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Kevin Sullivan, a member of Potomac Conference’s Waynesboro (Va.) church, was recently sworn in as an administrative appeals judge for the Social Security Administration (SSA) for their office in Baltimore.
The Reginald S. Lourie Center for Infants and Young Children, the Lourie Center, announced the appointment of Marcel Wright, MBA, to executive director.
More than 425 members from Potomac Conference’s Sligo church and students from Washington Adventist University (WAU), Sligo Adventist School, and John Nevins Andrews School, all in Takoma Park, Md., participated in the annual Walk for the Homeless.
More than 460 people joined Washington Adventist Hospital (WAH) for its 21st annual Black-Tie Gala held at the Bethesda North Marriott in Bethesda, Md.
Numerous television, newspapers, and magazines covering the Haiti tragedy have noted or featured Seventh-day Adventists in their reports. Here are 12 leads and links:
Last month Celeste Ryan Blyden, Columbia Union Conference communication director, and Kermit Netteburg, senior pastor of the Beltsville (Md.) church, led a webinar designed to help churches find practical ways to raise awareness of the Adventist Church.
Rob Jepson, Adventist HealthCare’s vice president of Government Affairs and Public Affairs, was sworn in last month as chairman of the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce in the state of Maryland. Jepson is a member of Chesapeake Conference’s Frederick (Md.) church.
John Konrad, general manager and vice president of WGTS 91.9 FM, the Christian radio station owned by Washington Adventist University (WAU) in Takoma Park, Md., was honored recently for his efforts to use the station to minister to the Washington, D.C., community and beyond.
The Chesapeake Conference Executive Committee has elected Rick Remmers, DMin, as their new conference secretary.
We regret to announce the passing of Adrian Theophilus Westney, DD, 82, who died last night after a brief illness.