Church Leadership

Church Leadership

Chief Elder

Jeff Schilling

Jeff Schilling and his wife Shyla have been members of Immanuel Lutheran for many years, raising two children and serving our congregation in a variety of continuing ways. Jeff works in the financial sector, specializing in home loans. When he’s not busy serving at Immanuel, Jeff enjoys playing a round of golf, working on old cars, or slow-cooking meats in his smoker.
Congregation President / Elder

Ron Repplinger

Ron Repplinger has been a member of Immanuel Lutheran in Joplin all his life, raising a family with his wife Carole, and currently enjoying retirement and his many grandchildren. Ron was with Eagle-Picher Industries for 43 years. He enjoys golf, skeet shooting, fishing and travel. Ron Repplinger serves as an elder and congregation president.