by Elaine Moy*
The chart below lists the U.S. United Methodist annual conferences in which 10% or more of their employees are racial-ethnic
clergywomen and laywomen. There are 63 annual conferences in the United States. Below are also the U.S. annual
conferences with the lowest percentage of racial-ethnic clergywomen or laywomen employees.
—Elaine Moy of Chicago is assistant general secretary for finance and administration for the General Commission on the
Status and Role of Women.