Rev. Susan J. Briner Elected Bishop of SW Texas Synod Posted on May 9, 2018 by ILC Admin The Rev. Susan J. Briner has been elected the Bishop of the Southwestern Texas Synod. She will assume that office on September 1. Other details will be forthcoming this week. For details and information on the Synod Assembly, please visit www.swtsynod.org/assembly2018 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.