Rev. Marilyn Crump Miller

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Rev. Marilyn Crump Miller

 

For the Black Excellence Awards “Religion” category, Rev. Marilyn Crump Miller, Pastor of Lutheran Church of the Reformation – ELCA, exemplifies a strong commitment to education for herself and for others. A lifelong Milwaukeean, Her first call and still one of her passions is teaching. She has served for over 35 years in some capacity of education with every part of the age range. Prior to going to seminary, she was the Executive Director of the Lutheran Human Relations Association focusing on anti-racism and cross-cultural training for 10 years. Rev. Miller became a Lutheran at the age of ten and has served in a great variety of leadership roles both locally and nationally. She feels blessed to have served on numerous boards affording her the opportunity to work with a wide range of passionate and caring people. She currently serves as Pastor of the Lutheran Church of the Reformation Lutheran – ELCA on the north side of Milwaukee. is where she received her formal theological education from Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa, through the Theological Education for Emerging Ministries (TEEM) Program. She says, “God, her beloved family, friends and many others have helped her to serve out her call to love people.”