Staff Member Profiles
Leah Lind is a Deacon in the ELCA, a Minister of Word and Service, commissioned in 2008. For over 18 years she has served three congregations in a variety of roles which utilize her gifts of care and administration. Leah served at her home congregation of Mission Lutheran in Laguna Niguel for 12 years providing pastoral care, visitation, Stephen Ministry leadership and parish nursing. She also served St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Tustin as the Parish Administrator, and for the last five years as the Business Manager at Laguna Presbyterian in Laguna Beach where she also participated in the congregation’s pastoral care ministry. Leah was co-chair of the Pacifica Synod’s Malaria Campaign. Leah is married and lives in Laguna Niguel. She has two grown children. Her daughter lives in Redondo Beach, works in health care insurance and was just married on June 8th. Her son lives in Irvine and works as a website designer. Leah graduated in May with an M.A. in Pastoral Care from Fordham University and she has a B.S. in Nursing from Mount St. Mary’s College. It’s been a busy year! Leah is a Lutheran, not by birth, but because she is overwhelmed by the amazing grace of God. She looks forward to serving an ELCA congregation again and to working with Pastor Kinndlee Lund and the people of King of Glory!