Week Day Speaker
Executive Secretary for the Southern Union Conference
The Executive Secretary ensures smooth administrative operations of the Southern Union and its associated entities. He assists the President in preparation for executive committees, union sessions, and departmental councils. He is also responsible for the preparation and distribution of minutes to the Union’s boards and committees. The Executive Secretary also issues credentials and licenses for union office and retired workers. He also serves on several boards including Oakwood University, Florida Hospital, Adventist Health System, Advent Source, and Message Magazine and vice-chairs the Southern Adventist University Board of Trustees.
Dr. David Smith
President of Southern Adventist University
Currently serves as the President of Southern Adventist University. Prior to that he served as the President of
Union College in Lincoln Nebraska for 13 years and served five years as the Senior Pastor of the
Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church in Collegedale,TN. He hold a doctorate degree in English from the University of Tennessee