On a momentous occasion at the recently concluded convention in Montego Bay, Jamaica, Elder Rohan Riley of the George Town Seventh-day Adventist Church has been appointed as the President of the Inter-American Division of Seventh-day Adventists, Adventist Laymen’s Services and Industries (ASi) for the period 2023 – 2026.
The convention, which gathered over 150 prominent leaders and dedicated professionals from across the Inter-American Division (IAD), served as a platform to highlight the commitment of Seventh-day Adventists’ commitment to spreading the gospel. The event underscored the vital role that ASi members play in connecting with diverse communities and promoting the values of the Seventh-day Adventist faith.
Evangelist Roshe Riley, daughter of the newly appointed President, Elder Rohan Riley, delivered an impactful devotional address during the convention. Her participation added a personal touch to the proceedings, resonating with the delegates and emphasizing the spiritual dedication within the Adventist community.
The ASi Convention also witnessed the selection of other officers serving during the 2023-2026 term. These appointments include:
• Lyndon Antoine, First Vice President
• Cecil Foster, Regional Vice President for the English region
• Victor Valdivieso, Regional Vice President for the Spanish region
• David Poloche, Secretary
• Ivelisse Herrera, Treasurer
• Julius Sealy, Public Relations Officer
• Yvonne Lawson, Assistant Public Relations Officer
• Ian Greene, Project Coordinator
• Jorge Morazán, Assistant Project Coordinator
• Eugene Benjamin, Evangelism Coordinator for English region
• Danny Morris, Evangelism Coordinator for Spanish region
The convention’s central theme, “Reigniting the Flame for Mission,” was a reminder of the collective responsibility to spread the message of Christ to a broader audience. The event highlights the determination of Adventist business owners and professionals to use their influence to impact their communities and the world positively.
For further insights into the ASi Convention and its outcomes, interested readers can access the full news item on the Inter-American Division’s official website.
Written by: Devarro Whittaker, Associate Television Producer.