Youth & Young Adult

Youth and Young Adult Ministries

Welcome to the web page for Youth and Young Adult Ministries!



 Youth Ministries Links:

United Methodist Young Peoples' Ministries

The YouthWorker Movement   


Young Adult Ministry Links

General Board of Discipleship Young Peoples Ministries

General Board of Higher Education and Ministry 

Iowa United Methodist Related Colleges


Iowa Wesleyan 



Iowa Wesley Foundation Campus Ministries

Drake University       

Iowa State University 

University of Iowa 

University of Northern Iowa 

Wesley Foundation Updates

People to Know:

Carl Gladstone
Young People's Ministries Regional Staff
North Central Jurisdiction
Telephone: 586-295-3055 

Charles Harrison, CEO & Executive Director
Youth Worker Movement
Telephone: 972-333-9870


District Youth Coordinators  

Central              Brenda Goodall

East Central      Phil Rogers

North Central     Bethany Willers

Northeast          Chuck Norman

Northwest         Wil George

South Central   Gideon Gallo
Southeast         Michael Slininger

Southwest        Caleb Fairchild


Contact Name



Dee Dee Sobotka   

Administrative Assistant  



Contacting us

The Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church
2301 Rittenhouse St. Des Moines, IA 50321 | (515) 974-8900 |