Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists


Debra Clements Brill, former vice president for ministries for the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, passed to her rest on August 27, 2023, at her home in Jamaica, Va., after an extended illness. She was 71.

Potomac Conference Teacher Laurie Hartman Kelly talks with an exhibitor at the NAD Educators' Convention. | Photo by Columbia Union Visitor

At the "Something Better" Educators' Convention kickoff event, students, educators and administrators flooded the Phoenix Convention Center for a chance to browse the 150 exhibits offering endless tools, ministries, organizations and resources, each designed to support the needs of Seventh-day Adventist education.