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    The Upper New York Conference of The United Methodist Church


    Board of Ordained Ministry Contacts

    BOM Registrar    
    Ann Kemper

    Clergy Status Issues (requests for change of status, e.g. retirement, LFT)
    Kristin Allen
    166 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY 14527

    Psychological  Assessment Officer
    Jennifer Schaus Green

    Background checks contact
    Betsy O’Flynn, UNY BOM Admin Assistant
    1050 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14607 

    Continuing Education grants
    Anne Cole
    97 Beachridge Drive, East Amherst, NY 14501

    Clergy and Family Counseling Funds
    Brian Fellows
    1 E. Main Street, Clifton Springs, NY 14432

    Seminary Grants
    Lee Carlson
    971 Rte. 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065-3645

    The Rev. Brian Fellows, 1 E. Main Street, Clifton Springs, NY 14432;
    The Rev. Carmen Perry,


    Standards and Qualifications Division Chair
    (Relating to requirements for commissioning or ordination)
    The Rev. Chuck Smith
    115 Cemetery Street ER, Randolph, NY 14772


    First Quadrennium: Kristen Roth Allen, Laura Calos, Jack Ford, Elijah Huling, Bob Kolvick-Campbell, Phil Richards, Paul Winkelman, Leanne Zeck

    Second Quadrennium: Nola Anderson, Anne Canfield, Brooke Conklin, Richelle Goff, Jennifer Green, David Herrmann, Rick LaDue, Donna Taylor Martin, Karen McCaffery, Louise Ortman, David Piatt, Diane Prentice, Carlos Rosa-Laguer, Caroline Simmons, Chuck Smith, Jamie Stevens, Stacy Taylor,

    Third Quadrennium: Bill Barber, Lee Carlson, Greg DeSalvatore, Brian Ethington, Brian Fellows, Youngjae Jee, Ann Kemper, Carmen Perry, Lynn Shipe

    Cabinet Rep: Rev. Suzanne Block (clergy)
    Staff Resource person: Bill Gottschalk-Fielding, Ex-officio

    With more than 134,000 members, the Upper New York Annual (Regional) Conference of The United Methodist Church comprises 865 local churches and 85 new faith communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our mission is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."