Bishop Tracy S. Malone Appoints Five Clergy to New EOC Leadership Roles

By Rick Wolcott* Bishop Tracy S. Malone announces the following appointments, made to ensure that the East Ohio Conference continues to be strategically staffed for both the sustainability of the Church and for the future of the Church. The appointments, made after prayerful discernment, are effective July 1: Ed Peterson, appointed as assistant to the [...]

Michelle Anderson Joins EOC as Director of Benefits & Human Resources

Michelle Anderson is the new director of Benefits & Human Resources for the East Ohio Conference. She succeeds the recently retired Betsy Stewart but in a role that adds Human Resources to the Benefits portfolio. Anderson brings to this new position 26 years of HR experience with non-profit agencies and organizations of higher education. “Michelle [...]

Rev. Dr. Gary George and Rev. Steve Court to Retire in June 2021

By Rick Wolcott* Bishop Tracy S. Malone announces that two members of the East Ohio Conference Executive Staff Team have submitted their requests to retire from active ministry. Assistant to the Bishop the Rev. Dr. Gary George and Director of Connectional Ministries the Rev. Steven Court each intend to retire effective June 30, 2021. “As [...]