President Richard C. Dye, Sr.
Richard C. Dye, Sr. was elected president of the Arkansas-Louisiana Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
LaVonne and Richard C. Dye, Sr.
Elder Richard “Rick” C. Dye, Sr. is the newly elected president of the Arkansas-Louisiana Conference. Rick has spent the past 35 years in ministry. He has had the privilege to serve congregations in Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. For the past nine months Elder Dye has been the Ministerial Director, Evangelism Coordinator, Sabbath School/Church Ministries Director and interim Association Secretary in Arkansas-Louisiana. He has also served as Executive Secretary, Director for Men’s Ministries, Planned Giving and Trust Services, Communications, Religious Liberty and Sabbath School/Church Ministries for the Oklahoma Conference. His service also included Health Ministries and ASI Director for the Texico Conference. Rick’s passion in ministry is telling men and women about Jesus and welcoming men and women to the family of God. An equal passion is to train, equip, encourage and empower men and women who love the Lord to learn their passion, their gifts and their style in ministering to people every day. Elder Dye is a graduate of Union College and Andrews University. Rick and his wife, LaVonne, enjoy traveling and spending time with their adult sons and families.