Mrs. Gerald Jacoby of Jim Thorpe was named membership chairman of the United Lutheran Churchwomen of the Lehighton District of the Lutheran Ministerium in Pennsylvania.

The first convention of the group was held yesterday at Dinkey Memorial Church, Ashfield, when Mrs. M. Luther Wahmann, Palmerton, was elected president.

Other members of the executive staff are Mrs. Elva Kleintop, Palmerton, vice president; Mrs. J. Elmer Henritzy, Lehighton, R.D. 4, recording secretary; Miss Carrie Gasper, Lehighton; statistician; and Mrs. Donald Noll, Bowmanstown, treasurer.