Candidate Biography

    The Rev. Michele Wright Bartlow

    Philadelphia, PA

    June 26, 1946

    Spouse: Thomas L. Bartlow

    Children: Susanna Rose, Laura Wright, Amy Eleanor
    Education and Honors:
    1964 B. A. Undergraduate School, University of Kentucky

    1969 M. L. S., Graduate School, Drexel University

    1973 M. Div., Seminary, Union Theological Seminary

  • 2005-Present Pastor, Germantown First U.M. Church of Germantown, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2004 - 2005 East District Superintendent
  • 2000 - 2004 Shaw - Philadelphia NE/NW District Superintendent
  • 1996 - 2000 Eastern PA Conference, Director of Connectional Ministries
  • 1989 - 1996 Pastor, Central Park U.N. Church, Reading, PA.
  • 1981 - 1989 Associate Pastor, Germantown First U.M. Church, Germantown, PA.
  • 1978 - 1980 Pastor, St. Paul`s U.M. Church, Terre Hill, PA.
  • Membership:
    Eastern Pennsylvania Conference
  • 2008 General and Jurisdictional Conference;
  • 2004 General and Jurisdictional Conference;
  • 2000 General Conference and Jurisdictional Conference;
  • 1996 Jurisdictional Conference
  • 2000-2008 NEJ Committee on the Episcopacy
  • 2004-2008 Director, General Commission on Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns
  • 2004-2008 General Church Task Force to Study the Episcopacy

  • Office:
    First United Methodist Church of Germantown
    6023 Germantown Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    Phone 215 438-3677
    Endorsed by:
    Eastern Pennsylvania Conference

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