Topeka District UMW

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

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District Newsletters

2020 District Leadership

The following is information on the 2020 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

Jo Cross


Cindy Ladd


Kelly Badenoch

Journey in Faith (Spiritual Growth)

Jo Miller

Journey in Action (Social Action)

Debra Hayes  co-chair

Linda Montgomery

Carol Hughes

Judith Noeller

Journey in Giving (Education and Interpretation)

Rose Souter

Journey in Growth (Membership, Nurture and Outreach)


Secretary of Program Resources

Rose Souter

Communications Coordinator

Betsy Scott  co-coordinator

Brittany Bemus  co-coordinator

Chair of the Committee on Nominations

Joanne Smith  (2020)

Committee on Nominations

Sherry Seifert

Jo Miller

Diane Hanzlicek

District Superintendent

Rev. Kay Scarbrough

Coordinator of Ministries to Incarcerated Families

Teresa Tuchsherer

Older District Newsletters

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