Virginia Conference
United Women in Faith



United Women in Faith seeks to connect and nurture women through Christian spiritual formation, leadership development, creative fellowship, and education so that they can inspire, influence, and impact local and global communities.


Turning faith, hope, and love into action on behalf of women, children, and youth around the world. 

2024 Conference Calendar

Jan 6 Mission Team Planning Meeting—Zoom

Feb 1 UM Day at General Assembly—Richmond

Feb 24 Hearts for God's Family —Zoom

March 9 Mission Team Meeting—Zoom

March 16 Executive Committee Meeting—Zoom

April 19-21  Southeastern Jurisdiction Quadrennial Meeting
in Chattanooga, Tennessee 

May 11 Spiritual Life Retreat—Zoom

June 1 Ferrum Day—Ferrum College 

June 19 Annual Conference (Hampton) - Juneteenth Celebration 7:00PM

June 20 – 22 Virginia Annual Conference—Hampton

July 6 Mission Team Meeting—Zoom

July 26-28  Mission Encounter—Glen Allen Conf. Center and Zoom

 Sept 20-21 Young Women’s Retreat Camp Overlook, Keezletown

Sept 28 Budget Meeting—Zoom

Oct 19 Mission Team Meeting—Zoom

Oct 25 Executive Committee Meeting—Zoom

Oct 26 Annual Meeting—Zoom

Virginia Conference Mission Team

Committee on Nominations

Betsy Hanmer, Class of 2024 

Julia-Meade Gallier Class of 2024

Donna Turley Class of 2025

Mary Wright Class of 2025

Pam Lake Class of 2026

Rosa Lewis Class of 2027 

Mary Jane Rawley Class of 2027 

Persons Related
to the Executive Committee

Resident Bishop
Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson
Email: Terri Biggins  (Bishop’s Secretary)

Program Advisory Group
Karen McElfish 

Dean, Mission Encounter
Bertina Westley

Appointed Members to the Conference  Executive Committee

Virginia Conference Staff Representative
Hannah Bryn, Assistant Director of Discipleship and Congregational Vitality 

Annita Nelson 

Assistant Archivist
Peggy Smith

Carolyn Smith