Pastor Michael Dorn
Rev. Michael Dorn
is the fourth generation in his
family to serve in the office of the pastoral ministry and was installed as senior pastor at Trinity
on February 27, 2005.
Prior to coming to Houston, he
served a congregation in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
In addition to serving his congregation, Pastor Dorn has served as a Circuit Counselor, delegate to two Synodical conventions, on various District committees, as chaplain for District and Synodical youth gatherings and as Secretary of Lutheran Church - Canada.
He currently serves as a member of the Board of Regents for Concordia University Texas, Austin.
Pastor Dorn's educational background includes industrial electronics, electrical engineering, production management and business administration.
He has a Master of Divinity Degree from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri.
In 1999, he
was accepted into the inaugural class of the Pastoral Leadership Institute
(PLI) and successfully completed this four-year leadership training program for pastors.
By invitation, Pastor Dorn
is currently in a two year Governance and Executive Training program with PLI
wife Veloyce have two daughters, Rachel and Elizabeth.