Central Texas Conference UMC 2022 Appointment Updates

(Appointments are listed in the order of date announced with latest announced appearing first.  All are Full-Time appointments unless otherwise indicated.)

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Bruster, Tim (RE)

From:  Retired - Not Appointed

To:  Director of Finance & Administrative Services ½  (Extension Ministry)

Date Announced:  July 28, 2022

Effective Date:  August 1, 2022


Brock, Helen (OR)

From:  Chatfield  ¼ (Central)

To:  Eureka/Richland – ½ Interim (Central)

Date Announced:  June 26, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Mang, Rick (FE)

From:  Comanche/Gustine  (West)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  June 26, 2022

Effective Date:  November 1, 2022

Froman, Nancy (FD)

From:  FUMC Ft. Worth ¼  (East)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  July 1, 2022

Effective Date:  August 1, 2022

Schultz, Dale (FE)

From:  St. Paul, Hurst (East)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  July 1, 2022

Effective Date:  October 1, 2022


Anderson, Kevin (FE)

From:  Arlington Trinity, associate  (East)

To:  Joshua (North)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Berry, John Kent (RE)

From:  Kopperl/Walnut Springs Memorial ¼  (Central)

To:  Crawford, Interim (Central)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Carr, Louis (FE)

From:  North/West District Superintendent 

To:  Harvest/Campus Drive (East)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Dobbins, Kyland (FE)

From:  Harvest (East)

To:  Burleson (East)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Carter, Meg (SY)

From:  Not Assigned

To:  Weatherford: Grace Meadow Fellowship/Temple Hall ½  (North)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Shannon, Kaitlynn (FL)

From:  Blooming Grove/Frost  (Central)

To:  King Memorial/Blum (Central)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Van Zile, Larry (RE)

From:  Not Appointed

To:  Springtown/Poolville, Interim  (North)

Date Announced:  June 5, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Hidde-Gregory, Leah (FE)

From:  Assistant to the Roberts Center for Leadership and Administration

ToMovement Ministries (¶344.1d)

Date Announced:  May 24, 2022

Effective Date:  June 1, 2022

Hamann, Sam (PE)

From:  Not Appointed

ToCenter for Nonprofit Management (¶344.1d)

Date Announced:  May 24, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Cotton, Will (FE)

From:  FUMC Round Rock (South)

ToExecutive Director, Smith Center for Evangelism, Mission, and Church Growth

Date Announced:  May 22, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Franklin, Lara Whitley (FE)

From:  William C. Martin (East)

ToExecutive Director, Roberts Center for Leadership and Administration

Date Announced:  May 22, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Reynolds, Joseph Neely (status change from PL to RL)

From:  Early/Gouldbusk ¾ time (West)

ToEarly/Gouldbusk ¾ time(West)

Date Announced:  May 22, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Tenney, Danny (FE)

From:  FUMC Burleson (East)

ToNorth/West District Superintendent

Date Announced:  May 22, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Cashion, Terry (FL)

From:  New England Conference

To:  Killeen:  St. Andrew (South)

Date Announced:  May 15, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Kirven, Johnnie (PL)

From:  Pelham:  Wesley Chapel ¼  (Central)

To:  Union Memorial/Pelham: Wesley Chapel ¼  (Central)

Date Announced:  May 15, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Ramsdell, Steve (RE)

From:  Not Appointed

To:  Waco:  Central, Interim  (Central)

Date Announced:  May 15, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Russell, Patrick (SY)

From:  Not Assigned

To:  Belton:  Mt. Zion ¼  (South)

Date Announced:  May 15, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Grant, Robert (OR)

From:  FUMC Columbia,MS

To:  Alvarado (North)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Kim, San-Ky (PE)

From:  FUMC Glen Rose, associate – ¼ time (West)

To:  FUMC Meridian (Central)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Phillips, Darrel (FE)

From:  FUMC Eastland (West)

To:  Line Street – ¼ time (Central)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Rainey, Bob (FE)

From:  Central (Central)

To:  FUMC Cleburne (North)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Slaten, Brad (FE)

From:  King Memorial/Blum (Central)

To:  Copperas Cove Grace (South)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Spletzer, Brandie (PE)

From:  Not appointed

To:  Epworth (East)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Vaughn, Kissa (FE)

From:  Copperas Cove Grace (South)

To:  St. Barnabas (East)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Villamor, Johnru (PE)

From:  Smithfield, associate – ½ time (East)

To:  FUMC Hurst associate (East)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Wilbanks, Dale (FE)

From:  FUMC Joshua (North)

To:  FUMC Eastland (West)

Date Announced:  May 1, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Brooks Alexander, Brenda (PL)

From:  Campus Drive - 1/2 time (East)

To:  FUMC Fort Worth (East)

Date Announced:  April 24, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Dittrich, Holly (FE)

From:  FUMC Hurst, associate (East)

To:  Couts Memorial (North)

Date Announced:  April 24, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Warthen, Kristin (FE)

From:  Whites Chapel, associate (East)

To:  St. Andrews Arlington (East)

Date Announced:  April 24, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Jones, Clint (FE)

From:  Grace Meadow Fellowship/Temple Hall; Couts Memorial associate (North)

To:  Hico (South)

Date Announced:  April 4, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Jones, Marilyn (FE)

From:  Couts Memorial (North)

To:  Stephenville (West)

Date Announced:  April 4, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Moore, Don (FE)

From:  Hico (South)

To:  Clifton (Central)

Date Announced:  April 4, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Hidde-Gregory, Leah (FE)

From:  Executive Director, Smith Center for Evangelism, Church Growth, & Missions (Extension Ministry)

ToAssistant to Roberts Center for Leadership and Administration (Extension Ministry)

Date Announced:  March 29, 2022

Effective Date:  April 1, 2022


Baek, Hyeongdonk “Yohan” (FE)

From:  Meridian (Central)

ToTaylor (South)

Date Announced:  March 27, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Leach, David (FE)

From:  St. Andrews, Killeen (South)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  March 27, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

McGlothlin, Jaime (PL)

From:  Valley Mills/Cayote (¾ time, Central)

ToMexia (Central)

Date Announced:  March 27, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Chambers, Rhonda (PL)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToWhite’s Chapel (½ time, East)

Date Announced:  March 20, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Finau, Sela (FE)

From:  Taylor (South)

To:  Western Hills (East)

Date Announced:  March 20, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Hawkins, Daniel (FE)

From:  Cleburne (North)

ToWilliam C. Martin (East)

Date Announced:  March 20, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Antinone, Phil (FL)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToCPE—Yale New Haven Hospital (Extension Ministry)

Date Announced:  March 17, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Palma, Grant (FE)

From:  Grapevine Associate (East)

ToGrapevine Senior Pastor (East)

Date Announced:  March 13, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Ramsdell, Mike (FE)

From:  Grapevine senior pastor (East)

To:  Retired (East)

Date Announced:  March 13, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Jones, Marcus (FL)

From:  North Texas Conference

To:  Director, Wesley Foundation UTA (Extension Ministry)

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  April 1, 2022

Mauldin, Bill (OD, ¶346.1)

From:  North Texas Conference

ToCleburne associate (North)

Date Announced: March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  April 1, 2022

Mitchell, Thomas (PE)

From:  Director, Wesley Foundation UTA (Extension Ministry)

ToFUMC Mansfield associate (East)

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  May 1, 2022


Cotton, Will (FE)

From:  Round Rock (South)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Brittain, Brad (FE)

From:  St. Barnabas (East)

To:  FUMC Round Rock (South)

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Tate-Almy, Amy (FD)

From:  Texas Health Mansfield (Extension Ministry)

ToMoney Matters (¼ time, Extension Ministry)

Date Announced:  March 1, 2022

Effective Date:  April 1, 2022


Pick, Jennifer (OE, ¶346.1)

From:  FUMC Mexia (Central)

To:  FUMC Azle Co-Pastor (North)

Date Announced:  February 27, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Pick, Todd (OE, ¶346.1)

From:  West/Gholson Wesley Chapel (Central)

To:  FUMC Azle Co-Pastor (North)

Date Announced:  February 27, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Reed, Richard (FE)

From:  Azle (East)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  February 20, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Gutierrez, Raul (FE)

From:  Western Hills (East)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  February 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Hines, Page (FD)

From:  Arlington Heights associate (½ time, East)

ToPersonal Leave

Date Announced:  February 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

Macalik, Tolli (FE)

From:  Lakeside (Central)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  February 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022

Young, Robyn (AM)

From:  Crawford (Central)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  February 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Brock, Helen (OE, ¶346.1)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToChatfield (¼ time, Central)

Date Announced:  January 30, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

Hartley, Jim (OR, ¶346.1)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToDawson ( ¼ time, Central)

Date Announced:  January 30, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

Martin, Howard (FE)

From:  Stephenville (West)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  January 30, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022


Castleman, Julia (PL)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToOvilla associate (¼  time, Central)

Date Announced:  January 23, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

McDonald, Colin (PL)

From:  NOT APPOINTED

ToJourney of Faith associate (½  time, South)

Date Announced:  January 23, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

Petersen, Jessica (OD, ¶346.1)

From:  Wellspring associate (¼ time, South)

ToWellspring associate (½  time, South)

Date Announced:  January 23, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022

Watson, Kevin (OE, ¶346.1)

From:  FUMC Waco associate (Central)

ToFUMC Waco associate (½  time, Central)

Date Announced:  January 23, 2022

Effective Date:  March 1, 2022


Long, Kim (FE)

From:  Alvarado (North)

To:  Personal Leave

Date Announced:  January 13, 2022

Effective Date:  July 1, 2022