NU Online News Service, May 14, 2004, 3:12 p.m. EDT – Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Appleton, Wis., has hired Marie Ulrich to be senior vice president for communications.[@@]

Ulrich has a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from St. Cloud University. She is a member of the board of the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce and a congregational council member at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Eden Prairie, Minn.