Southeastern Jurisdiction
Friday, October 22, 2021
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Bishops of the SEJ

College of Bishops  

Below are the currently assigned Bishops of the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference of The United Methodist Church. 
 
Bishop Ken Carter
 
Charlotte Area, which includes the Western North Carolina Conference
(Effective 9/1/2021)
Address: P.O. Box 18750
Charlotte, NC 28218
Phone: 704-535-2260
Fax: 704-535-9160
Email: bishop@wnccumc.org
 
Florida Area, which includes the Florida Conference
Address: 450 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave.
Lakeland, FL 33815-1522
Phone: 863-688-5563
Fax: 863-687-0568
Email: bishop@flumc.org
 

Bishop Leonard Fairley

Louisville Area, which includes the Kentucky and Red Bird Missionary Conferences
Address: 7400 Floydsburg Road
Crestwood, KY 40014-8202 
Phone: 502-425-4240
Fax: 502-425-9232
Email: bishop@kyumc.org

Raleigh Area, which includes the North Carolina Conference
(Effective 9/1/2021)
Address: 700 Waterfield Ridge Place
Garner, NC 27529 
Phone: 919-779-6115
Fax: 919-773-2416

Email: bishop@nccumc.org 
 
Bishop David Graves
 
Alabama-West Florida Area, which includes the Alabama-West Florida Conference
Address: 4719 Woodmere Boulevard
Montgomery, AL 36106
Phone: 334-277-1787
Fax: 334-277-0109
 
South Georgia Area, which includes the South Georgia Conference
(Effective 9/1/2021)
Address: P.O. Box 7227
Macon, GA 31209-7227
Phone: 478-475-9286
Fax: 478-475-9248
 
Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson
 
North Georgia Area, which includes the North Georgia Conference
Address: 1700 Century Circle, NE, #100
Atlanta, GA 30345
Phone: 678-533-1360
Fax: 678-533-1361
 
Bishop Jonathan Holston
 
Columbia Area, which includes the South Carolina Conference
Address  4908 Colonial Drive Suite 121
Columbia, SC 29203-6000 
Phone: 803 786-9486
Fax: 803 754-9327
Email: bishop@umcsc.org
 
Bishop Sharma Lewis
 
Richmond Area, which includes the Virginia Conference
Address: P.O. Box 5606
Glen Allen, VA 23058
Phone: 804-521-1102
Fax: 804-521-1178
 
Bishop Bill McAlilly
 
Nashville Area, which includes the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences
Address: 1908 Grand Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212 
Phone: 615-742-8834
Fax: 615-742-3726
Email: bishop@nashareaumc.org
 
Bishop James Swanson
 
Mississippi Area, which includes the Mississippi Conference
Address: 320-E Briarwood Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
Phone: 601-948-4561
Fax: 601-948-5981
Email: bishop@mississippi-umc.org
 
Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett
 
Birmingham Area, which includes the North Alabama Conference
Address: 898 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35204-5011 
Phone: 205-226-7991
Fax: 205-226-7998
Email: dpadgett@umcna.org


Holston Area, which includes the Holston Conference
(Effective 9/1/2021)
Address: P.O. Box 850
Alcoa, TN 37701-0850
Phone: 865-690-4080
Fax: 865-690-7112
Email: dwp@holston.org