Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Office of the General Secretary

General Board of Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church
458 Ponce De Leon Ave, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone 404-460-7575

Thomas Kemper
General Secretary
Thomas Kemper is the top executive of the General Board of Global Ministries. From 1986-1994, he served as a missionary in Brazil before returning to his native Germany to lead ecumenical learning at the Lippische Landeskirche, a regional church of the Association of Protestant Churches.

George Howard
Executive Director – Global Coaching

David Scott

Director, Mission Theology  

Glenn Kellum

Kristen Schmitz
Missionary in Residence

Larry Schmitz
Missionary in Residence