2019-2020 Appointment Changes

It is the intention of Bishop Jeremiah Park to set these appointments as of July 1, 2019*
(*other effective date as noted)

As of May 16, 2019


Arlene P. Beechert from Muncy, Williamsport to retirement

Harold A. Bolyard, Jr. from Walnut Bottom, Harrisburg to retirement

Andrew A. Bucke from Dresslers Ridge, Lewisburg to retirement

Joan S. Dodson from Montandon/Northumberland Christ, Lewisburg to retirement

Ralph B. Hartenbach from Berwick Bower Memorial/St Pauls, Lewisburg to retirement

Marian E. Hartman from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre District Superintendent to retirement

Dale L. Hippensteel from Milton St Andrews, Lewisburg to retirement

Cheryl A. Houser from Dushore/Laporte, Williamsport to retirement

Dennis A. Hummel from Yorkshire, York to retirement

Donald N. Hurley from Riverside, Lewisburg to retirement

Frank J. Kocek from Warfordsburg, Altoona to retirement

Eugene W. McCallips from Fairbrook Extended, State College to retirement

Nancy L. Miller from Mt. Zion, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Retirement, 10/1/18 

H. Douglas Posegate from Court Street/Embury, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to retirement

L. Fitzgerald Reist, II from Extension Ministries to retirement

Glenn R. Scheib from Extension Ministries, Islands Hospice, Honolulu, HI to retirement

Bethany P. Wood from Town Hill, Lewisburg to retirement

Robert G. Wood from Berwick First, Lewisburg to retirement


Paul C. Amara from Plains, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to State College Albright Bethune/Park Forest Village, State College

Victoria R. Apicella from Huntingdon First, Altoona to Riverside St Peters, Lewisburg

Candace S. Arnold from Cocolamus, Lewisburg to St Thomas, York

Susan L. Arnold from Tyrone Christ, Altoona to Local Pastor Unappointed, 1/1/19

Karen Atanasoff to from Rockville/Assisting Elder, Harrisburg to Assisting Elder, Harrisburg

Robin L. Baer from McConnellsburg, Altoona to Shavertown, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

William D. Baker from Jackson Center/Daggett, Williamsport to Mansfield First, Williamsport, 2/1/19

Jean M. Blackie from Moscow, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Dalton/Factoryville, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Michael D. Boone to Mt. Pleasant Mills, Lewisburg

Richard Bradshaw to Scranton Asbury, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, effective 5/1/19

Kevin E. Brophy from Salladasburg, Williamsport to Cocolamus, Lewisburg

David A. Calovi, Jr. from Ft Loudon/Edenville, York to Everett, Altoona

Daniel K. Christopher to Mackeyville/Clintondale, State College

Brian A. Clites from Bedford, Associate, Altoona to Local Pastor Unappointed, 11/15/18

Jackie L. Condon from Great Bend Community, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to unappointed

Rebecca J. Cutchall from Valley UM Parish, Altoona to Sideling Hill Parish (Center/Clear Ridge), Altoona

J. Douglas Conway from Renovo, State College to Bellefonte Trinity, State College

Debra J. Dailey from Mt Pleasant Mills, Lewisburg to Centre Hall, State College

Joshua W. Davinsizer from Troy Trinity Parish, Williamsport to McConnellsburg, Altoona

Brian C. Doyle from New Oxford Emory, York to Watsontown, Lewisburg

Douglas M. Eberly from Williamsport Pine St, Williamsport to Marysville Wesley, Harrisburg,  2/1/19

Kymberly Eichelberger to Greater Broad Top/New Hope, Altoona

Russell W. Goodman, from Harrisburg Riverside, Harrisburg to Harrisburg, Derry Street, Harrisburg and The Journey, Harrisburg, effective 4/29/19

Bruce E. Gowe from Dorranceton/Luzerne, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to unappointed

Carrie A. Granche to Friends in Faith, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Mack C. Granderson from Harrisburg Derry St, Harrisburg to local pastor unappointed

Carol A. Haas to Montandon, Lewisburg

Daniel J. Havrilla to Duboistown/Oval, Williamsport

Tina M. Hawkins from Tyrone Wesley, Altoona to Tyrone Christ/Wesley, Altoona,  1/1/19

Brendan L. Hock from Red Lion Chapel, York to Halifax, Harrisburg

Rebecca L. Holland from Altoona Christ Community, Altoona to Altoona Christ Community/Llyswen, Altoona

Cheryl L. H. Hudson from Local Pastor Unappointed to Ext. Min.: Chaplaincy Residency, Wexner Medical Center, 8/20/18

Barbara J. Jensen from Ext. Min.: Kairos Prison Ministry and Trough Creek Valley Parish, Altoona, to Ext. Min.: Kairos Prison Ministry and Bellwood Ext: Calvary Bellwood, Altoona,  9/1/18

Paul Jensen from Ext. Min.: Kairos Prison Ministry and Trough Creek Valley Parish, Altoona, to Ext. Min.: Kairos Prison Ministry and Bellwood Ext: Calvary Bellwood, Altoona,  9/1/18

Bobby Jones, Jr. from Mt Olivet/St Mark’s, Harrisburg to Mt Olivet/Summerdale  

Nanci L. Kenyon from Summerdale, Harrisburg to Local Pastor Unappointed, 1/1/19

William M. Klebe to Berwick First Extended, Lewisburg.

Ryan T. Krauss from Watsontown, Lewisburg to Paxtonville, Lewisburg

B. Todd Lamer from Genesee/Ulysses, Williamsport to Austin/Keating Summit, Williamsport

Brenda K. Leigey from Philipsburg, Trinity to State College District Superintendent

Jeffrey A. Levy from Hawley, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Court Street/Embury, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Christopher D. Long from Montgomery, Lewisburg to Dushore/Laporte, Williamsport

Summer Love Bair to Ft. Loudon/Edenville, York

Brian L. Lucas from Paxtonville, Lewisburg to Waynesboro Christ, York

Melissa L. Madara, from Elder, New Mexico Annual Conference, to South Mountain, York

Bradley E. Marple from personal leave to retirement

Todd J. McCabe from Dalton/Factoryville, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Clearfield Trinity, Altoona

Douglas W. Mellott from Runville, State College to The Beacon, Williamsport

Mark R. Messner, from Centre Hall, State College to Milton St Andrews, Lewisburg

Wanda L. Minnick, from Oval, Williamsport, to Bower Memorial/St. Paul's, Lewisburg.

Janelle Moser to Salladasburg, Williamsport

Scott R. Ogden from Coudersport Park, Williamsport to Coudersport Park/Sweeden Valley, Williamsport

Tanya P. Olaviany to Courtdale/Larksville, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, effective 5/1/19

Dale E. Parker from Halifax, Harrisburg to York Aldersgate, York

Timothy R. Parker from The Valley, State College to Houserville/The Valley, State College, effective 4/22/19

Christopher K. Passante from Bellefonte Trinity, State College to State College Mt Nittany, State College

Taylor D. Pfaff to Lehman/Idetown, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Cody J. Phillips from Heshbon Park, Williamsport to Heshbon Park/Trinity Charge, Williamsport

Deborah J. Port from 29th Street, Harrisburg to IMPACT! Harrisburg Project, Harrisburg

Edward J. Preston from State College Mt Nittany, State College to Runville/Curtin, State College

Amy M. Raser from Highspire/Royalton Emmanuel, Harrisburg to Swatara, Harrisburg, 10/1/18

Peter J. Raser from Union Deposit, Harrisburg to Violet Hill/Loganville, York, 10/1/18

Tyler E. Rauhauser to The Well, Lewisburg

Nathaniel L. Reeve from Local Pastor Unappointed to Tri-County Parish, Williamsport, 1/1/19

George S. Reynolds from Linglestown Life, Harrisburg to Linglestown Life/Rockville Extended, Harrisburg

Lori A. Robinson from Lehman-Idetown, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Gouldsboro/Moscow, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Richard N. Robinson, Jr. from South Mountain, York to Muncy, Williamsport

Julie A. Rosensteel from Mountainview Parish to Mehoopany, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Thomas J. Rubillo to Dresslers Ridge, Lewisburg

Frederick C. Rudy from Everett, Altoona to Millerstown, Harrisburg

Tennyson H. Rupnick from West Pittston, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Plains/West Pittston, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Deborah L. Ryder from Oakville Charge, Harrisburg to Local Pastor unappointed

Kevin R. St. Martin from Huntersville/Pennsdale, Williamsport to Clarkstown/Huntersville/Pennsdale, Williamsport

Betty L. Secrest from Sideling Hill Parish, Altoona to local pastor unappointed

Kristopher R Sledge from Extension Ministries, to IMPACT! Harrisburg Project, Harrisburg

Steven D. Small, Jr. from Southern Potter, Williamsport to State Line, York

Donald J. Smith from Park Forest Village, State College to Philipsburg, State College

Richard D. Smith from York Aldersgate, York to Gettysburg, York

Lori J. Steffensen from State College District Superintendent to Fairbrook Extended, State College

Lourdes S. Stevens from Druck Valley, York to local pastor unappointed

Robert E. Stump from Wmspt Third Street/Duboistown/Trinity, Williamsport to Walnut Bottom Trinity, Harrisburg

Thomas G. Taylor to Mt. Zion Orange, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Kara A. Togel to New Freedom, York, effective 5/10/19

Matthew R. Verstraeten from Benton/Waller, Lewisburg to The Well, Lewisburg

Judy L. Walker from Shavertown, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre District Superintendent

Brian H. Wallace from Friends in Faith Parish, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Dorranceton/Luzerne, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Joshua S. Wargo from Rouzerville, York to Red Lion Chapel, York

Erin F. Wheeler to New Oxford Emory, York

Ryan C. Whisel to Greencastle, York, effective 5/1/19

Michelle L. Whitlock from Waverly, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Hawley, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

James B. Wooster from Mansfield, Williamsport to Williamsport Pine Street, Williamsport,  2/1/19

Joshua A. Yorks from Mehoopany, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Troy Holy Trinity/Windfall, Williamsport

Randall H. Zeiler, Jr. from St Thomas, York to York Messiah, York