House’s role as Senior Major Gifts Officer will be to reconnect with many of those he encouraged to support the seminary, as well as new friends. He will be inviting them through their gifts and financial plans to help insure the seminary continues to carry out its mission to prepare ordained and lay ministers of the Word as leaders for the mission of the Church in the world.House will begin his work in March. He is an Associate in Ministry (AIM) in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and holds CFRE certification. A member, along with his wife Karen, of Upper Dublin Lutheran Church in Ambler, PA, he and Karen reside in Plymouth Meeting.
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
LTSP announces addition of Senior Major Gifts Officer
The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP) is pleased to announce that Larry House has been named Senior Major Gifts Officer in the seminary development office. House, a long time friend and supporter of the seminary, most recently served as Vice President for Advancement at Liberty Lutheran Services (LLS). For over 16 years before joining LLS, House served the seminary in a number of fund-raising roles, during which time he estimated he had invited more than 25,000 people to consider financially supporting the seminary.