Appointments


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Doyle Carroll

From: Branson - Associate
To: Oklahoma Conference (Ochelata)
From District: Ozarks
To District:
Date Announced: 02/12/2019
Date of Move: 02/03/2019

Robert Andrew (Andy) Bryan

From: Campbell (Springfield)
To: Manchester
From District: Ozarks
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 02/12/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Homer Poor

From: Unionville
To: Retired
From District: Mark Twain
To District:
Date Announced: 02/05/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Sara J. Chaney

From: First (Lebanon)
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District:
Date Announced: 02/05/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Tom Sullenger

From: Trinity (Brookfield)
To: Retired
From District: Mark Twain
To District:
Date Announced: 02/05/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Lynn Dyke

From: Ozarks District Superintendent
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 01/29/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Geoff Posegate

From: Saint Paul's (Joplin)
To: Retired
From District: Southwest
To District:
Date Announced: 01/23/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Scott D. Hall

From: Memorial (Farmington)
To: Retired
From District: Gateway Regional
To District:
Date Announced: 01/23/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Londia Granger Wright

From: District Superintendent
To: Leave/Retired (8/23/2019)
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 01/15/2019
Date of Move: 08/23/2019

Clif Crockett

From: Kimberling City
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 01/13/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Greg Weeks

From: Manchester
To: Retired
From District: Gateway Central
To District:
Date Announced: 01/13/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Robert (Bob) L. Casady

From: Schweitzer (Springfield) - lead pastor
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 01/13/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Mark J. Mildren

From: Retired
To: First (Buffalo)
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 01/08/2019
Date of Move: 01/15/2019

Harry (H.R.) Rogers

From: Lancaster
To: Lancaster / Faith (Kirksville)
From District: Mark Twain
To District: Mark Twain
Date Announced: 01/06/2019
Date of Move: 01/13/2019

Jim Barnett

From: Wesley (St. Joseph)
To: Retired
From District: Northwest
To District:
Date Announced: 01/06/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Rick Adams

From: Cameron
To: Retired
From District: Northwest
To District:
Date Announced: 01/06/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Scott Moon

From: First (Maryville)
To: Retired
From District: Northwest
To District:
Date Announced: 01/06/2019
Date of Move: 06/30/2019

Fred Burgard

From: Not Assigned
To: Hobbs Chapel (Cape Girardeau) - Part-Time
From District: Southeast
To District: Southeast
Date Announced: 12/16/2018
Date of Move: 12/31/2018

Stanley Hargis

From: Hobbs Chapel (Cape Girardeau) - Part-Time
To: Ellington - Part-Time
From District: Southeast
To District: Southeast
Date Announced: 12/16/2018
Date of Move: 12/31/2018

Joe Crews

From: Retired
To: Ash Grove United Methodist Presbyterian
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 12/09/2018
Date of Move: 01/15/2019

Chuck Kralik

From: Saint Paul's (Joplin) - Part-Time
To: Byers Ave (Joplin) - Part-Time
From District: Southwest
To District: Southwest
Date Announced: 12/07/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

Gerald Powley

From: Byers Ave UMC (Joplin) - Part-Time
To: Local Pastor (not assigned)
From District: Southwest
To District:
Date Announced: 12/07/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

Jennifer Essary

From: Ash Grove United Methodist Prebyterian Church
To: Linn Memorial (Fayette)
From District: Ozarks
To District: Mid-State
Date Announced: 12/01/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

Joan Keiser

From: Rogersville - Part-Time
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/25/2018
Date of Move: 12/31/2018

H. Allen Howell

From: Retired
To: St. Luke (Webster County)
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/18/2018
Date of Move: 12/02/2018

Lisa Morris

From: Hamilton UMC - Full-Time
To: Hamilton UMC - Part-Time, Pleasant Grove/Liberty (Chillicothe) - Part-Time
From District: Northwest
To District: Northwest
Date Announced: 11/18/2018
Date of Move: 12/02/2018

Sarah Fotopulos

From: Aldersgate (Nixa) - Part-Time
To: Aldersgate (Nixa) - Full-Time
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/18/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

James (Jim) F. Mason

From: Schweitzer (Springfield) - Full-Time
To: Schweitzer (Springfield) - Part-Time
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/12/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

Krista Rosenbaum

From: Certified Candidate
To: Schweitzer (Springfield) - Associate
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/12/2018
Date of Move: 01/01/2019

H. Allen Howell

From: First (Buffalo) - Part-Time
To: Retired
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/11/2018
Date of Move: 11/15/2018

Austin (Hawk) Coleman

From: St. Luke (Webster County)/Mt. Pisgah (Springfield)
To: Mt. Pisgah (Springfield)
From District: Ozarks
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 11/04/2018
Date of Move: 11/30/2018

Cody Oshel

From: Faith UMC (Kirksville)
To: Ashland UMC (St. Joseph) - Interim
From District: Mark Twain
To District: Northwest
Date Announced: 11/04/2018
Date of Move: 11/15/2018

Joel Hendren

From: Retired
To: Turney - Part-Time
From District:
To District: Northwest
Date Announced: 11/01/2018
Date of Move: 11/01/2018

Kenneth Rosenauer

From: Amazonia - Part-Time
To: Amazonia/Helena - Part-Time
From District: Northwest
To District: Northwest
Date Announced: 09/24/2018
Date of Move: 11/04/2018

Linda Zych

From: Retired
To: First (Puxico)/Fairview
From District:
To District: Southeast
Date Announced: 09/01/2018
Date of Move: 09/01/2018

Lindsay Walters

From: New Hope (Owensville)/Woolam
To: Waynesville
From District: Gateway Regional
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 08/30/2018
Date of Move: 10/15/2018

Charles Rogers

From: Supply
To: New Hampton/Mitchelville - Part-Time
From District:
To District: Northwest
Date Announced: 08/12/2018
Date of Move: 08/12/2018