Lexanne K. Graves was born in Lexington, SC and is a 1996 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a BA in Religious Studies and a minor in Education. She received her Associate in Ministry Certification from Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in 2000 and serves on the South Carolina Synod Roster as a Deacon. She has served St. Andrew’s Lutheran in Columbia, SC, and Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Irmo, SC.
Lexanne serves as the Vice President of the South Carolina Synod, alongside Bishop Herman Yoos. She was called to Living Springs Lutheran Church as its Minister of Faith and Life: Children and Young Families in May 2010. She and her husband, Scott, have a daughter, Anna Leigh, and a son, Wesley. She enjoys reading about brain research and faith formation, scrapbooking memories, boating, and being with friends!