Volunteer Marshals and Pages Needed for General Conference 2012

Date Posted: 7/11/2011

Volunteers can now apply online to serve as marshals or pages during The United Methodist Church’s 2012 General Conference. The denomination’s top legislative assembly will meet in Tampa, Fla. April 24-May 4, 2012.

Approximately 150 volunteers are needed during General Conference. Marshals and pages are responsible for their own travel and expenses.

Marshals serve in the visitor and reserved seating galleries, assist visitors and special guests and check credentials for proper authorization.

Pages assist delegates, secretarial staff, Bishops, members of the Judicial Council and official visitors. They distribute approved materials and deliver printed information.

Those interested should submit an online application at www.umcevents.org/gc2012marshalpage. Deadline for applications is Aug. 31, 2011. Applicants will be notified of their status by Nov. 30.