Topeka District UMW

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

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

Upcoming District Events:

2018 Topeka District Fall Event

"Let's Get Spiritual!"

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Lowman UMC, 4104 SW 15th Street, Topeka, KS

Registration and details in attached newsletter below.

District Newsletters

2018 District Leadership

The following is information on the 2018 Topeka 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.


Cheryl Sylvester

Vice President

Jan Rogers


Cindy Ladd


Kelly Badenoch

Journey in Faith (Spiritual Growth)

Dorothy Iliff

Journey in Action (Social Action)

Debra Hayes  co-chair

Amanda Conrade  co-chair

Jo Cross 

Judy Noeller   member

Journey in Giving (Education and Interpretation)

Johné Green

Journey in Growth (Membership, Nurture and Outreach)

Doris Wills

Secretary of Program Resources

Melanie Bostwick

Communications Coordinator

Betsy Scott  co-coordinator

Brittany Bemus  co-coordinator

Chair of the Committee on Nominations

Lorene Cranwell

Committee on Nominations

Kathi Baenig

Joanne Smith  (2020)

District Superintendent

Rev. Kay Scarbrough


Green Team Coordinator

Debra Hayes

Green Team Members

Jo Cross

Vi Megill

Debra Forman

Coordinator of Ministries to Encarcerated Families

Teresa Tuchsherer