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GCFA Board Elects Two New Members


GCFA Board of Directors Elect Two New Members


Nashville, TN – The board of directors of the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) elected two new members for the remainder of the 2013 – 2016 quadrennium.

Bishop Michael McKee of the North Texas Annual Conference will join the board and be a member of the Committee on Legal Responsibility and Corporate Governance. In 2012, he was elected to the episcopacy and assigned to serve as the resident bishop of the Dallas Area.

The Rev. Dustin Petz has been a pastor in the United Methodist Church since 2000, serving congregations and communities in Kansas, Pennsylvania, and now Nebraska. He currently lives in Norfolk, Nebraska, serving with his clergy spouse, Shelly.  He has been a member of the Council of Finance and Administration in the three conferences in which he has been a pastor, and served on the Economic Advisory Committee for GCFA from 2008 to 2012.

The Committee on Legal Responsibility and Corporate Governance also elected a new committee member to fulfill its six person membership requirement. Lisa Carson is a 1991 honors graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Law. Lisa practices law in Williamson County, Tennessee, and is the Chancellor for the Tennessee Conference of The United Methodist Church.