Who We Are

Board of Trustees

The 2018-2019 Board of Trustees

List of 13 items.

  • Jonathan Schultz, Chair

    Jonathan is Vice President and Corporate Counsel for Concordia Publishing House. He and his wife, Susan, are members of Glendale Lutheran Church and the parents of one current Lutheran South student and two Lutheran South graduates. 
  • Dean Eggerding, Vice Chair

    Dean is the President of USI and alumni of Lutheran South. He and his wife, Erica, are members of Concordia Lutheran Church (Kirkwood) and the parents of two elementary school students and one Lutheran South student. 
  • Lisa Johnston, Treasurer

    Lisa is a homemaker and was previously employed as an auditor for Price Waterhouse.  She and her husband, Don, are members of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (Collinsville) and the parents two Lutheran North graduates.
  • Mark Cannon, Secretary

    Mark is the Chief Financial Officer for the LCMS Foundation. He and his wife, Cristyn, are members of St. Paul Lutheran Church (Des Peres), and the parents of a Lutheran South graduate, a current Lutheran South student, and an elementary school student.
  • Angela Ballenger

    Angela is the Manager of Technical Operations for Mercy Hospital. She and her husband, Melvin, are members of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Olivette and the parents of a current Lutheran North student and two elementary school students.
  • Jason Christ

    Jason is a Senior Manager – F-15 Mission System Software for The Boeing Company.  He and his wife, Jill, are members of St. John’ Lutheran Church (Arnold) and the parents of two current Lutheran South students.
  • The Rev. Matthew Clark

    Pastor Clark, LHSS’98, is the pastor of Ascension Lutheran Church.  He and his wife, Lisa, are the parents of one elementary school student and one student at Lutheran South. 
  • Jim Jaacks

    Jim is Vice President of BioSTL. He and his wife, Lisa, are members of Christ Memorial Lutheran Church and the parents of two Lutheran South graduates.
  • Richard Knight

    Richard is a physician at Mercy Clinic and a graduate of LHSN from the class of 1986. He and his wife, Christine, are members of Grace Chapel Lutheran Church and the parents of two Lutheran North graduates.
  • The Rev. Theodore Laesch

    Pastor Laesch is the pastor of Chapel of the Cross Lutheran Church. He and his wife, Mary, are the parents of three elementary school students, one Lutheran North student, and one Lutheran North graduate.
  • Jennifer Robinson

    Jennifer Robinson

    Jennifer is a Pharmacy Manager for Walgreens. She and her husband, Scott, are members of Peace Lutheran Church and the parents of two elementary school children.
  • Kristina Stierholz

    Kristina, LN 81, is an Assistant Vice President for the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. She and her husband, Albert, are members of Bethel Lutheran Church (University City) and their son recently graduated from Lutheran North.
  • Matthew Strohschein

    Matt is a Senior Vice President and manager of MBS and Secondary CD tradings at Wells Fargo Advisors.  He and his wife, Cece, are members of Concordia Lutheran Church (Kirkwood) and have 3 young children.

Strong Leadership for Excellent Schools

The Lutheran High School Association Board of Trustees, elected to three-year terms by delegates from the Association's member congregations, meets at least six times a year to set policy, plan strategically for the future of Lutheran secondary education in the St. Louis area, and monitor progress on those goals.
Providing excellence in our two, co-ed, Christian schools in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Lutheran High School Association

5401 Lucas and Hunt Road
Saint Louis, MO  63121