Bishop appoints Garvin to conference staff


The Rev. Lisa Garvin has been appointed to serve as the director of Ministerial Services for the Mississippi Conference.

Bishop Hope Morgan Ward announced the appointment June 23. Garvin will begin her duties Sept. 1. She has spent the past two years as campus chaplain at Millsaps College. Prior to that, she spent three years on the conference staff.

Garvin will follow the Rev. Sheila Cumbest, who served on the conference staff since 2003. She resigned her post, effective Sept. 1, earlier this month.