Spoolstra, Linda Rev 20000722 Article
And women in New England have achieved some lofty positions. The United Methodist Church's top regional regional administrator is a woman, Bishop Susan W. Hassinger. So is the top official of Massachusetts' American American Baptist Churches, the Rev. Linda Spoolstra. And the Rev. Margaret G. Payne of Shelburne, Mass., will be installed installed as bishop of the New England synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in September.