Strategic leadership and supervision to each department and ministry which is a part of the North American Division.


Oversight and service in six key areas: church policies, missions, human relations, administrative operations, special projects/initiatives, and resources.


Administrative and financial leadership of the North American Division, as well as a trustee and steward of the funds received.


Adult Ministries

Resourcing the movement of our people from membership to discipleship in the areas of Sabbath School, Personal and Prison Ministries.

Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries

Representing denominational interests in the chaplaincy and military-related services.

Adventist Colleges Abroad

Enhancing international acquisition within the Adventist network of education and to provide specifically designed educational opportunities for North American students wishing to study abroad.

Adventist Community Services

Humanitarian relief and individual and community development to fulfill the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist® Church.

Adventist-laymen's Services and Industries (ASI)

Encouraging the use of vocations as a ministry to aid in the advancement of the great gospel commission.

Big Data + Social Media

To help ministries, conferences, unions, and the divisions better understand, connect with, and provide relevant cost effective initiatives and services to church members through social media outreach and big data analytics, and give voices to member needs and thoughts.

Children's Ministries

Empowering Leaders. Impacting Kids.


The Communication department conveys the inspirational story about the Seventh-day Adventist® Church in North America.

Disabilities Ministries

Encouraging local congregations to give special attention to individuals with disabilities, including the development of programs for witnessing to people with disabilities and making our churches accessible to all.


Providing opportunity for students to accept Christ as their Savior, to allow the Holy Spirit to transform their lives, and to fulfill the commission of preaching the gospel to all the world.

Family Ministries

Reaching Families for Eternity.

Health Ministries

Demonstrating God's love by promoting whole person health principles to Adventist church leaders, members and the community at large, assisting people from all ages, gender, and ethnicity in reaching their full potential for wholeness and a productive abundant life.

Message Magazine

An award winning, bi-monthly, 32-page religious journal that features uplifting interviews, thoughtful analysis of current events and the prophetic voice of spiritual leaders.

Ministerial Association

Empowering the ministerial community in leading churches to reach their world for Christ.

Multilingual Ministries

Making disciples of all people, communicating the everlasting gospel in the context of the three angels’ messages of Revelation 14:6–12, leading them to accept Jesus as personal Savior and unite with His remnant Church, discipling them to serve Him as Lord and preparing them for His soon return.

Native Ministries

Enhancing, supporting, and coordinating with the existing Native Ministries, both denominationally operated and supporting ministries, that exist throughout the NAD.

North American Division Evangelism Institute (NADEI)

Tangibly expressing the Division’s commitment to inspire a love for evangelism in seminary students, pastors, and lay ministers.

Office of Volunteer Ministries

Connecting North American volunteers to mission opportunities that effectively meet the needs of people and communities across North American and around the world.

Philanthropic Services for Institutions (PSI)

Serving the Adventist Church in the North American Division as the primary source for fundraising information and assistance through training, consulting, informational resources, on-site visits, and personal contact for the purpose of assisting organizations in acquiring funds to fulfill their missions.

Prayer Ministries

Spiritually strengthening and supporting every ministry, pastor, and administrator at every level of the church by fusing the three fundamental elements of mission—prayer, Bible study, and ministry

Public Affairs and Religious Liberty (PARL)

Proclaiming and defending the God-given gift of religious freedom which is integral to our prophetic role as Seventh-day Adventists® and primary evangelistic efforts.


Engaging and educating members that their faith in Jesus is inseparably connected to managing the time, talent, and treasure entrusted to them by God.

Women's Ministries

Modeling Jesus Christ through meaningful relationships and effective ministries.

Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Providing practical resources, training, and mentoring opportunities to youth leaders and their youth, and creating a youth ministries presence in every church.


Adventist Retirement

Providing opportunities for participants to secure retirement benefits by tracking employment, providing planning opportunities, encouraging savings, processing and granting benefits, and speaking on behalf of retirees.

Human Resource Services

Maintaining a Christ-centered and professional environment that attracts, develops and retains our diverse workforce.

IT Services

Supporting the Gospel Mission through technology ministries.

Office of Strategy and Research

Helping each NAD entity become a “best-run” organization for God’s glory through Spirit-filled planning, performance, assessment, and continuous improvement.

Planned Giving and Trust Services

Providing useful financial, estate, and gift planning information—with special sensitivity to our faith.


Adventist Book Center

The Adventist Book Center (ABC) carries the full line of Pacific Press and Review & Herald products, Bibles, Sabbath School supplies, children’s materials, music, devotional materials, and more.

Adventist Information Ministry

AIM is located on the campus of Andrews University and employs Christian students as Customer Service Representatives (CSRs) caring for contacts.  Seminarians, studying to be ministers of the gospel, function as chaplains offering spiritual care.

Adventist Risk Management

Adventist Risk Management®, Inc. is the official insurance and risk management company for the Seventh-day Adventist Church and Adventist ministries around the world.


AdventSource is the official leadership resource center for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America.

Christian Record Services, Inc.

Christian Record Services, Inc. is an international organization serving people who are blind in 73 countries worldwide.

Pacific Press

The Pacific Press® Publishing Association's purpose is to uplift Jesus Christ in communicating biblical teachings, health principles, and family values—in many languages—through various types of printed materials, video products, and recordings of Christian music.

Seminars Unlimited

Your North American Division "One-Stop-Shop" Evangelism Resource Center