Margy Schmitt-Ajer

Call Process Assistant

E-mail | Phone: 916-756-1665, ext. 102 (messages left will generate an email to Deacon Margy)

Margy was born in Dayton, Ohio, and lived in Ohio until the age of 13, when the family moved to New Mexico. Margy graduated from Bethany College (Lindsborg, KS) and Wartburg Seminary. She as served parish calls in Denver, CO; Chicago, IL; San Diego and Solvang, CA. For 22 years, Margy served as the Coordinator for Missional Leadership in Region 2, a churchwide position that brought her into close relationship with Region 2 synods including Sierra Pacific. Following that call, she served as Assistant to the Bishop in the Metropolitan New York Synod.

Margy is an ordained deacon in the ELCA, and will be glad to talk with you about the role of Word and Service ministry in the ELCA. She has been married to Pastor Rich Ajer for almost 37 years. They are parents to Katy (Edinson), Becca (Andrew), Drew, and grandparents to Owen and Sofi. God is good is the guiding mantra of Margy’s faith and life journey.

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