Howard Voss

(1923-1992). Minister, departmental secretary, administrator. He was born at Darrow, Oklahoma, and was educated at Southwestern Junior College (now Southwestern College) and La Sierra Adventist College. He married Thelma Jean Nix in 1945 and was ordained to the gospel ministry in 1953. His first denominational service, beginning in 1948, was in education as dean of men at Oak Park Academy in Iowa for one year, and then as principal of the Houston, Texas, intermediate school for one year. For the following three years he pastored in the Wyoming Conference, then served as a departmental secretary for three years in the same field. From 1963 to 1975 he was in departmental leadership positions in the Minnesota, Arkansas-Louisiana, and Oregon conferences, as well as the Central Union Conference...

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

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