Departments

Secretariat

Our mission

To help Adventist leaders within British Columbia and the Yukon to fulfill the vision and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist® Church effectively, with integrity and in adherence to the Church’s objectives, standards, and Christian principles.

How we serve

The Office of BC Conference Secretariat oversees and provides services in the following key areas to support its mission:
  • Church Policies
    • Develop, implement, and interpret church policies.
    • Advise and inform church leaders on policy questions/issues as appropriate, to advance the cohesive and orderly operations of our ministry efforts.
  • Administrative Operations
    • Record, coordinate, and archive minutes for various BC Conference committees, and oversee their implementation.
    • Issue and maintain employee service records, credentials and licenses.
    • Compile and manage membership data for statistical reports.
  • Special Projects/Initiatives
    • Secretariat also handles special projects/assignments as directed by the BC Conference President.

The Office of BC Conference Secretariat oversees and provides services in the following key areas to support its mission:

Ern Brake 
Vice President for Administration
REACH
604-853-5451 x102 
ebrake@bcadventist.ca

Sheila Macaraig
Executive Assistant
Secretariat
604 853 5451 x106
smacaraig@bcadventist.ca