The President of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod herewith calls for nominations for the position of chief mission officer (CMO) of Synod. The CMO is a new position mandated by the 2010 Convention, to be appointed by the President in concurrence with the Synod Board of Directors, as per Bylaw 126.96.36.199 of the Handbook (Constitution, Bylaws, Articles of Incorporation of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod, 2010).
Bylaws 3.4.3 through 188.8.131.52 provide a description of the responsibilities of this position, which contain the duties that an ordained minister of religion mission officer will be responsible for, inclusive of all programmatic and coordinative functions and of the ministries of the Synod, as it provides vision and leadership to the Boards for National and International Mission.
Names should be submitted in writing to the undersigned no later than Thursday, Dec. 30.
Val Rhoden-Kimbrough, Executive Director, Human Resources
The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod
1333 S. Kirkwood Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-7295
Posted Oct. 22, 2010