Jamie Jenkins

Jamie currently serves as the Executive Assistant to Bishop Watson. Along with representing the Bishop in a variety of capacities, his responsibilities include supervision of the Benefits Office and the Office of Communication. He also serves as Executive Secretary of the Conference Trustees and the Executive Officer of the Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits.

Jamie’s previous appointments include: Director of Ministerial Services and Spiritual Formation; Atlanta-Marietta District Superintendent; Roopville UMC; Comer UMC; Bright Star UMC; and Aldersgate UMC. He was also awarded North Georgia’s Denman Award for Evangelism. 

Jamie and his wife, Lena, are natives of Mobile, Alabama. They are active at Peachtree Road UMC. Their family includes Jonas, Jennifer, Jason, and his wife, Keiko and their grandchildren, Jamie and Felicia. He enjoys people, traveling, and playing table tennis.

Jamie has served as a General Conference Delegate in 2000, 2004, and 2008, has been a delegate to the last four Jurisdictional Conferences, and served as General Conference reserve delegate in 1996.