A member of the Synod's Mission Outreach & Renewal Committee from 2012 to 2016, Fell served as Committee Chair for the subsequent two years. From 2010 to 2014, he was a member of the board for Lutheran Campus Ministry at Georgia Tech, served as president for two years and is currently on the Synod's Campus Ministry Committee. He has been an active lay leader in congregational.
Fell's career spanned 37 years in commercial insurance with the last thirteen before retirement being President/CEO of a national insurance company. He's a proud graduate of Michigan State University, and an even prouder husband of Susan and father of four married daughters, Jenny, Courtney, Casey and Stephanie.
"I am blessed and honored to be the Director for Evangelical Mission", said Fell. "I truly feel that my vocational and church experiences have fully prepared me for this position. The Southeastern Synod has been a leader in New Start ministries and Redevelopments. I look forward to continuing that tradition."