General Conference Executive Committee

The administrative body of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the intervals between sessions of the General Conference. It consists of all who are elected at the General Conference sessions to serve in the General Conference organization and in the divisions; also the presidents of union conferences and union missions, the ex-presidents of the General Conference holding credentials from the General Conference, the presidents of the two SDA universities, the editor of the Adventist Review , the presidents of the publishing houses in the United States, the president of Home Study International/Griggs University, and the executive director of the General Conference Insurance Service; also up to 80 others, elected at the sessions or by the General Conference Executive Committee between sessio...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.