East District Appointments 2022

(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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Posey, Dean (FE)

From:  Trinity (East)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  August 28, 2022

Effective Date:  December 31, 2022


Brower, David (FE)

From:  Watauga (East)

To:  Central, Waco (Central)

Date Announced:  August 14, 2022

Effective Date:  September 1, 2022

Chambers, Rhonda (PL)

From:  White’s Chapel associate (East)

To:  Watauga ½ time (East)

Date Announced:  August 14, 2022

Effective Date:  September 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

Carr, Louis (FE)

From:  North/Central 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


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

Tenney, Danny (FE)

From:  FUMC Burleson (East)

ToNorth/West District Superintendent

Date Announced:  May 22, 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:  Grace United Methodist Church, Copperas Cove (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


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


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


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


Mitchell, Thomas (PE)

From:  Director, Wesley Foundation UTA (Extension Ministry)

ToFUMC Mansfield associate (East)

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  May1, 2022


Brittain, Brad (FE)

From:  St. Barnabas (East)

To:  FUMC Round Rock (South)

Date Announced:  March 3, 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