2022 Elected Bishops
Carlo A. Rapanut
Original Episcopal Candidates
Here is the slate of episcopal discerners in an all-new process designed by the WJ Council on Episcopacy to draw the circle wide. Click on a candidate image to learn more about them and see a short video they produced to tell their story. Click here for more information and the full discernment to the election schedule.
Ethnic Background: Asian-American Conference: Desert Southwest Probationary Date: 06/22/1996 Full Membership Date: 06/23/2001 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 4.5 Education:Executive Master of Business Administration, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State...
Ethnic Background: Pacific Islander (Tongan) Conference: California Pacific Probationary Date: 06/30/2008 Full Membership Date: 06/20/2011 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 1 Education:1987:Associate of Arts (AA), Southwestern College, Chula Vista CA.1989:...
Ethnic Background: White Conference: Oregon Idaho Probationary Date: 06/14/2018 Full Membership Date: 06/14/2018 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 5 Education:FORMAL EDUCATION Doctor of Ministry • United Theological Seminary (2022)Research/Dissertation title:...
Ethnic Background: African American Conference: California Pacific Probationary Date: 06/15/2002 Full Membership Date: 06/24/2006 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 4 Education:Doctor of Education, Organizational Leadership (Pepperdine University) Malibu, CAMaster of...
Ethnic Background: Latina/Multi-Ethnic Conference: Desert Southwest Probationary Date: 07/01/1996 Full Membership Date: 07/01/2000 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 2 Education:1979 BA, double major in Sociology & Theology, ORU1987 Master of Social Work, Arizona...
Ethnic Background: Chinese-Malaysian American Conference: California Nevada Probationary Date: 06/19/1999 Full Membership Date: 06/15/2002 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 2 Education:Ph.D., Emory University, 1994 M.T.S., Southern Methodist University (Perkins...
Ethnic Background: European-American Conference: California Nevada Probationary Date: 06/17/2011 Full Membership Date: 06/20/2014 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 4 Education:D.Min. (Spiritual Growth, Contemplative Practice & Strategic Leadership) Claremont...
Ethnic Background: Asian American (Chinese) Conference: Mountain Sky Probationary Date: 06/14/1997 Full Membership Date: 06/19/1999 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 4 Education:Master of Divinity, Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA 12/1992 B.A. American...
Ethnic Background: Tongan Conference: Mountain Sky Probationary Date: 06/16/2000 Full Membership Date: 06/17/2003 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 2 Education:Education Hawaii Loa College - Kaneohe, Hawaii 1985-1989Bachelor of ArtsIliff School of Theology - Denver,...
Ethnic Background: Mix Raced African American Conference: California Nevada Probationary Date: 07/01/2009 Full Membership Date: 06/20/2014 Number of Eligible Quadrenniums: 6 Education:Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA-Master of Divinity 2008Saint Mary’s...
Find details about the election.
* = Elected
McVicker, Elizabeth Tay
*Rapanut, Carlo A.
Withdrawn Certified Candidates
Johnson III, Theon
Kuan, Kah-Jin Jeffrey
Tu’itahi, Siosaia Fonua
Nominated on the floor and withdrawn
- Matthew Pearson