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 www.umoi.org/appointments. A list of clear openings for appointment can be found on the Greater NW area website.