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Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett

United States
Southeastern Jurisdiction
Birmingham Episcopal Area

898 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35204

Phone Number
(205) 226-7991

Email Address
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Spouse: Rev. Lee Padgett

Children: Leanndra, Andrew

Education and Honors:
Asbury Theological Seminary, Doctor of Ministry
Lexington Theological Seminary, Master of Divinity
Scarritt College and Graduate School, Master of Arts, Christian Education
Berea College, Bachelor of Arts, Physical Education

Assigned to Birmingham Area (North Alabama Conference), effective Sept. 1, 2012
Lead Pastor, St. Luke United Methodist Church, Lexington, Ky., 2004-Present
Superintendent, Prestonburg District, Kentucky Annual Conference), 1998-2003 (dean of cabinet for two years)
Pastor, First United Methodist Church, Paris, Ky.
Director of Leadership Development, First United Methodist Church, Lexington, Ky.
Director of Christian Education, Epworth United Methodist Church

Kentucky Annual Conference

Delegate, General Conference, 2012, 2008, 2004, 2000
Delegate, Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, 2012, 2008, 2004, 2000
Delegate, World Methodist Council
Director, General Commission on the Status and Role of Women, 2004-20012
Member, Southeastern Episcopacy Committee
Kentucky Conference Board of MinistriesMethodist Home Board chair
Kentucky Conference Education chair
Kentucky Episcopacy Committee chair
Primary Task TeamChildren and Poverty Board
District Committee On Ministries/Local Pastors' team chair