CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY IRVINE – Tier One Sponsor
Wise, Honorable & Cultivated
Concordia University Irvine prepares students for their vocations—their various callings in life. With an enrollment of nearly 4,000 students, CUI offers bachelors', masters', and doctoral degrees in a beautiful Southern California location, with online and regional cohort options. Concordia’s undergraduate program is distinctive among universities in California because of its nationally recognized core curriculum, Enduring Questions & Ideas, and its Lutheran heritage that provides a thoughtful and caring Christian community that lives out the theology of "Grace Alone. Faith Alone."
Dr. Kent Schlichtemeier, EdD
Dean - School of Education
Julianne Hawks - Graduate Admissions Counselor -Townsend Institute for Leadership & Counseling
Dr. Gilbert Fugitt, Ed.D - Associate Professor
Townsend Institute for Leadership & Counseling/Director of Organizational Psychology Program
Director - Undergraduate Admissions
Rev. Bil Hood
Senior Director - External Relations
Concordia University Nebraska – Tier Two Sponsor
Concordia’s online M.Ed. programs provide you with the skills, knowledge and training you need to become a transformational leader and inspire the next generation of learners. As a Lutheran teacher, or a member of a Lutheran congregation, you’ll qualify for a special $340/credit hour rate, the lowest in the CUS.
Director of Graduate/Adult Admission & Operations
Lutheran Church Extension Fund – Tier Two Sponsor
Since 1978, our commitment to the church and her workers has remained steadfast and uncompromising – especially for a time such as this. The mission of Lutheran Church Extension Fund is to support The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by ensuring that financial resources and related services are available now and in the future.
Abeka – Tier Three Sponsor
Since 1972, Abeka has supported schools in providing excellent education from a Christian perspective. At our booth, you will find lesson plans, teaching aids, and digital options, all a part of a proven curriculum designed to help any level of teacher achieve success from the start. Each preschool¬ through 12th grade product is based on extensive research and development and is grounded in a Biblical worldview.
Concordia Plans – Tier Three Sponsor
Concordia Plans supports LCMS ministries and cares for workers through our employee benefits plans, wellness programs and business solutions. Through our resources and support, we help them take care of themselves and their organizations so that the Word of God continues to spread!
Laura Crawford Law – Tier Four Sponsor
Laura Crawford Law is an estate planning firm established in 2016 and located in Orange, California. Laura Crawford has her bachelor’s degree from Concordia University, Irvine, and her Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine Law School. Laura Crawford Law specializes in preparing Living Trusts and creating estate plans for families with children.
Discover America – Tier Four Sponsor
Discover America provides inspiring educational tours throughout the United States. Our tours focus on America's Christian heritage and are led by experienced Lutheran educators. Come and "Discover America" with us!
Lutheran Special Education Ministries – Tier Four Sponsor
Our mission as a Christian ministry is to serve schools, churches, and families in order to advance the success of children who have learning needs. Our vision as a ministry is to reach out to provide the opportunity for every child to receive specialized learning services.
Richard Schumacher, Senior Director of Operations
RightNow Media – Tier Four Sponsor
RightNow Media is the world’s largest library of on-demand biblical video content that’s full of resources to help equip your students, staff, families, and alumni throughout the week and in the classroom. We believe your mission matters.