Official Seal of the General Convention

Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop

CANON I.2.1 Sec. 1 (a) At each General Convention the House of Deputies shall elect one Clerical and one Lay Deputy from each Province as members of the Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop. A Deputy from a particular Province may be nominated only by another Deputy from the same Province, but the election of each member of the Committee shall be by the entire membership of the House of Deputies, with a majority of those voting necessary for election. Prior to the election, the Clerical and Lay Deputies from each Province shall hold a caucus, at which two Clerical Deputies and two Lay Deputies as nominees shall be selected by the caucus, and these shall be the only nominees upon which the House of Deputies shall vote in electing the members of the Joint Nominating Committee. The President of the House of Deputies, after consultation with representatives of youth, shall appoint two persons, age 16-21, as members of the Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop. (b) At each General Convention the House of Bishops shall elect one Bishop from each Province as a member of the Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop. A Bishop from a particular Province may be nominated only by another Bishop from the same Province, but the election of each member of the Committee shall be by the entire membership of the House of Bishops, with a majority of those voting necessary for election. Prior to the election, the Bishops from each Province shall hold a caucus, at which two Bishops as nominees shall be selected by the caucus, and these shall be the only nominees upon which the House of Bishops shall vote in electing the members of the Joint Nominating Committee.
Name Position Term ends Diocese, Province
Johnson, Ms. Sally Co-Chair 2015 Minnesota, VI
Konieczny, The Rt. Rev. Edward Co-Chair 2015 Oklahoma, VII
Kirk, The Rev. Ruth Secretary 2015 Delaware, III
Allen, The Rt. Rev. Lloyd Member 2015 Honduras, IX
Anderson, The Rev. Devon Member 2015 Minnesota, VI
Butler, Ms. Diane Member 2015 Rio Grande, VII
Clifton, The Very Rev. Ellis Member 2015 Michigan, V
Coultas, The Rev. Cn. Amy Real Member 2015 Kentucky, IV
Fleener, Jr, Mr. William Member 2015 Western Michigan, V
Franklin, The Rt. Rev. R. William Member 2015 Western New York, II
Getz, Ms. Pauline Member 2015 San Diego, VIII
Gibbs, The Rt. Rev. Wendell Member 2015 Michigan, V
Glasspool, The Rt. Rev. Mary Member 2015 Los Angeles, VIII
Gray III, The Rt. Rev. Duncan Member 2015 Mississippi, IV
Grisham, The Rev. Lowell Member 2015 Arkansas, VII
Hicks, Ms. Josephine Member 2015 North Carolina, IV
Jackson, The Rev. Dr. David Member 2015 Hawaii, VIII
Klusmeyer, The Rt. Rev. William Member 2015 West Virginia, III
Lloyd, The Rev. Canon Mally Ewing Member 2015 Massachusetts, I
Moreno, Mr. Luis Eduardo Member 2015 Colombia, IX
Pollard, Ms. Diane Member 2015 New York, II
Salazar, The Rev. Canon Jose Francisco Member 2015 Venezuela, IX
Salmon, Ms. Nina Vest Member 2015 Southwestern Virginia, III
Shaw, The Rt. Rev. M. Thomas Member 2015 Massachusetts, I
Skinner, Mr. Joe Member 2015 South Dakota, VI
Smylie, The Rt. Rev. John Member 2015 Wyoming, VI
Spicer, Ms. Kathryn Member 2015 West Missouri, VII
Tavolaro, Mr. Dante Member 2015 Rhode Island, I
Wilson, The Rev. Canon Sandye Member 2015 Newark, II
Planned meetings
Date(s) Location Documents
January 12-14, 2015 To be announced
March 18-22, 2015 To be announced
April 19-21, 2015 To be announced
Past Meetings
Dates Location Minutes Documents
June 26, 2013 (Tele/Web conference)
May 21, 2013 (Tele/Web conference)
March 18-20, 2013 Greenfield, New Hampshire
March 7, 2013 (Tele/Web conference)
February 22, 2013 (Tele/Web conference)
November 12-15, 2012 St. Louis, Missouri
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