General and Jurisdictional Conference Delegation

The Illinois Great Rivers Conference elected five clergy and five lay delegates for the 2020 General Conference to be held in Minneapolis, Minn. An additional five clergy and five laity were elected to complete the North Central Jurisdictional Conference delegation to be held in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Due to Covid-19, both the 2020 General Conference and the 2020 Jurisdictional Conference have been postponed until 2022. The new dates announced are: General Conference, Aug. 29-Sept. 6, 2022, in Minnapolis, Minn., and Jurisdictional Conference, Nov. 2-4, 2022, in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

The first two elected Jurisdictional delegates will serve as General Conference alternates. The alternate General Conference delegates are: Rev. Beth Fender, Rev. Mike Crawford, Anish Hermon and Julie Higgins. Following the election of both General and Jurisdictional Conference delegates, three jurisdictional alternates were elected.

General Conference - Clergy

Janice Griffith Click to email (217) 529-3820
Sara Isbell Click to email
Randy Robinson Click to email
Eric Swanson Click to email
Bev Wilkes Null Click to email (618) 537-6962

General Conference - Laity

Paul Black Click to email (217) 529-2824
Anna Fender Click to email (217) 728-4943
Pamela McDavid Click to email (217) 483-6331
Steve Schonert Click to email (618) 395-4059
Kimberly Woods Click to email (217) 619-2151

Jurisditional Conference - Clergy

Nicole Cox Click to email
Mike Crawford Click to email (217) 529-3219
Gay Crede Click to email (217) 337-9063
Jennie Edwards Bertrand Click to email
Beth Fender Click to email (217) 529-2611
Vince Rohn Click to email
Sylvester Weatherall Click to email

Jurisdictional Conference - Laity

Clarke Barnes Click to email (309) 944-3674
John Cooper Click to email (217) 825-3203
Anish Hermon Click to email (309) 838-1979
Julie Higgins Click to email (309) 287-1065
Christina Krost Click to email (217) 343-4899
Erik Slingerland Click to email (309) 830-2908
Andrea Stuby Click to email (618) 978-9731 Alternate