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Carl Martin Westby

educator , minister

Carl Martin Westby, American minister, educator. Member International House of Japan, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Phi Omega.

Background

Westby, Carl Martin was born on January 24, 1928 in Aberdeen, South Dakota, United States. Son of Carl Martin and Ruth Gudrun (Lundly) Westby.

Education

Student worker Ichigaya Lutheran Student Center, Tokyo, 1967-1969.

Career

Teacher high school, Red Lodge, Montana, 1954-1955. Member administrative staff University Montana, Missoula, 1955-1958. Youth worker Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, 1958-1961.

Pastor Fujieda Lutheran Church, Fujieda, Shizouka-Ken, Japan, 1963-1966. Student worker Ichigaya Lutheran Student Center, Tokyo, 1967-1969. Pastor St. Paul International Lutheran Church, Tokyo, since 1969.

Historian Executive Committee of the Japan Lutheran Mission of the American Lutheran Church, 1964-1966, vice chairman, 1968-1970. Chairman board, supervisor, worker Tokyo English Life Line, since 1971. Chairman, treasurer Tokyo Ecumenical Counsel, since 1980.

Membership committee, executive committee Nojiri Lake Association, 1989-1991. Member refugee committee Japan Evan. Lutheran Church, since 1988.

Active Boy Scouts American, United States and Japan, 1950-1973. Trustee American School Japan, Tokyo, 1975-1984, board directors, 1986-1989. With United States Army, 1946-1947.

Membership

Member International House of Japan, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Phi Omega.

Connections

Married Elaine Ruth Solomonson, August 22, 1959. Children: Joel Carl, Rebekah Kay, Nathan Andrew, Deborah Annual.

father:
Carl Martin Westby

mother:
Ruth Gudrun (Lundly) Westby

spouse:
Elaine Ruth Solomonson

children:
Joel Carl Westby

Rebekah Kay Westby

Nathan Andrew Westby

Deborah Ann Westby