The African Methodist Episcopal Church will Hold it General Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. The first general conference ever held in Nashville. This is a great time for African Methodist in the 13th District. Vashti Murphy McKenzie , was elected the first Female Bishop in the History of the AME Church, and is the leader of the 13th District. The 13th District has always been a leader and innovator within tthe AME Church and in America. The conference will be held at Opryland Hotel, a Gaylord Property in late June and early July 2012.