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Concordia Publishing House CEO Dr. Bruce G. Kintz to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Concordia Theological Seminary Fort Wayne

Dr. Bruce G. Kintz, President and CEO of Concordia Publishing House will be awarded an honorary Litterarum Humanarum Doctor (LHD) degree from Concordia Theological Seminary Fort Wayne during commencement ceremonies on May 18, 2018.

Kintz is receiving this LHD for his outstanding service to Christ during the last 20 years at Concordia Publishing House.

“After spending almost 12 years at McDonnell Douglas and then Boeing, the Lord directed my path nearly 20 years ago toward our beloved synod's publishing arm, Concordia Publishing House,” said Kintz. “The Lord enabled me along the way with undergrad, masters and earned doctorate degrees which are blessings from God as well, because I have always had a love for learning and helping, where possible.”

For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact Lindsey Martie, Public Relations, by phone at 314-268-1303 or by email at

About Dr. Bruce G. Kintz

Joining Concordia Publishing House in 1999, Dr. Kintz applied his business experience to improve operations, increase mission-focus, and grow customer loyalty. His passion for excellence has always been motivated by a profound care and concern for reaching the lost for Christ. Under his leadership, CPH won the Missouri Quality Award in 2009 and the National Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award in 2011.

Dr. Kintz has served on various corporate boards of directors, has taught as an Adjunct Professor at the graduate-level and serves as a mentor for various leaders in aerospace, and small disadvantaged and minority-owned businesses.

Dr. Kintz holds a bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from Maryville University-Saint Louis in mathematics, and a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from Fontbonne University. He holds a doctor of education degree (Ed.D.) in curriculum and instructional leadership from Lindenwood University. His dissertation focused on the future of digital curriculum for schools and formed the basis for strategic planning at CPH.

About Concordia Publishing House

Concordia Publishing House (CPH) is the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. For 150 years, CPH has been providing individuals, churches, and schools with products that are faithful to the Scriptures and the Lutheran Confessions. From books and Bibles to church supplies, curriculum, and software, CPH offers over 10,000 products to support the proclamation of the Gospel worldwide. Visit CPH online at