Pastors Serving Salem
In the years of the life of this congregation, 34 Lutheran pastors have served this congregation and 9 Reformed pastors. All were supply pastors until the Reverend Roger Singer came to serve in 1976.

REV. WILLIAM BAETIS JUNE 1824 AUGUST 1839
REV. CHARLES PHILIP MILLER OCTOBER 1839 SEPTEMBER 1841
REV. CHRISTOPHER GOLTLIEF FREDERICK OCTOBER 1842 OCTOBER 1846
REV. CHARLES A. BARNITZ NOVEMBER 1846 OCTOBER 1852
REV. R. S. WAGNER -- SUPPLIED 1848 1848
REV. CHARLES A. BARNITZ AUGUST 1853 AUGUST 1855
REV. CHARLES REES JANUARY 1855 JANUARY 1856
REV. CHARLES A. BARNITZ -- SUPPLIED FEBRUARY 1856 MARCH 1857
REV. DAVID PORTER ROSENMILLER APRIL 1857 MARCH 1862
REV. SIMON REINHART BOYER JUNE 1862 JANUARY 1864
REV. JOSEPH R. FOCHT MARCH 1864 APRIL 1867
REV. JOSEPH R. FOCHT - SUPPLIED   1867 APRIL 1868
REV. CHARLES A. BARNITZ APRIL 25, 1868 1870
REV. SAMUEL S. ENGLE 1871 1874
REV. JACOB PETER JUNE 1874 JUNE 1886
REV. WILLIAM HENRY LEWARS OCTOBER 1886 APRIL 1889
REV. I. W. BOBST JUNE 1890 FEBRUARY 1903
REV. J. E. MAURER JULY 1903 FEBRUARY 1909
REV. GEORGE D. CLARKE SEPTEMBER 1909 DECEMBER 1917
REV. W. K. FLECK APRIL 1918 NOVEMBER 1921
REV. W. RAYMOND SAMMEL MARCH 1922 AUGUST 1922
REV. JOHN F. KNITTLE NOVEMBER 1922 NOVEMBER 1950
REV. H. S. SHELLY OF LANCASTER, ASST. SUPPLY PASTOR, - -
SUPPLIED SERVICES ON ALTERNATE SUNDAYS EVERY TWO WEEKS - -
REV. PAUL EDWARD WHITMOYER 1950 1956
REV. EARL STOCKSLAGER RUDISILL 1956 1970
REV. GLENN EDWARD LUDWIG - INTERIM 1970 1973
REV. RICHARD E. GEIB 1974 1974
REV. KENT KRAUSE 1975 1976
REV. RODGER M. SINGER 1976 1983
REV. ERNEST HUSTON - SUPPLY 1983  
REV. IRVIN STRAW, JR. 1983 2006
REV. DAVID KLEPPER - INTERIM 2006 MARCH 2008
REV. KENNETH JETTO APRIL 2008 MAY 2011
REV. WILLIAM MARTIN - INTERIM JULY 2011 JULY 2015
REV. ALISON BOWLAN SEPTEMBER 2015 JULY 2018
REV. WALTER WAGNER JULY 2018 PRESENT