Gateway District UMW

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

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  1. District Leaders' Job Descriptions 2021

Upcoming District Events:

Gateway District Annual Fall Meeting 2022

"United in Faith"

Tuesday, October 11th, 2022

Kearney First UMC

Keynote Speaker, Louise Niemann, National Director, UWF


Gateway District Spring Meeting 2022

Tuesday, April 5th, 2022, in Elm Creek was a big success!

Read about it here: 2022 Gateway District Spring Meeting minutes

District Newsletters

2022 District Leadership

The following is information on the 2022 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.


Peggy Walters


Cortney Klein


Barb Buescher

Vice President

Kathy Mann

Spiritual Growth Leader

Kathy Pierce

Social Action Leader

Sonja Wagner

Education & Interpretation Leader

Doris Whitacre

Membership, Nurture, & Outreach Leader

Verna Gifford

Communications Coordinator

Sandi Manning

Chair Committee on Nominations

Ardith Davenport

Committee on Nominations

Georgia Dutt (2022)

Carma Brown

District Superintendent

Rev Cindy Karges

Great Plains Conference UMW Officers in Gateway District:

Rose Hamilton, Spiritual Growth

Sarah Hansen, Committee on Nominations

Older District Newsletters

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