Board of Directors

Institutional ministries has been blessed with a dedicated Board of Directors of diverse backgrounds and expertise, who are committed to the ministry of sharing hope with those who need it most!

Mr. Craig Ellsworth
Chairman

Craig is an Architect and Small Business Owner, who joined the Board of Directors in 2010. He currently lives in St. Francis Wisconsin.

Mr. David Kapanke
Secretary

Dave is a Senior Underwriter for Capitol Insurance Company, who joined the Board of Directors in 2011. He currently lives in Sun Prairie Wisconsin.

Mr. Chris Joch
Board Member

Chris is a public school educator, who joined the Board of Directors in 2013. He currently lives in Burlington Wisconsin.

Rev. Timothy Bauer
Board Member

Tim is a 1976 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary who currently serves at Bethany Lutheran Church in Hustisford, Wisconsin, and resides in Watertown. He joined the Board of Directors in 2012.

Rev. Thomas Fricke
Board Member

Tom is a 1983 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary who currently serves at Trinity Lutheran Church in Brillion, Wisconsin, where he also resides. He joined the Board of Directors in 2013.

Mr. Carl Rudolph
Board Member

Carl is a retired CFO (Thrivent Financial), who joined the Board of Directors in 2015. He currently lives in Appleton Wisconsin.