Central Maryland District

Central Maryland at a Glance

  • Churches: 77
  • Active clergy appointed to a local church/mission initiative: 81
  • Active clergy appointed to extension ministry: 10
  • Number of professing members: 21,606
  • Average Worship Attendance: 8,022
  • Number of professions of faith: 388 professions + 66 reaffirmations
  • Number of people in mission: 12,761

District News

CM District News, Events and Updates ~ 4-22-19

April 22, 2019

News & Events     Howard County Coalition to Prevent Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Wednesday, April 24, 9 am, BWC Mission CenterDuring this event, clergy and laity will learn how to increase awareness, end silence...

CM District News, Events and Updates ~ 4-12-19

April 12, 2019

News & Events     Small Church Interest Group  Saturday, April 13, 2019You are invited to join members of the Small Church Interest Group for their second meeting . The meeting will be held at Salem UMC, Brookeville...

CM District News, Events and Updates ~ 3-29-19

March 29, 2019

News & Events     Let’s Celebrate Excellence at Annual Conference 2019 April 1, 2019 is the deadlineApplications and Nominations are now being accepted for a wide variety of awards including:• Congregational...


District Committees

Board of Church Locations and Buildings
Dayle Walden Hall, Chair

District Committee on Ordained Ministry
Rev. Mandy Sayers, Chair
Rev. Phil Ayers, Elder/Deacon Registrar
Joyce Shelton, CLM Registrar
Bettye Ames
Rev. David Cooney
Rev. Judy Emerson
Rev. Jen Eschliman
Rev. Alice Ford
Rod Fry
Janet Fujikawa
Rev. Esther Holimon
Rev. Eun Joung Joo
Rev. Jim Miller
Rev. Dae Sung Park
Rev. Bonnie Scott
Rev. Chuck Shacochis
Carolyn Taylor
Rev. Doug Tzan
Rev. Jane Wood

District Committee on Superintendency
Rev. Alice Ford, Chair

District Lay Leadership
Rod Fry, District Lay Leader
Pam Plummer and Rod Fry, Lay Servant Ministries Directors
Linda Flanagan, Director of Lay Servant Ministries
Alden English, District President, United Methodist Men
Tamara Hull, District President, United Methodist Women

District Move Coordinator
Rev. Jim Miller

District Youth Coordinator
Rev. Tammi Brantley