2016 Wesleyan Discipline: 1378
From Wesleyan Discipline
1378. Membership. The board shall consist of the district superintendent, the assistant district superintendent (2016 Wesleyan Discipline:1320), if any, and, in addition, the district board of administration shall elect as many additional members as deemed sufficient. At least two members shall be from among the laity, and the ministerial members shall be ordained. The term of office for the elected members shall be for three years, with the election so arranged that approximately one-third shall be elected each year. General regulations for the members of this board are defined in 2016 Wesleyan Discipline:1275-1292.