2018 Appointments

After deep prayer and consultation with the Cabinet, Bishop LaTrelle Miller Easterling has made the following appointments. Unless otherwise noted, all appointments take effect on July 1, 2018.

April 16
  • Rev. Margaret  Clemons, from Bowie UMC in Bowie, to Grace UMC in Hagerstown 
  • Rev. Evelyn Rivera, from Hughes UMC in Wheaton, to Middletown UMC in Middletown as the associate pastor 
  • Anna Schwartz, to Glen Mar UMC in Ellicott City as the associate pastor.
April 9
  • Pastor Scott Bostic, from attending school, to Bethesda UMC in Bethesda as the associate pastor
  • Pastor Patrick Hurder Buhrman, from Rawlings/Dawson Charge, to Cresaptown UMC in Cresaptown
  • Rev. Wayne Chung, from Friendship UMC in Friendship, to Faith UMC in Rockville
  • Rev. Curtis Ehrgott, from Grace UMC in Hagerstown, to Concord-St. Andrews UMC in Bethesda
  • Rev. Brenda Lewis, from Cokesbury UMC in Abington, to Bethany UMC in Ellicott City as the associate pastor
  • Pastor Kathryn Mackereth, from attending school, to St. Paul's UMC in Kensington as the associate pastor
  • Rev. Bill Maisch, from Memorial UMC in Poolesville, to Calvary UMC in Mt. Airy
March 26
  • Rev. Beth A. Hutton, from Middletown UMC as an associate pastor, to Calvary UMC in Gamber
  • Rev. Donna Renn, from Oakland UMC in Sykesville, to New Covenant UMC in Cumberland
March 19
  • Rev. Michael Bynum, from Hancock UMC in Hancock, to Linthicum Heights UMC in Linthicum Heights
  • Rev. Amanda McMurtrey, from associate pastor at Damascus UMC in Damascus, to Mayo UMC in Edgewater
  • Rev. Ray Roberson, from Mt. Nebo UMC in Boonsboro, to Williamsport UMC in Williamsport

 February 26

  • Rev. Malcolm Frazier, from the Global Mission Connection US Regional Office in Atlanta, Ga., to Foundry UMC in Washington, D.C., as director of Hospitality and Congregational Care,
February 19
  • Rev. Kathy Altman, from Mayo UMC in Edgewater, to Sandy Mount UMC in Finksburg
  • Rev. Susan Boehl, from Williamsport UMC in Williamsport, to La Plata UMC in La Plata
  • Rev. Lemuel Dominguez, from associate pastor at Bethany UMC in Ellicott City, to Milford Mill UMC in Pikesville
  • Rev. Kara Scroggins, from associate pastor at Bethesda UMC in Bethesda, to Glenmont UMC in Silver Spring
  • Rev. Christopher Dembeck, from Orems UMC in Middle River, to Halethorpe-Relay in Arbutus.
February 12
  • Rev. Christopher Gobrecht, from New Covenant UMC in Cumberland, to Timonium UMC in Timonium
  • Rev. Sarah Schlieckert, from Melville Chapel UMC in Elkridge, to Calvary UMC in Waldorf
February 5
  • Rev. Martin Brooks, from Calvary UMC in Gamber, to Magothy UMC in Pasadena
  • Rev. James McSavaney, from Grace and Hamden UMCs in Baltimore, to Arnolia UMC in Baltimore
  •  Rev. Doug Tzan, from associate pastor at Sykesville Charge in Sykesville, to lead pastor at Sykesville Charge in Sykesville
  •  Rev. Kathryn Woodrow, from Faith UMC in Rockville, to Damascus UMC in Damascus

Harold (Hal) P. Atkins
Reg D. Barss
John Bragg
Susan Brown
Marianne Brown
Gail Button
Robert D. Carter
Terri R. Chattin
Lysbeth Cockrell
David S. Cooney
Frances C. Dailey
Mary Ellen Glorioso
Marianne S. Grabowski
Bruce A. Jones
Paulette Jones
Charles Parker (as of 1/1/18)
Saroj S. Sangha
David Shank
Kent Tice  (as of 1/1/18)
Kenneth S. Valentine
Robert Wellman
Arthuree Wright 
Judy Young (as of 12/1/17)