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LEA People                                         

From the Executive Director

Welcome to LEA! We are the only professional organization whose mission is primarily to serve and support YOU, the Lutheran educator. We invite your active participation in our conferences, academies, publications, and Internet-based activities. Please let me know how we can help to enhance your ministry!

Jonathan C. Laabs, EdD
Executive Director

Following are the individuals who serve you as LEA staff, leaders and advisors.

LEA Staff

Kathy Slupik, Executive Assistant






Edward Grube, LL.D, Director 

of Publications

and Communications






Sharon Stadtwald, Office Coordinator 

LEA Office
7400 Augusta St.,
River Forest, IL 60305
Phone: 708.209.3343
Fax: 708.209.3458
E-mail: lea@lea.org






LEA Board of Directors

LEA Network Leadership

LEA Partners

LEA Christus Magister Award Winners 1965-2009