Leadership Development

In partnership with the Bishop, cabinet, program staff and the elected leadership of the conference, the Conference Superintendent for Leadership Development is responsible for developing, interpreting and implementing a comprehensive leadership development program for the clergy and lay leaders of the conference, districts, circuits, and local churches; in particular, utilizing professional leadership resources and a network of clergy and laity with coaching and mentoring skills to aid in the development of effective and transformative leadership throughout the conference.

Greg is available to local churches and circuits for:

  • Leadership training and mentoring
  • Vision casting, strategic planning and systems analysis
  • Retreat and workshop leadership




Maya Parmar

Office/Project Coordinator & Administrative Assistant to Office of Leadership Development
(916) 374-1525

Gere Reist

Conference Superintendent for Leadership Development