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The mission of the Tennessee Conference

…is to discover, equip, connect, and send lay and clergy leaders who shape congregations that offer Jesus Christ to a hurting world one neighborhood at a time


TNUMC building


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The TNUMC Conference Center on Perimeter Park Drive in the southeast area of Nashville.


The Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church 

falls within the Nashville Episcopal Area which also includes the Memphis Conference.

The resident bishop is Bishop William (Bill) McAlilly, elected to this post in 2012. The Episcopal Office is located in downtown Nashville at 1908 Grand Avenue, Nashville, TN 37212.

Alphabetical listing of Conference Staff by office suite.


TNUMC Conference Center
304 S. Perimeter Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37211
(This is about 10 miles south of the city at the I-24 and Harding Place/TN-255 exchange.)

Main Phone: 615-329-1177

The following offices are at this location:
  • Administration & Finance for the Tennessee Conference, Suite 4
  • Connectional Ministries for the Tennessee Conference, Suite 1
  • Office of Ministerial Concerns for the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences, Suite 6
  • United Methodist Foundation for the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences, Suite 3
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