CEO of Lutheran Social Services to Head Minnesota Department of Human Services
Carol McCarthy | Aug 13, 2019 AT 4:48 am
ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Tim Walz Monday appointed Jodi Harpstead, CEO of Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, as the new Commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Human Services, effective September 3.
“Serving as the CEO for Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota has been among the greatest joys of my life,” Harpstead said. “I can accept this appointment because LSS is strong and healthy. I am so proud of this organization – our employees, volunteers and supporters – who are deeply dedicated to the LSS vision that all people have the opportunity to live and work in community, with full and abundant lives.”