C. Scriven

(1896-1964). Administrator. He was born in Iowa and entered the ministry in the South Dakota Conference in 1916. With the exception of the years he spent taking college work, he served as a minister and administrator in conference work until the day of his death. In 1923 he accepted a call from the Iowa Conference to become home missionary secretary, then was chosen for the same position in the Atlantic Union Conference in 1926. Between the years 1931 and 1964 Scriven served as president of the following conferences: New York, Upper Columbia, Washington, Oregon, and North Pacific Union.

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

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