Thrivent Member Network - Great Lakes Region

Our Leadership Team

Leading Thrivent. Serving members.

Thrivent Financial is a membership organization of Christians, and our members are our owners. This means our leaders work in the best interest of our membership – not third-party shareholders, like publicly traded companies. It also means that all Thrivent benefit members can have a voice in determining who will lead the organization. If you’re a benefit member, you can vote in the annual election for the Thrivent Financial Board of Directors. As the organization’s supreme governing body, the board focuses on serving the interests of its members, both now and into the future. The board establishes and promotes Thrivent’s mission and oversees major business decisions. It also works with leadership to assess and manage risk. Get to know the women and men who are proud to serve on the Thrivent Financial Board of Directors and the executive leadership team by visiting the Governance page on Thrivent.com

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Your Thrivent Member Network Board

 The Thrivent Member Network regional board is made up of Thrivent members. The board provides leadership and strategic insights to help carry out Thrivent's mission on a local level. If you’re a member, you can have a voice in making a meaningful choice by voting in the elections for the Thrivent Member Network board. 

Linda Voss  (Executive Chair)

Hometown: Bay Port, Michigan
Congregation: St. John Lutheran Church

Voss is a life-long member of Thrivent. The recently retired CFO / COO of Ally Corporate Finance, a business unit within Ally Bank, transferred to the Great Lakes Regional Board from the Northeast Regional Board in 2017. “I fully support the Thrivent mission of strengthening communities by helping people to be wise with money and live generously. I am excited to be working with the other board members and leaders to further Thrivent’s mission in the region.”

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Kev McKenna

Hometown: Livonia, Michigan
Congregation: Grace Gospel Fellowship

McKenna has been a member for three years and has extensive experience working for a company that advocates for Biblical business practices. The chaplain and executive director of American Industrial, an industrial control service company, is looking forward to working alongside other servant leaders in supporting Thrivent's mission.

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Daniel William Behring, Ph. D

Hometown: Manistee, Michigan
Congregation: First Congregational Church of Onekema, UCC

Behring has been a Thrivent member since birth – more than 75 years. The retired consultant/trainer to businesses and nonprofits hopes to put his years and experience to good use, offering strategic assessments and insight into increasing Thrivent engagement across Christian communities.

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