Bishop Lanette Plambeck is the resident bishop for the Dakotas-Minnesota Area. She began this role on Jan. 1, 2023. She was elected to the episcopacy at the 2022 North Central Jurisdictional Conference.
The Dakotas-Minnesota Episcopal Area comprises two separately governed conferences: the Dakotas Annual Conference and the Minnesota Annual Conference.
Bishops facilitate strategies for equipping Christians for service in the church and world.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church