New Appointments & Assignments

For appointment lists from previous year, click here.

Juan Arjona
To Corcoran, First UMC in Corcoran - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 11/01/2016
Manohar Joshi
From - Family Leave
To - Appointed to Extension Ministries (¶344.1b and c)
Move on 09/22/2016
Robert Brazie
From LeGrand UMC in LeGrand - Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Fresno, Calwa UMC in Fresno - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 10/01/2016
Robert Biehler
To Oroville, First UMC in Oroville - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 09/01/2016
Cheng Yang
To Oroville, First UMC in Oroville - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 09/01/2016
David Rieck
From Oroville, First UMC in Oroville - Supply Pastor
To Willows, First UMC in Willows - Supply Pastor, Full Time
Move on 08/01/2016
Robert Pesola
To Lincoln UMC in Lincoln - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 08/15/2016
Richard Stinson
From Alameda, Twin Towers UMC in Alameda - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To Alameda, Twin Towers UMC in Alameda - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Madella Shelton
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Rajiv Pathik
From Fall River Mills, Community UMC in Fall River Mills - Supply Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Ruth Beckman
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
James Lockwood-Stewart
From Vacaville, St. Paul's UMC in Vacaville - Supply Pastor
To Vacaville, St. Paul's UMC in Vacaville - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
William Hart, II
To Dutch Flat UMC in Dutch Flat - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Mark Buenafe
From Salinas, Prunedale UMC in Prunedale - Pastor
To Marina UMC in Marina - Pastor
Pacific Grove, Forest Hill UMC in Pacific Grove - Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
David Schilling
From - Extension Ministry
To - Retired
- Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
Move on 07/01/2016
George Beckman
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Julia Borjeson
To Santa Clara UMC in Santa Clara - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Samantha Widlund
From Jackson UMC in Jackson - Supply Pastor
To Sutter Creek, Creekside UMC in Sutter Creek - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Jamie Michaels
From - Personal Leave
To - Old South UMC, Reading, MA
Move on 07/01/2016
Thomas Widlund
From Sutter Creek UMC in Sutter Creek - Pastor
To Sutter Creek, Creekside UMC in Sutter Creek - Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Lolita Gunzon
To Meadow Vista, Placer Hills Community UMC in Meadow Vista - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Brenda Vaca
From - Hispanic/Latino National Plan of the UMC , Full Time
To - Family Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Jose Pedro Cervantes
From Lodi, Salem UMC in Lodi - Supply Pastor
To Sacramento, Emanuel UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Joseph Hoffmann
To Dutch Flat UMC in Dutch Flat - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Samuel Yun
From Los Altos UMC in Los Altos - Pastor , One Half Time
To Oakland, Embrace Church in Oakland - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Tevita Fanaika
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Cindy Storrs
From Monterey UMC in Monterey - Pastor , Full Time
To - Appointed to Extension Ministries (¶344.1b and c)
Move on 07/01/2016
Isabel Budinger
To Klamath, UMC of the Redwoods in Klamath - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Mack Phillips
From Lake Isabella, Highland Chapel UMC in Lake Isabella - Pastor , One Quarter Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Charles Tran
From San Jose, Vietnamese Fellowship in San Jose - Pastor
To San Jose, Peace United Methodist Church in San Jose - Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Tikiko Lesuma
From Richmond, St. Luke's UMC in Richmond - Pastor , One Half Time
To Richmond, St. Luke's UMC in Richmond - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Arthur Jenkins, III
To Sacramento, Riverside UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Sharalyn Hamilton
From - Extension Ministry
To - Personal Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Mary Elyn Bahlert
From Oakland, Lake Merritt UMC in Oakland - Pastor
To Walnut Creek, Walnut Avenue UMC in Walnut Creek - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Mary Bettendorf
To Lakeport, United Christian Parish in Lakeport - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
G. Ted Larson
From - Honorable Location
To - Honorable Location - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Shim Habte
From Willows, First UMC in Willows - Pastor
To - Retired, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Thomas Butler
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Paul Cheong
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Wanda Celli
From Upper Lake, Community UMC in Upper Lake - Pastor
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Kathleen Love
From Davis UMC in Davis - Pastor
To - Sabbatical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Julie Raridan
To Yuba City, First UMC in Yuba City - Associate Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Edilberto Lubiano
From Portola UMC in Portola - Pastor , Full Time
To North San Juan UMC in North San Juan - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
- CPE Kaiser, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Jonathan Visitacion
To San Jose, Wesley UMC in San Jose - Associate Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Winnie Bender
To Sacramento, North Sacramento UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Douglas Luong
From Sacramento, Chinese UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Sacramento, Riverside UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Caitlyn Hamilton
To San Francisco, Park Presidio UMC in San Francisco - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Oscar Ochoa, Sr.
To Fresno, Expresion Fresca in Fresno - Supply Pastor
Selma, First UMC in Selma - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Eduviges (Vicky) Flores
From Tipton UMC in Tipton - Supply Pastor
To Tipton UMC in Tipton - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
David Samelson
To Elk Grove, Point Pleasant UMC in Elk Grove - Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Tevita Koroi
To Isleton, Community UMC in Isleton - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Sungrae Kim
To Clovis, United Japanese Christian in Clovis - Other, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Kimberly Willis
From - Sutter Eden Medical Center, Castro Valley, CA
To - Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, Santa Rosa, CA, Full Time
Move on 06/12/2016
Sandy Gess
From San Francisco, Park Presidio UMC in San Francisco - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Benoni Silva-Netto
To Daly City, UMC of Daly City in Daly City - Supply Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Yeu Vang
To Clovis, Memorial UMC in Clovis - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Emilio Sazon
From Concord UMC in Concord - Church Planter , One Quarter Time
To Milpitas, Sunnyhills UMC in Milpitas - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Hae-Jeong Yoon
From Susanville UMC in Susanville - Pastor , One Half Time
To Susanville UMC in Susanville - Pastor, One Half Time
Chester UMC in Chester - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Paul Cabotaje
From Daly City, UMC of Daly City in Daly City - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Monterey UMC in Monterey - Supply Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Burke Owens
From Petaluma UMC in Petaluma - Pastor , One Half Time
To Petaluma UMC in Petaluma - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Lorraine McNeal
From San Jose, Genesis UMC in Milpitas - Pastor
To San Jose, Genesis UMC in Milpitas - Pastor
Milpitas, Sunnyhills UMC in Milpitas - Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Randy Bolen
From Fresno, Calwa UMC in Fresno - Supply Pastor
To Lemoore UMC in Lemoore - Supply Pastor
Armona UMC in Armona - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Becky Stockdale
From Reno, South Reno UMC in Reno - Associate Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Reno, South Reno UMC in Reno - Associate Pastor, One Quarter Time
Portola UMC in Portola - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Greg Vang
To Fresno, Hmong New Faith Community in Fresno - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Wendy Weller
From Sacramento, North Sacramento UMC in Sacramento - Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Sacramento, St. Mark's UMC in Sacramento - Associate Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Peggy Bosch
From Corcoran, First UMC in Corcoran - Supply Pastor
To Escalon UMC in Escalon - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Les Lungren
From Tulare UMC in Tulare - Pastor , Full Time
To Tulare UMC in Tulare - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Samantha Lewis
To Los Altos UMC in Los Altos - Associate Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Andrew Bear
From - Suncrest Hospice , Full Time
To - San Jose, Kaiser Hospital, Full Time
Move on 05/16/2016
Anthony Fatta
From Los Gatos UMC in Los Gatos - Associate Pastor , Full Time
To Aptos, Community UMC in Aptos - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Robin Rae Wells
From Carmel, Church of the Wayfarer in Carmel - Associate Pastor , One Half Time
To Tehachapi Valley UMC in Tehachapi - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Kangse Lee
From Fremont Green Korean UMC in Fremont - Pastor
To San Jose, Calvary UMC in San Jose - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Jose Ramos
From Sacramento, Emanuel UMC in Sacramento - Pastor , One Half Time
To San Jose, La Trinidad UMC in San Jose - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Ernest Kan
From Sacramento, Riverside UMC in Sacramento - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To San Francisco, Chinese UMC in San Francisco - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Tawfick Fayed
To San Francisco, Chinese UMC in San Francisco - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Quentisha Davis Wiles
To Pittsburg UMC in Pittsburg - Supply Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Juan Saavedra
From Fresno, Sierra Vista UMC in Fresno - Pastor
To Fresno, St. Paul's UMC in Fresno - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Reynaldo Letana
From Stockton, St. Paul's UMC in Stockton - Pastor , Full Time
To Stockton, St. Paul's UMC in Stockton - Pastor, One Half Time
Stockton, St. Mark's UMC in Stockton - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 05/01/2016
John Bosch
From Armona UMC in Armona - Pastor
To Valley Springs Community UMC in Valley Springs - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Andrew Davis
To Quincy UMC in Quincy - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
James Cox
To Weldon UMC in Weldon - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Lake Isabella, Highland Chapel UMC in Lake Isabella - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Betty Weiser
From Yerington, Community UMC in Yerington - Supply Pastor
To Yerington, Community UMC in Yerington - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Smith Valley UMC in Smith - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Robert Weiser
From Smith Valley UMC in Smith - Supply Pastor
To Yerington, Community UMC in Yerington - Supply Pastor
Smith Valley UMC in Smith - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Scott Gessford
From Arbuckle UMC in Arbuckle - Supply Pastor
To Red Bluff, First UMC in Red Bluff - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Cone Community UMC in Los Molinos - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Gerber, El Camino UMC in Gerber - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Joseph Vang
To Atwater UMC in Atwater - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Merced UMC in Merced - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Lauren Chaffee
From Stockton, St. Mark's UMC in Stockton - Pastor
To - Suncrest Hospice in Fremont, CA, Full Time
Move on 05/01/2016
Joe Carmichael
To Galt UMC in Galt - Supply Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Meina Ko
To Oakland, Chinese Community UMC in Oakland - Associate Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Jay Parr
From Aptos, Community UMC in Aptos - Pastor , Full Time
To Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Harold Gordon
To Oakland, Downs Memorial UMC in Oakland - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Richard Roper
From Tehachapi Valley UMC in Tehachapi - Supply Pastor
To Madera UMC in Madera - Supply Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Charlotte Bear
From - VITAS Crisis and Veteran's Care
To - Hospice Chaplain/Bereavement Manager at Suncrest Hospice, Full Time
Move on 04/12/2016
Ani Missirian-Dill
From San Jose, La Trinidad UMC in San Jose - Pastor , Full Time
To Modesto, First UMC in Modesto - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Judy Robbins
From Galt UMC in Galt - Pastor , One Half Time
To Winnemucca UMC in Winnemucca - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Sunae Cho
From San Jose, Calvary UMC in San Jose - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To San Jose, Evergreen Valley UMC in San Jose - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Patricia Inis
From North San Juan UMC in North San Juan - Supply Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Kings Beach UMC in Kings Beach - Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Anne Schlesinger
From Fresno, St. Paul's UMC in Fresno - Pastor , Full Time
To Bakersfield, Wesley UMC in Bakersfield - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Brandon Austin
From Modesto, First UMC in Modesto - Pastor , Full Time
To Davis UMC in Davis - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Donald Lee
From Sacramento, First UMC in Sacramento - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Nancy Pharis-Curie
From Red Bluff, First UMC in Red Bluff - Pastor , One Quarter Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Aniko Olah
From - Personal Leave
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Gregory Floyd
From Atwater UMC in Atwater - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Jinsik Lee
From Vallejo, Fellowship UMC in Vallejo - Pastor
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Tana McDonald
From Grass Valley UMC in Grass Valley - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Pamela Abbey
From Pittsburg UMC in Pittsburg - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Wang Thao
From Merced UMC in Merced - Pastor , One Quarter Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Victorine Healy
From Fresno, Wesley UMC in Fresno - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Shirley Macemon
From Milpitas, Sunnyhills UMC in Milpitas - Pastor , One Half Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Gayle Basten
From Winnemucca UMC in Winnemucca - Pastor , Full Time
To Oakhurst New Community UMC in Oakhurst - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Shannon Kimbell-Auth
From Lakeport, United Christian Parish in Lakeport - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To Middletown, Community UMC in Middletown - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Clearlake, Community UMC in Clearlake - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Denise Wylie
From Valley Springs Community UMC in Valley Springs - Supply Pastor
To Lodi, First UMC in Lodi - Director, One Quarter Time
Move on 04/15/2016
Karen Stoffers-Pugh
From Bakersfield, Wesley UMC in Bakersfield - Pastor , Full Time
To Fresno, Wesley UMC in Fresno - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Rod Brayfindley
From Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor
To Sacramento, First UMC in Sacramento - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Rebecca Goodwin
From Madera UMC in Madera - Pastor
To Grass Valley UMC in Grass Valley - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Allen Yan-Chamberlin
From San Francisco, Chinese UMC in San Francisco - Pastor
To Vallejo, Fellowship UMC in Vallejo - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Roger Kimble
From Stockton, Grace UMC in Stockton - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To - Retired
Move on 02/29/2016
Helen Mansfield
From Oakhurst New Community UMC in Oakhurst - Pastor , Full Time
To Placerville, El Dorado County Federated in Placerville - Associate Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Lindsey Kerr
From Santa Rosa, First UMC in Santa Rosa - Associate Pastor , Full Time
To Santa Rosa, Christ Church UM in Santa Rosa - Pastor, One Half Time
Santa Rosa, First UMC in Santa Rosa - Associate Pastor, One Half Time
Move on 02/01/2016