Speakers for the 2019 West Ohio Annual Conference, held at Lakeside June 2-6, will include Bishop Gregory V. Palmer, Bishop Mande Muyombo, and the Rev. Laura Bensman. Bishop Palmer, resident bishop for The West Ohio Conference, will speak during the Episcopal Address Monday evening, as well as during the Celebration of Ministry service on Wednesday afternoon. Bishop Mande, resident bishop for the North Katanga Area in the Congo Central Conference in Africa, will speak during the Missional Worship Service on Tuesday morning. Rev. Laura Bensman, pastor at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Toledo, will speak during the Opening Worship Service with Memorial & Communion on Sunday evening. For more information on the agenda for Annual Conference, click here.