The Episcopacy Committee announced late Thursday evening, July 19, 2012, the assignments of the thirteen active Bishops. The North Georgia Conference proudly welcomes back Bishop B. Michael Watson.
Bishop Watson was elected to the episcopacy by the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference in 2000 and served as Bishop of the South Georgia Area from 2000-2008.
Bishop Watson was assigned to the North Georgia Conference in 2008.
Bishop Watson is married to Margaret Lee Watson and has two children, Ben Watson and Elizabeth Watson Riddle. He is also the proud grandfather of Alex and Andrew Watson, and Camilla and Watson Riddle.
To learn more about Bishop Watson, please visit http://www.ngumc.org/pages/detail/576.