Pastor Harry W. Griffith

A native of California, Pastor Griffith graduated from California Lutheran College. While attending Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa He was commissioned an Ensign and remained in the Naval Reserves throughout his seminary years. While serving an internship at Trinity Lutheran Church in Chicago and Naval Station—Great Lakes, he met his future wife, Annette Louise Andrews. Chaplain Griffith was released from active duty at the request of the ALC Ohio District to accept the call to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Cleveland, Ohio. He was recalled to active duty and served 33 years, retiring in 2009. Pastor Griffith's family includes his daughter Karen, his son Ethan and his wife Rita. 


Marshall Ellis, Music Director

Marshall has been our remarkable music and choir director. Marshall joined our faith community in 1997.