Appointments


Gateway Central

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See a complete list of 2017 appointments

Information about new appointments will be posted to this page on Tuesday at 10 a.m. during appointive season.

Mary Avizenis

From: Retirement
To: Leslie/Casco/Champion City - (Part-Time)
From District:
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 05/20/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Russell Ewell

From: The Village Church of St. Louis
To: Pitts Chapel (Springfield) (part-time)
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 05/06/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Paula Brookshier

From: First (Union) - Part-Time
To: Cuba
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/30/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Emily Stirewalt

From: Cuba
To: LaMonte/Eldorado
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Heartland
Date Announced: 04/29/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Michael Summers

From: St. James
To: St. James/Bourbon
From District: Ozarks
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/29/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Donna Schofield Dolle

From: New England Conference
To: Grace (Sullivan)
From District:
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/22/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Kelli Braggs

From: North Park (Part-Time)
To: The Gathering (Associate-Part-Time)
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/15/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Matt Riley

From: Lincoln/Hickory Chapel
To: Gray Summit/First Union
From District: Heartland
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/15/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Sheila Bouie-Sledge

From: Salem (Ladue)
To: North Park - Part-Time
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 04/02/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Troy Merseal

From: SunRise UMC (Associate Pastor)
To: First Washington
From District: Gateway Regional
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 03/27/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Marsha West Eichler

From: First (Washington)
To: First (Joplin)
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Southwest
Date Announced: 03/18/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Suzanne Nicholson

From: Missional Strategist
To: Eureka - Executive Pastor
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 03/12/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

David Israel

From: New McKendree (Jackson)
To: Living Word (Wildwood)
From District: Southeast
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 03/11/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

John W. Heyward

From: Retirement
To: Unity (Webster Groves) - Supply Preaching
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 03/06/2018
Date of Move: 03/11/2018

Michael McIntyre

From: Living Word
To: Wesley (Springfield)
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Ozarks
Date Announced: 03/03/2018
Date of Move: 06/17/2018

Katherine (Katie) Joan Trinter

From: Platte City
To: Kirkwood
From District: Northwest
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 02/27/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Kyle G. Butler

From: Gashland (Kansas City)
To: Mt. Zion (St. Louis)
From District: Northwest
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 02/27/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

David Scott

From: Arch
To: St. Luke (St. Louis)
From District: Mark Twain
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 02/25/2018
Date of Move: 07/01/2018

Willis Johnson

From: Wellspring
To: West Ohio Conference
From District: Gateway Central
To District:
Date Announced: 02/18/2018
Date of Move: 06/30/2018

Keith Janis

From: Mt. Zion (St. Louis)
To: Retirement
From District: Gateway Central
To District:
Date Announced: 02/11/2018
Date of Move: 06/30/2018

David Bennett

From: Kirkwood
To: Retirement
From District: Gateway Central
To District:
Date Announced: 01/21/2018
Date of Move: 06/30/2018

Michelle McGhee

From: Christ Community/The Village
To: Christ Community (St. Louis) - Part-Time
From District: Gateway Central
To District: Gateway Central
Date Announced: 10/23/2017
Date of Move: 12/31/2017

Ann Mowery

From: St. Luke's (St. Louis)
To: Retirement
From District: Gateway Central
To District:
Date Announced: 10/22/2017
Date of Move: 07/14/2018