Administrator of Leadership Development – Ministerial Services
Ed Metzler, a native of Erie, Pa., has worked full-time for the Indiana Area since 2010, including serving as secretary to two bishops before taking his present position. He served 20 years as a public affairs specialist (both public relations and journalism) in the United States Air Force. Upon retirement, he and his wife, Erma, moved to Indianapolis, where Ed had previously served. Ed began working as a freelancer with the Hoosier United Methodist conference newspaper in 1995. He is married to Erma Metzler, Secretary to the Bishop. They have two grown children and three grandchildren in the Indianapolis area.