Gehm sworn in as chair for LeadingAge, a national association for aging services
FRANKENMUTH, MICH., October 28, 2013 Today was a historic day for Wellspring Lutheran Services, as president and CEO David Gehm was sworn in as chair of LeadingAge at its national conference in Dallas. In January 2012, Gehm began a 6-year leadership commitment with the Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit association, first with a 2-year appointment as chair-elect. He will serve as chair for two years, and will serve as immediate past chair from 2016-18.
Wellspring Lutheran Services to change the face of human care services in Michigan as two nonprofits come together
FRANKENMUTH, MICH., October 1, 2013 Today marks a historic day for Lutheran Homes of Michigan and Lutheran Child & Family Service of Michigan as the two organizations officially join together in mission and purpose under a new name, Wellspring Lutheran Services.
"Our new name is symbolic of our commitment to changing lives, strengthening families and transforming communities," says David Gehm, president and CEO. "We want to pour into the lives of the people we serve — individuals, communities, congregations and more — so they emerge stronger than ever, with a renewed sense of hope and purpose."