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Joel Otto

Joel Otto served in the pastoral ministry for 16 years before accepting the call to Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in 2011 to teach church history and education. Since 2016, he has been the dean of students. He served parishes in Midland, MI; Manitowoc, WI; San Diego; and Minocqua WI. He has been a regular contributor to Meditations and Forward in Christ and serves on the WELS Commission on Worship, the hymnody committee for the new WELS hymnal, and the new catechism project.