2017-2018 Appointments

Appointments for the following conference year are not finalized until the "Fixing of Appointments" by Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño occurs at the Annual Conference Session.  After the 2017 Annual Conference Session to be celebrated in Burlingame, CA on June 21 to 24, the Appointment list for 2017-2018 will be completed and posted.  Let us pray for our clergy, their families, and our congregations as appointments are made.

New Appointments & Assignments

For appointment lists from previous year, click here.

Mary Maaga
To Tulare UMC in Tulare - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2017
Tara Macy
To Shasta Lake, Community UMC in Shasta Lake - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 01/24/2017
Jay Parr
From Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor , Full Time
To - Personal Leave
Move on 01/11/2017
Patricia Inis
From Kings Beach UMC in Kings Beach - Pastor , One Half Time
To - No Appointment
Move on 01/01/2017
Sekove Veisa
To Santa Rosa, First UMC in Santa Rosa - Associate Pastor
Move on 01/01/2017
Robert Weiser
From Yerington, Community UMC in Yerington - Supply Pastor
To Yerington, Community UMC in Yerington - Supply Pastor
Move on 12/01/2016
Floyd Castillo
From Weldon UMC in Weldon - Supply Pastor
To Lake Isabella, Highland Chapel UMC in Lake Isabella - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 01/01/2017
James Cox
From Weldon UMC in Weldon - Supply Pastor , One Quarter Time
To Weldon UMC in Weldon - Supply Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 01/01/2017
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
Minerva G. Carcaño
To - Bishop, CA-NV Annual Conference
Move on 09/01/2016
Robert Biehler
From Paradise UMC in Paradise - Pastor
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
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
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
Mary Bettendorf
To Lakeport, United Christian Parish in Lakeport - Supply Pastor
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
Julie Raridan
To Yuba City, First UMC in Yuba City - Associate Pastor, One Half Time
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
Cindy Storrs
From Monterey UMC in Monterey - Pastor , Full Time
To - Appointed to Extension Ministries (¶344.1b and c)
Move on 07/01/2016
Madella Shelton
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
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
Brenda Vaca
From - Hispanic/Latino National Plan of the UMC , Full Time
To - Family Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
G. Ted Larson
From - Honorable Location
To - Honorable Location - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Jamie Michaels
From - Personal Leave
To - Old South UMC, Reading, MA
Move on 07/01/2016
Arthur Jenkins, III
To Sacramento, Riverside UMC in Sacramento - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Kathleen Love
From Davis UMC in Davis - Pastor
To - Sabbatical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Wanda Celli
From Upper Lake, Community UMC in Upper Lake - Pastor
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
David Schilling
From - Extension Ministry
To - Retired
- Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
Move on 07/01/2016
Shim Habte
From Willows, First UMC in Willows - Pastor
To - Retired, Full Time
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
George Beckman
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Paul Cheong
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Sharalyn Hamilton
From - Extension Ministry
To - Personal Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Thomas Butler
From Sparks UMC in Sparks - Pastor
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Tevita Fanaika
From - Bridges
To - Medical Leave
Move on 07/01/2016
Joseph Hoffmann
To Dutch Flat UMC in Dutch Flat - Supply Pastor
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
William Hart, II
To Dutch Flat UMC in Dutch Flat - Supply 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
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
Ruth Beckman
To Colfax UMC in Colfax - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Isabel Budinger
To Klamath, UMC of the Redwoods in Klamath - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Julia Borjeson
To Santa Clara UMC in Santa Clara - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Rajiv Pathik
From Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor , One Half Time
To Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor, One Quarter Time
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
Eduviges (Vicky) Flores
From Tipton UMC in Tipton - Supply Pastor
To Tipton UMC in Tipton - 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
Caitlin Hamilton
To San Francisco, Park Presidio UMC in San Francisco - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
David Samelson
To Elk Grove, Point Pleasant UMC in Elk Grove - Pastor
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
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
Tevita Koroi
To Isleton, Community UMC in Isleton - Supply Pastor
Move on 07/01/2016
Yeu Vang
To Clovis, Memorial UMC in Clovis - Supply Pastor
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
Sandy Gess
From San Francisco, Park Presidio UMC in San Francisco - Pastor , Three Quarters Time
To - Retired
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
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
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
Greg Vang
To Fresno, Hmong New Faith Community in Fresno - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
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
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
Samantha Lewis
To Los Altos UMC in Los Altos - Associate Pastor, Full 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
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
Tawfick Fayed
To San Francisco, Chinese UMC in San Francisco - Supply Pastor
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
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
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
Quentisha Davis Wiles
To Pittsburg UMC in Pittsburg - Supply Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Move on 07/01/2016
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
Joseph Vang
To Atwater UMC in Atwater - Pastor, Three Quarters Time
Merced UMC in Merced - Pastor, One Quarter Time
Move on 07/01/2016
Andrew Davis
To Quincy UMC in Quincy - Pastor, Full 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
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
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
Meina Ko
To Oakland, Chinese Community UMC in Oakland - Associate Pastor
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
Harold Gordon
To Oakland, Downs Memorial UMC in Oakland - 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
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
Judy Robbins
From Galt UMC in Galt - Pastor , One Half Time
To Winnemucca UMC in Winnemucca - Pastor, Full 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
Aniko Olah
From - Personal Leave
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Jinsik Lee
From Vallejo, Fellowship UMC in Vallejo - Pastor
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Pamela Abbey
From Pittsburg UMC in Pittsburg - Pastor , Full Time
To - Retired
Move on 07/01/2016
Gregory Floyd
From Atwater UMC in Atwater - 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
Shirley Macemon
From Milpitas, Sunnyhills UMC in Milpitas - Pastor , One Half Time
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
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
Donald Lee
From Sacramento, First UMC in Sacramento - Pastor , Full 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
Rod Brayfindley
From Redding, First UMC in Redding - Pastor
To Sacramento, First UMC in Sacramento - Pastor, Full Time
Move on 07/01/2016
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
Rebecca Goodwin
From Madera UMC in Madera - Pastor
To Grass Valley UMC in Grass Valley - 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