Gateway District UMW

This page contains information on the news, happenings, events and leadership information for the United Methodist Women of the Gateway District.  

Items that appear in blue are clickable and will take you directly to the information.

Upcoming District Events:

2018 Gateway District Annual Meeting

"Celebrating UMW"

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Broken Bow UMC, Broken Bow, NE

Registration is $10.00 for lunch, and due by September 24th to Rita Skiles, 343 Lock St, Huntley, NE 68971.  See details in attached Summer Newsletter below.


2018 District Newsletters

2018 District Leadership

The following is information on the 2018 Gateway District Leadership Team. To contact one of the leadership team members click on their name. This will allow you to email your inquiry directly to that person.


Doris Whitacre


Nevabelle Howe


Mary Lou Wineland

Journey in Planning Leader

Rita Skiles

Journey in Faith Leader

Marlene Boysen

Journey in Action Leader

Kathy Mann

Journey in Giving and Learning Leader

Sarah Hansen

Journey in Growth Leader

Rose Hamilton

Program Resources

Vacant - Contact is President: Doris Whitacre    

Communications Coordinator

Ardith Davenport

Chair Committee on Nominations

Shirley Pierce

Committee on Nominations

Linda Lawrence (2019)

Wanda Chessmore - Contact is President: Doris Whitacre who will assist you in contacting Wanda. (2018)

District Superintendent

Rev Cindy Karges

Great Plains Conference UMW Officers in Gateway District:

Peggy Walters - Communications Coordinator

Joyce Solomon - Vice President

Gateway District Archives

Older District Newsletters