2016 Class of UM Bishops










Here are photos of the 2016 class of United Methodist bishops as elected at US Jurisdictional Conferences in July. We will update the photos as more bishops are elected around the connection.

Fifteen new bishops.

  • Seven female.
  • Eight male.
  • Six African American.
  • Eight white.
  • One Hispanic.
  • Two African American men.
  • Four African American women including the first bishop elected and the bishop who received the largest number of votes electing her.

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