Results of First Ballot — no election

The results of the first ballot in the election for Twelfth Bishop of New Jersey

Diocese of New Jersey – Election of XII Bishop — Ballot 1

The report on the results of Ballot No 1. Note that numbers are listed in the randomized order that they appear on the ballot.
Total Clergy
Total Lay
Total Votes
The Rev. Canon Melissa M. Skelton276794
The Rev. Canon Donald J. Muller274168
The Rev. Martha Sylvia Ovalle Vásquez164763
The Very Rev. René R. John171532
The Rev. Canon William H. Stokes375895
The Rev. Dr. Joan E. Beilstein242650
The Rev. Canon Dr. Francisco Pozo71724
The Rev. David Anderson123850
The Rev. Dr. Allen F. Robinson266894

Clergy votes cast = 193 (clergy majority = 97)

Lay votes cast = 377 (laity majority = 189)

For an election of bishop a majority is required in both the order of laity and the order of clergy.