Bradford C. Newton, Ministerial Secretary
Bradford C. Newton has served as executive secretary of the Pacific Union Conference since 2008. He has previously served as president of Nevada-Utah Conference, government relations director and associate public affairs and religious liberty director of the Pacific Union, and as a pastor in Southern California and Illinois. In addition to his role as executive secretary, he has held the additional responsibility of Union ministerial director since 2010. Newton earned his bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees from Andrews University. He is a native of Arcadia, California. His wife, Jennifer Christian Newton, is a health care management consultant, and they have two adult children, Amanda and Tyler.