Lutheran Military Support Group is a non-profit organization providing Christ-centered support to WELS/ELS military service members, veterans, and their families.

Home Church: Living Savior, Valrico, FL
Branch: USAF
Rank: Major
Status: Veteran


Information: Phil Mowry is the President Emeritus of the Lutheran Military Support Group (LMSG), and a charter board member of the organization-his leadership was vital to getting the strong start that it has had. Phil is a Gulf War/Desert Storm era veteran of the United States Air Force. He spent 10 years on active duty, from 1989-1999, in the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, rising to the rank of Major. He was posted to various assignments, including a deployment to Africa, around the world.

Phil is employed by WellDyne, Inc., a national healthcare company, as its Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer. In addition to his work with LMSG, Phil is also active in the American Legion; Military Officers Association of America; Judge Advocate Association; Air Force Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War; and, local economic development and educational organizations.

Phil and his wife Elise currently live in Lakeland, FL, and are members of Living Savior Lutheran Church in Valrico, FL, where Phil is congregational president. Phil and Elise have three daughters, Kirstin, Andrea and Erica.

Phil will remain on the LMSG Board as Judge Advocate and Legal Adviser.