ADMINISTRATION

PRESIDENT
KEVIN MILLER
907-346-1004 Ext. 1011


Kevin Miller was elected president at the 2016 Constituency Session held in July.  He served as pastor of the Northside SDA Church since 2007.  In 2010 he became part time pastor of Northside and assumed part time duties as vice-president, ministerial for the Alaska Conference. He also serves as a captain with the Alaska National Guard Chaplain Corps.  Kevin holds a B.A. in Theology from Southern Adventist University and a Masters of Divinity. Kevin & his wife Paula have three children, Kara, AJ & Joshua.

VICE PRESIDENT-SECRETARIAT
QUENTIN PURVIS
907-346-1004 Ext. 1012


Quentin Purvis is no stranger to Alaska. He was born and raised in Wrangell where he graduated from high school. He found Jesus and was baptized while attending electronic school in Phoenix, Arizona. After three years working for Hughes Aircraft, he felt the call into ministry. He left Tucson and spent four years studying theology in Tennessee. After pastoring for 18 years in Michigan, Quentin returned to the land of his heritage and has served as Executive Secretary since 2010. He holds a B.A. degree in Theology from Southern Adventist University and a Masters in Pastoral Ministry from Andrews University. Quentin and Kim have two children, Katie and Kaila.

 

VICE PRESIDENT-FINANCE
JIM JENSEN
907-346-1004 Ext. 1013


Jim joined the conference team in June 2013.  Prior to his move, he served as an Associate Treasurer with the Rocky Mountain Conference and was active in his church as part of the audio-visual team, a Juniors Sabbath School teacher and assisted with Children's Church.  Jim and his wife Teresa have five children.


ASSISTANT TREASURER
NITA LARSON
907-346-1004 Ext. 1015


Nita brings to the office a breadth of experience in accounting and finances.  Formerly a manager with First National Bank Alaska, she began her duties at the Conference in June  2007.  Nita is an active member of the Anchorage Northside Church where she serves as an elder.

 

ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY
JOANN STEVENS
907-346-1004 Ext. 1010


Joining the staff in September of 2004 as a part-time assistant to the president, she was officially hired as the Administrative secretary in January of 2005.  In addition to supporting the officers, JoAnn maintains service and membership records and manages reservations for guest rooms, Camp Tuk and Palmer Camp Ground.

 

EDUCATION | COMMUNICATIONS SECRETARY
BRENDA CAMPBELL-JOHNSON
907-346-1004 Ext. 1000


A life-long Alaskan, Brenda has been with the conference since 2005.  As the main receiptionist, she is the first face visitors see when they come to the office.  In addition, she serves as the education secretary, communications director and local IT support.  Prior to joining the conference, she was a trainer for Chase Manhattan Bank and has over 11 years working with the State of Alaska, most recently as the supervisor of the Denali KidCare Office.  Brenda holds a Bachelors in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and owns a small administrative support business, Professional Administrative Services.