The Cayman Islands Conference of Seventh-day Adventists recently elected its new administration during its sixth Quadrennial Session held on March 5, 2023. The new administration comprises three officers and a vice-president, all dedicated to serving the church and its members.
Leading the conference as its new President is Dr Ivor Harry. Harry, who hails from Guyana, has been a Gospel Minister in the Seventh-day Adventist Church for over 30 years. In addition, he has served as a High School Teacher and Probation Officer in Jamaica. He has pastored 48 congregations, planted seven churches, and seen over 2,000 people become Christians in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Dr Harry is also known for being a voice for the voiceless and has worked tirelessly to establish the name of Northern Caribbean University in the Cayman Islands. With his vast experience and dedication to the church, Dr Harry is expected to be an excellent leader for the Cayman Islands Conference.
The conference’s Executive Secretary is Pastor Carlon Nyack, currently the Pastor of the Filadelfia and East End Seventh-day Adventist Churches. Nyack was born in the Cayman Islands to Trinidadian parents and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theology from Montemorelos University, Mexico, and a Master of Divinity degree from Andrews University Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Michigan, USA. Pastor Nyack is passionate about God and people and enjoys passionately and energetically sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with every generation, especially the youth.
The conference’s Chief Financial Officer is Pastor John E. Wesley, the firstborn of Adventist missionaries James and Pearldine Wesley (nee Jeffers from East End, Grand Cayman). Pastor Wesley grew up on South Caicos Island and has accomplished further studies, including Bachelor’s in Accounting, a Master’s in Business Administration, Bachelor’s in Law with Honors, and a Master’s in International Business Law. Pastor Wesley is working on his dissertation towards a doctoral degree in Ministry and studying for a Doctoral in Management. In addition, Pastor Wesley is also a missionary at heart and loves spreading the Gospel, having conducted seminars and evangelist campaigns in different countries and led many souls into the knowledge and love of the Lord.
Lastly, the conference’s Vice President is Pastor Andrew Campbell, another locally-born pastor in the Cayman Islands Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. Pastor Campbell completed his Bachelor’s in religion in 2010 and his Master of Divinity in 2013 with an emphasis in Systematic Theology from Andrews University Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Michigan, USA. He served as a Pastor in Norway for six years, primarily engaged in Youth Ministry, before returning to the Cayman Islands in October 2019. Pastor Campbell previously served at the conference as Executive Secretary and Chairman of the Cayman Academy School Board. His passion is sharing the good news of salvation that comes to us freely through our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
In conclusion, the new three administration and vice-president of the Cayman Islands Conference of Seventh-day Adventists comprises four individuals passionate about the church’s service and its members. With their vast experience and dedication to the church, they ask for your continual prays as they lead the conference towards greater heights and continue to direct the spread of the Gospel throughout the Cayman Islands.
Submitted by: Devarro Whittaker, Associate Television Producer. Edited by: Pastor John E. Wesley, Chief Financial Officer