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Rev. Matt Steinhauer

Rev. Matt Steinhauer

Pastor Matt Steinhauer is Assistant to the Bishop and Director of Advocacy for the Southeastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. He was ordained in 2011 when he was called as Pastor of Faith Lutheran Church in Lebanon, TN, where he continues to serve. He serves as a volunteer chaplain at Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital and on the Board of Trustees for PEER Place, a day program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Prior to his work in the church, Pastor Steinhauer spent 20 years in sales, management and training in the supplemental life and health insurance business. Pastor Steinhauer lives in Hendersonville, TN. He and his wife, Leann, have three adult children and four grandchildren.

COMMENTARY
Arnoldo Garcia gets help from medical assistant, Jasmin Garcia at the Neighborhood Health clinic in Madison. (Photo: John Partipilo)

Commentary: Tennessee’s legislature needs to do the math on incentives

By: - October 11, 2021

We need a special session of the Tennessee State Legislature – one that focuses on math – and we need it now. I am not opposed to reasonable tax breaks, infrastructure investment, and other incentives by Tennessee taxpayers, to attract the right kind of business and job opportunities to the state Even though I might […]