California/Nevada/Hawaii District

Brad James

Serving Pacific Southwest (excluding Arizona), California-Nevada Hawaii and Northwest Districts.

Brad James
Brad James joined CPS as an Account Manager in Aug. 2015 and serves LCMS ministries in the Pacific Southwest, California-Nevada Hawaii and Northwest Districts. He has a Bachelor of Science in Business from Tarkio College, and a Broadcasting Certificate from The Broadcast Center.
Before joining CPS, Brad served for more than 20 years at Concordia Publishing House in a variety of roles including as a National Account Manager. He also worked in the printing, music and radio industries.
Brad is married to his college sweetheart, Kathy. Together they have three children and are blessed with seven grandchildren. They’re members of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Eureka, MO and enjoy traveling, biking, hiking and ballroom dancing. Brad also serves with Gideons International.

Brad’s favorite Bible verse is: “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” Hebrews 11:1


Does your ministry have four or fewer workers? Contact Miriam.

Miriam Herrera

Miriam Herrera

Serving LCMS ministries across the country with four or fewer full-time workers.

Miriam Herrera has a unique role with the Ministry Engagement Team. As an Account Representative, she works with LCMS ministries across the country with four or fewer full-time workers enrolled in Concordia Plans.
Miriam joined the CPS team more than 10 years ago. You may recognize her friendly voice, as she spent nine years helping members as part of Customer Care before being promoted to her current role helping ministries.
Miriam and her husband have been blessed with three children. When she has free time, she taps into her artistic side, by drawing and crafting.