Central District
Team

Our Office Hours are:
Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Associate Superintendent - Central District

Meredith McNabb

Conference Assistant - Central District

Paulette Spicer

Rev. Dr. Aleze Fulbright
Conference Superintendent - West District & Central District

Rev. Dr. Aleze Fulbright (Central)

Associate Superintendent - Central District

Meredith McNabb

Meredith McNabb is an ordained elder in the Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church, where she served as the Director of the Center for Clergy Excellence from 2014-2019 before moving to Indianapolis to serve in extension ministry at the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, part of the IU-Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. In her early career, Meredith was an attorney, working primarily with low-income victims of domestic violence and on end-of-life planning in rural parts of Virginia. That work led her to answer her call to ministry, working to point out God’s transformative hope and grace in the world. Meredith is completing her internship as a spiritual director with the Benedictine sisters in Beech Grove, and she and her spouse, Mike Davis, live in Indianapolis with their elderly terrier, Murphy.

Conference Assistant - Central District

Paulette Spicer

Paulette Spicer joined Indiana Conference of the United Methodists Church as a Conference Assistant for the East District in June of 2018 – working in the Indiana Conference Center located in Indianapolis. A seasoned senior executive assistant, Paulette recently retired from Biotechnology at Eli Lilly and Company Corporate Center in Indianapolis with 25 years of service. Paulette is an Indiana native, and an alumnus of Indiana State University in Terre Haute, IN. She enjoys family, yoga, and working in various church ministries, specifically areas of music, bible study, audiovisual, outreach to young women, children and families. Paulette’s favorite scripture: The Lord is my Light and my salvation – whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life – whom shall I dread. Psalm 27:1.

Conference Superintendent - West District & Central District

Rev. Dr. Aleze Fulbright (Central)

Rev. Dr. Aleze M. Fulbright is an ordained Elder in The United Methodist Church. She is a person of conviction in living a personal mission to encourage, equip, and empower all people to live on purpose and live out their God-givenness. Dr. Aleze’s greatest joy in life is her son, Myron Fisher Jr., who is a middle school math educator and basketball coach in Wichita, Kansas. Additionally, she enjoys fellowshipping with family and friends, while also connecting with the community through her civic and sorority involvement. Another joy is serving alongside the laity and clergy around the West District, where we strive to be Christ-Centered, Community-Connected, and Missionally-Centric.

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About This District

The Central District is the most diverse, with urban, suburban, rural, large-membership, small-membership, ordained clergy, licensed local pastors, and many ethnic-language congregations. The Central District expands across the six counties in Central Indiana: Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Marion, Morgan, and Shelby. 

We have a district vision and #CElebrate being…Christ-Centered, Community-Connected, and Missionally-Centric.

Central District
News

From the Superintendent: January 2024

God has made everything beautiful and appropriate in its time. God has also planted eternity in the human heart —yet humanity cannot find out (comprehend,...

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Joy to the World 2023

“Let us with a joyful mind; praise our God forever kind, rich with mercies that endure, ever faithful, ever sure.” – Refrain from Let Us...

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Remembering to Say Thanks

“When Jesus saw them, he said, “Go, show yourselves to the priests.” As they left, they were cleansed. One of them, when he saw that he...

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Encourage the Call: October 2023

As we enter the month of October, it is evident the seasons are changing with the colors on the trees. October is also a month...

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NOMADS: The Hands and Feet of Jesus Arriving by RV

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A Refuge for Neighbors: How churches are ministering to Afghan refugees

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From the Superintendent: August 2023

“Therefore, don’t worry and say, ‘What are we going to eat?’ or ‘What are we going to drink?’ or ‘What are we going to wear?’...

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From the Superintendent: July 2023

Happy Annual Conference New Year! We are at the beginning of a new Annual Conference year, as many of our clergy were re-appointed back to...

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A Message from the Superintendent: May 2023

“I need you, you need meWe’re all a part of God’s bodyStand with me, agree with meWe’re all a part of God’s bodyIt is God’s...

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    Central District
    Resources

    To learn more about the Clergy Appointment Process

    ReConnect Gathering Resources:

    To learn more about the Simplified Accountable Leadership Structure (One Board):

    To learn about Metro Ministries, the mission extension of the Central District:

    All Upcoming Events for this District

    Central District Conference

    Central District Conference will take place Saturday March 2, via Zoom at 10:00 a.m. (ET). This annual meeting will elect Equalization Members and affirm the 2024 District Budget.

    Helpful Links

    Indiana Conference Webshare

    Clergy Submission Request

    Live Appointment List

    Christian Conferencing Guidelines

    Metro Ministries

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