2017 Assembly Elections

Positions to be nominated by the I-K Synod Nominating Committee

Synod Council (Clergy) – 3 positions
3 at large positions
Can be either male or female (3 year term each)

Synod Council (Youth) – 1 position
1 at large position
Can be either male of female (2 year term)
Youth representative shall be a confirmed person, a member of a congregation of the synod, and shall not have attained the age of 18 at the time of the election.

Discipline Committee – 1 position
1 clergy, female (6 year term)

Consultation Committee – 2 positions
clergy, male or female (6 year term)
1 lay position, male or female (6 year term)

Lutheran Outdoor Ministries, Indiana-Kentucky Corporation Board – 2 positions
1 clergy, male or female (3 year term)
1 lay male (3 year term)

Vice-President of the Synod – 4 year term
The vice president shall be a layperson (male or female).
The vice president shall be a voting member of a congregation of this synod.
The vice president shall not receive a salary for the performance of the duties of the office.

Positions to be nominated by the I-K Synod Conferences

 Synod Council (Lay)
3 positions—one nominee from each conference (3 year term each)
Lay female: 1 position – Indianapolis Conference
Lay male: 2 positions – Evansville and South Central Conferences

You may download the Nomination Form below:

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