Myers graduated from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg in 2016 with a Master of Arts degree in ministerial studies with a concentration in pastoral care. He was consecrated as a Deacon in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) on October 23 by the Rev. William Gohl, Jr., Bishop of the Delaware-Maryland Synod of the ELCA.
In addition to ministering to Village residents and assisting with worship services, Myers will assist with the development of a music program and coordinating Stephen Ministers on campus.
Myers is a former music educator and local business owner. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music education from the Peabody Conservatory of Music and taught instrumental music in Carroll County Public Schools for several years before becoming manager and co-owner of Stu’s Music Shop in Westminster at the age of 24. The business was sold in 2013.
Carroll Lutheran Village is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community in Westminster that includes 398 homes and apartments, 50 assisted living suites in the Diven House and 103 skilled nursing beds in the Health Care Center.