Bishop Elaine JW Stanovsky announces her intention to make the following appointments, effective July 1, 2020.

  • Rev. David D. M. King as pastor of Forest Grove UMC, effective July 1, 2020. Rev. King is currently pastor at Spirit of Grace, a Methodist and Lutheran union congregation in Hood River, Oregon, where he has served for six years.
  • Kalina Malua Katoa to the clergy team of Open Door Churches of Salem-Keizer. Kalina is a licensed local pastor who has been serving Woodburn UMC for the past five years. Prior to that she was the pastor of West Portland UMC.

A summary of appointment announcements can be found on the conference website at A list of clear openings for appointment can be found on the Greater NW area website.

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