Dr. Scott Keith

Executive Director

Dr Keith is the Executive Director for 1517 and Adjunct Professor of Theology at Concordia University, Irvine. Dr. Keith is the author of Being Dad: Father as a Picture of God’s Grace. He earned his doctorate from Foundation House Oxford, under the sponsorship of the Graduate Theological Foundation, studying under Dr. James A. Nestingen. Dr. Keith’s research focused on the doctrine of good works in the writings of Philip Melanchthon.

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Ted Rosenbladt

 

Director of Vision

Ted serves as the vision and branding Director. He lives in sunny Southern California. He has a passion for sharing the truths of the reformation with as many people as possible. 

DR. DANIEL VAN VOORHIS 

1517 Scholar in Residence, Director of the Masks

Daniel van Voorhis earned a Ph.D. from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland in the field of history. He served as Assistant Dean in the School of Arts and Sciences, where he was Associate Professor of History. Author of Monsters: Addiction, Hope, Ex-Girlfriends and Other Dangerous Things. Dan continues in his role as co-host of the Virtue in the Wasteland podcast and Director of the League of Faithful Masks and Scholar-in-Residence of the 1517 Legacy project.

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Joy Keith

 

Speakers Bureau Coordinator

Joy Keith has been 1517's Speakers Bureau Coordinator since October 2014. She loves helping speakers and churches get together so everyone wins. Joy is a wife of over 20 years, mother of three, grandmother of two, aunt of too many to count, and servant of neighbor. It is her goal to wake up everyday and make someone smile. 


Steve Brynes

Director of Publishing

Steve Byrnes holds a BA in English Literature and History from Concordia University, Irvine and an MA in Biblical Studies from Westimnster Seminary in Escondido, He also spent over 20 years in the graphic arts and printing industry. He handles book publishing for the many projects of 1517.

Caleb Keith

Producer, The Thinking Fellows Podcast

Caleb Keith holds a BA in theology and classical languages from Concordia University Irvine and is currently pursuing an MA in systematic theology from Nottingham University. He is the producer of the Thinking Fellows podcast and a contributer at 1517 the Legacy Project.

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Stacie Mallinson

Director of Constituent Relations

Stacie Mallinson holds a BA in psychology from Trinity Lutheran College. She has served in alumni relations at two colleges and now serves as the director of constituent relations at 1517 The Legacy Project. Stacie is married to Jeff and has two boys, Augustin and Aidan, and loves to camp, hike, and read.

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Doug klembara

Creative Director

Doug Klembara is the Creative Director for 1517. He is also a travel and portrait photographer based in Dallas, TX. He sees Luther's rediscovery of God's beauty during the Reformation as a tool to be used in the modern day marketplace of ideas.

 

The Board of Directors

 

James A. LoweChair
Cindy Koch
Debi Winrich

David Atkinson
Kurt WinrichTreasurer