Conference Leadership Directory

Four districts serve the Dakotas Conference. Superintendents are assigned to each district area. The cabinet consists of the bishop, the director of ministries, the director of new church development and the four district superintendents. The extended cabinet of the Dakotas Conference includes the cabinet and the conference director of finance and administration, camp and retreat ministries, leadership development, communications, and the executive director of the Dakotas United Methodist Foundation.

Cabinet

 


Bishop Bruce R. Ough

Dakotas-Minnesota
Episcopal Area

 

Rev. Rebecca Trefz
Executive Director
Conference Ministries

Rev. Randy Cross
Eastern Sunrise District Superintendent

Rev. Kevin Kloster

Rev. Kevin Kloster
Prairie Hills District
Superintendent

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Ben Ingebretson
DK-MN Executive Director
New Church Development


Rev. Kermit Culver
Sakakawea District
Superintendent


Rev. Roger Spahr
Glacial Lakes District Superintendent


Extended Cabinet


Dr. Doreen Gosmire
Director
Conference Communications


Deb Kjerstad
Director
Leadership Development

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Sheri Meister
Executive Director
Dakotas UM Foundation


Diane Owen
Lilly Grant Administrator
Dakotas-Minnesota Area


Jeff Pospisil
Executive Director
Finance and Administration


Keith Shew
DK-MN Executive Director
Camp and Retreat Ministry