South 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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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


Cashion, Terry (FL)

From:  New England Conference

To:  Killeen:  St. Andrew (South)

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


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


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

Moore, Don (FE)

From:  Hico (South)

To:  Clifton (Central)

Date Announced:  April 4, 2022

Effective Date:  July 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


Finau, Sela (FE)

From:  Taylor (South)

To:  Western Hills (East)

Date Announced:  March 20, 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

Cotton, Will (FE)

From:  Round Rock (South)

To:  Retirement

Date Announced:  March 6, 2022

Effective Date:  July 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