Election Committees Release Names of Candidates


The Clergy Election Committee and the Lay Election Chair have released the names of candidates who have expressed interest and availability in serving on the North Georgia Conference delegations to General and Jurisdictional Conference. 

Booklets including biographical information and personal statements are in production and will be available in the coming days.

The volunteers on the election committees have spent countless hours carrying out the process for self-nomination. 

The Lay Election Chair for the Board of Laity is Celeste Bush

The Clergy Election Committee members are:

  • Local Pastors: Elvira Rogers, Winfred Pitts
  • Deacons: Steve Napier, Joseph McBrayer
  • Elders: Tonya Lawrence, Katy Hinman, Donald Reed
  • Pages and Tellers: Maria Bowers
  • Conference IT Director: Michael Murphy-McCarthy

Find the list of clergy and lay candidates at www.ngumc.org/candidates-for-general-conference-2020 

Read more about the election at "Annual Conference 2019 to Elect 2020 Delegation to General and Jurisdictional Conferences."