Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota is a private, nonprofit social services agency that is corporately owned by the Eastern and Western North Dakota Synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and is affiliated with the North Dakota District of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod.
A dedicated staff of almost 300 employees across the state, plus hundreds of volunteers, help Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota deliver healing, help and hope to individuals, families and communities in need.
The administrative office for the agency are located in Fargo, ND, with other office locations in Grand Forks, Minot, Williston, Devils Lake and Bismarck. LSSND is accredited by The Council on Accreditation and adheres to their best practices.
Chief Executive Officer
Vice President For Behavioral Health
Vice President for Senior and Humanitarian Services
Board of Directors
Murray Sagsveen, Bismarck
Mark Narum, Bismarck
Secretary Rev. Lynn Ronsberg, Grand Forks
Treasurer Laurie Furuseth, Williston
Bishop Terry Brandt, Valley City
Deaconess Faith Swenson, Hillsboro
Rev. Arie Bertsch, Minot
Anna Larson, Fargo
Ryan Taylor, Towner
Kris Fehr, Dickinson
Rev. Desiree Uhrich, Minot
Tom Wade, Devils Lake
Scott Davis, Mandan