The Rev. Dr. Johan Bergh
Lutherans Restoring Creation - GreenFaith Certification Coach

Johan Bergh is an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), now serving as Pastor of St. Philip Lutheran Church, Mt. Dora, Florida. 


Johan also has worked as a Research Associate with a Senior Field Research and Development Scientist of Valent Biosciences Corporation.


As a certified Coach (Coachnet, Inc. and ELCA) and trained Coach Mentor, he volunteers his coaching services by coaching ELCA Mission Developers and mentoring ELCA Coach-In-Training rostered leaders. He currently serves as Coaching Ministry Coordinator for the Florida-Bahamas Synod and serves on the ELCA Churchwide Coaching Ministry Team as well as a level II Natural Church Development Coach. Johan also operates his own coaching practice of


He earned his Doctor of Ministry degree from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia in 2006 with a concentration in Discipleship and Leadership (M.Div., Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, OH, 1981). His Bachelor of Science, Natural Resources, Environmental Interpretation (The Ohio State University) degree provides an environmental studies background for his current work as a GreenFaith Fellow (


He and his wife Janet have been married 32 years and have two adult daughters, Katherine and Kelsey. He enjoys golf, running, hiking, fitness exercise, basketball, reading, biking, spinning, and good friends!