Human Resources and
Benefits Manager
(978) 682-7676 ext. 121
Benefits Assistant
(978) 682-7676 ext.122


Treasurer's Checklist

The New England Conference clergy (those with a 3/4 time appointment or more) and conference staff are eligible for health insurance and other benefits covered in this section.

Clergy and Conference staff (younger than 65) health benefits:

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NOTE: Beginning Jan. 1, 2021 we will offer the full range of options through
HealthFlex Exchange. Learn more about that here.
  • HealthFlex Benefits Program 
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • OptumRx mail-order prescriptions (optional)
  • CIGNA Dental
  • Virgin Pulse
  • MDLIVE telemedicine service

Clergy and Conference staff (65 and older) health benefits:

  • United Healthcare
  • OptumRx mail-order prescriptions (optional)
  • Medicare Part D Pharmacy Saver
  • Guardian Dental
  • Silver Sneakers Fitness program
  • MDLIVE telemedicine service

Wespath Benefits and Investments administers the retirement plans for United Methodist clergy and lay staff:

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Clergy pension benefits

Lay-employee retirement benefits

See the menu on the right for more information about each of these benefits.