ABOUT THE PRESIDENT
Rev. Dr. Gregory S. Walton, a native New Yorker, grew up in a Lutheran home. He attended Concordia College in Bronxville, NY, and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. His parishes include Trinity Lutheran Church, Toccoa, GA, and Faith Lutheran Church, Marietta, GA. He served many years on the District Board of Directors, first as a representative and then as Vice President of Georgia.
Walton was elected President of the Florida-Georgia District in 2009, and has focused on equipping, empowering and engaging, connecting people to Jesus. He was re-elected by acclamation to a second and third term, and recently re-elected to a fourth and final term in June 2018.
He and his lovely wife, Edith, a public school teacher, have been married for over 35 years and have two sons, Alex and Tim. Alex and his wife, Angie, are parents of Noelle, Zachary, and Fletcher. Tim and his wife, Megan, have one son, Fisher and are expecting Elsie in September of 2020.