The President-Elect presides in the absence of the President, meets monthly with the Executive Board and with Working Groups as needed, and appoints the Nominations Committee for the upcoming biennium.
Leigh Anne Taylor is a Deacon in the Virginia Conference, serving as Revitalization Coordinator for the Lynchburg District after three decades in full-time music ministry in Texas, Kansas, and Virginia. She enjoys tending her spiritual garden and sharing its fruits in a new season of leading spiritual retreats. She is co-author of Our Family Outing: A Memoir of Coming Out and Coming Through, that celebrates the power of God’s love to heal and reconcile. Leigh Anne is married to Hugh Ballou and together they have five children and three grandchildren.