Tim Snyder

Timothy Snyder is a senior researcher for the Lewis Center for Church Leadership and visiting assistant professor of practical theology at Wesley Theological Seminary. He is the principal investigator of the Religious Workforce Project, a national study funded by Lilly Endowment Inc.

Paul Erickson is Bishop of the Greater Milwaukee Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Previously, he served as Assistant to the Bishop for Evangelical Mission in the Saint Paul Area Synod of the ELCA and director of Agora, a ministry that works to develop lay leaders for immigrant and multicultural congregations.