Social Media Coordinator