The following positions are up for election:
The following positions will be elected at the regional pre-convention meetings, scheduled to take place before the convention in October.
Northern: 1 person, any order
Central: 1 person, must be clergy
Southern: 1 person, any order
You may submit nominations for the Diocesan Council up until the date of your pre-convention meeting.
Standing Committee (2 Lay, 1 Clergy)
The Standing Committee serves as the council of advice to the bishop and assumes the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese when there is a bishop vacancy in addition to other duties.
Synod Deputies (1 Clergy, 2 Lay, plus alternates)
The Provincial Synod is the governing body of Province V of the Episcopal Church. It meets once every three years in the Spring preceding the General Convention. Of those elected, at least one person must be a deputy to the next General Convention.
The 2021 Synod Meeting is planned to be a virtual gathering.
To be published in the convention booklet, the deadline to submit nominations for election to the Standing Committee or Province V Synod is October 15.
Click here to submit a nomination.