Kentucky-Tennessee Conference Welcomes New V.P. for Administration
As of April, 2021, Elder Mike Hewitt, has joined the administrative team of the conference as the new Vice President for Administration. Elder Hewitt comes to this position with an extensive background in pastoral and administrative ministry. He grew up in Salem, Virginia, and attended the Adventist elementary school in Roanoke. He is a 3rd generation S.D.A., and both his paternal and maternal grandparents joined the church after attending evangelistic meetings. Following high school, Elder Hewitt entered the field of law enforcement, serving for 10 years in the Roanoke County, VA Sheriff’s department. After experiencing a renewed calling from the Lord to pastoral ministry, Elder Hewitt became an active leader in his local congregation, and eventually was invited by the Potomac Conference to devote his life to full-time pastoral service. After a decade of pastoral ministry in Potomac Conference, the Hewitt’s were invited to serve in administration in the Mountain View Conference, where Elder Hewitt has been the President, for the past four years.
Elder Hewitt has an Associates degree in Criminal Justice, a Bachelors degree in Organizational Leadership from Bluefield College, a Masters degree in Pastoral Ministry from Andrews University, and, is presently, a newly enrolled doctoral candidate at Fuller Theological Seminary. Mike is married to his wife Brittan, who serves in the Treasury department of the Mountain View Conference. The Hewitt’s have two children who are students at the Parkersburg, W.VA. church school; Jewell, who is in the 9th grade, and Levi, who is in the 2nd grade. Elder Hewitt loves evangelism; loves seeing God’s Church grow and prosper, and loves lending support and assistance to employees and conference constituents helping them in the pursuit of the mission of God’s Church. Elder Hewitt’s hobbies include traveling in his R.V., automotive repair, and spending time with his family.