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Election Structure

Elected by Annual Conference Session:
Conference Lay Leader
Associate Conference Lay Leaders

District Lay Leaders Elected by Districts:
Central West
Central North
Central East
Central South
North West
North East
South East
South West

Ex-Officio Members:
Cabinet Representative
Director of Connectional Ministries 
Presiding Bishop

Elected By Representative Organizations:
Vice Chair General Conference Delegation
United Methodist Women President
Representative of UMW
Representative of UMW
United Methodist Men President
Representatives of UMM
Representative of UMM
United Methodist Youth President
United Methodist Young Adult President
Scouting Coordinator
Head - General Conference Laity Delegation

Elected by the Conference Board of Laity in Consultation
with the Conference Committee on Nominations:

Conference Director of Lay Speaking Ministries
At Large Members