DAYTONA BEACH -- After four days of voting, the Florida Conference has elected a full slate of delegates – nine from the laity ranks and nine from the clergy – for each of two delegations, one to General Conference in May 2016 and one to the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference in July 2016.
In addition, seven people from the laity and seven from the clergy were chosen to serve as alternates in case there are elected delegates unable to serve. However, alternates are also pulled from later ballots in the order of election.
Additional information about the demographic breakdown and delegation leadership plans will be posted to FLUMC.org news in the next few days. In the meantime, here are the results of voting at Florida’s Annual Conference 2015 at Bethune-Cookman University.
The following persons were elected to serve on the Florida Conference delegation to General Conference 2016 and are listed in the order of their election:
Derrick Scott III
Dionne Chandler Hammond
Harold Lewis Sr.
Headed to the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference 2016:
Tiffania Icaza Willetts
Alexia Michelle Valle Velez
Martha Gay Duncan
Marie Anne Pierre-Louis
Joyce Waldon Bright
W. David McEntire
Armando Rodriguez Jr.
Brittany Erin Cott
Michael Reed Coffey
Catherine Fluck Price
Annette Stiles Pendergrass
-- Susan Green is the Florida Conference managing editor.
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