Our General Connectional Board
The administration of the Department of Christian Education of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is under the supervision of the General Connectional Board which has the following composition, authority, and responsibilities:
The General Connectional Board is composed of representatives from the several districts of the church in accordance with the following ratio: one clergy and one lay representative for every five thousand (5,000) members of each Episcopal District as reported to the General Conference plus one additional representative, either clergy or lay, for a major fraction of five thousand such members.
The Connectional Board Officers includes a Chairman, who is the Senior Bishop of the Church; a Vice-Chairman, one of the Bishops elected by the College of Bishops; and a Secretary, elected by the General Conference.
The General Connectional meets annually the first Wednesday in May, except in the year of the General Conference.