38 Commissioners to General Council will be elected as follows:

  1. Remaining nominees from Presbyteries/Synod for a total of 28
  2. The President-designate (Catherine MacDonald)
  3. The Youth Forum pilgrim
  4. 3 other persons under the age of 30
  5. 5 remaining Commissioners with a balance of lay persons and ministry personnel.


Nominees for Commissioner should fill in the nomination form before March 30: https://marconf.ca/ac2018-93rd-annual-meeting/es15-nomination-biographical-sheet/

  • Please note, nominees for Moderator need to be a Commissioner in order to run.


Commissioner Orientation will be held on Sunday, May 27 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Conference Office. Anyone who already knows that they are, or thinks that they may become, a Commissioner should plan to attend this gathering. Alternates are included in this invitation.