|Robert G. Ulmer is President of Brunn-Ulmer Construction Company in Kansas City, Kansas. Prior to his present occupation he served as a linguist in naval intelligence for the U.S. Navy. He was born in Chicago in 1943 and has been living in the Kansas City area since 1957. God has blessed him and his wife Martha with five children, Geoffrey, Resi, Matthew, Kurt and Elisabeth. He also has two grandchildren. Mr. Ulmer is a lifelong member of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, having served in various church offices for the past 35 years. Today he is Chairman of Augsburg Lutheran Church, Shawnee, KS. In addition, he is currently Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bethesda Lutheran Homes & Services, Watertown, WI., (on the Board since 1999) and a member of the Board of Trustees of St. Paul Lutheran High School & Ministries, Concordia, MO (since 2004).