Publishing Department Director

A supervisor of the literature ministry within a conference, a union, or a division. He or she was originally an officer of a conference tract and missionary society and was called a state agent. Such a supervisor in a conference has at different times and places been known also as the provincial agent, canvassing agent, and field missionary secretary. For the director on the General Conference level, see Publishing Department .

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