Chesapeake Conference Treasurer Moves to ASI

By Samantha Young

At the recommendation of the Adventist-Laymen’s Services and Industries (ASI) board, the North American Division (NAD) has elected A. Ramon Chow to serve as executive secretary and treasurer of the mission-focused association of Adventist lay persons. Chow, who has worked for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in various capacities since college, has served as Chesapeake Conference treasurer since 1999. “Elder Chow has served with distinction,” says conference president Rob Vandeman. “His broad background in denominational service, accumulated wisdom, and very capable management skills have helped us navigate through some difficult waters over the past nine years.” Chow, who replaces Ron Christman, will take up his new duties with ASI ( sometime this fall.