Publishing Department

A department in the General Conference whose officers, a director, and associate directors, in an advisory capacity, coordinate the various phases of the denomination’s literature ministry, both production and distribution throughout the world field. These officers are members of the General Conference Executive Committee. The World Literature Ministry Coordinating Board, consisting of all division presidents, publishing department directors, selected publishing house managers, the president, secretary, and treasurer of the General Conference is chaired by a General Conference vice president, with the General Conference Publishing Department director serving as secretary. This board coordinates interdivision publishing products, appropriates funds for special equipment purchase, initiate...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.