Human Resource Services




    Orna Garnett


    | (443) 391 7102
    Chandler Riley

    Chandler Riley

    Associate Director

    | (443) 391 7103

    Sarah Kelly

    HR Systems and Training Specialist

    | (443) 391 7104

    Michael Martell

    Senior Employment Specialist

    | (443) 391 7101

    Our Mission

    To help employees at our headquarters reach their highest potential in living out a Christ-centered message of hope and wholeness.  Moreover, we aspire to attract, develop, and retain an exceptionally talented NAD Office workforce to serve our entire Division territory.

    How We Serve

    • Facilitate the Annual HR Conference
    • Support within the North American Division headquarters located in Maryland:

      • Facilitate compliance with federal, state and local employment laws and organizational policies
      • Oversee employment, compensation, employee relations, benefits, and compliance
      • Manage employees' benefits, conduct new employee’s orientation, and exit interviews
      • Serve as the liaison between the employer and the optional benefit vendors
      • Create and maintain timekeeping accounts
      • Oversee employees' ergonomic needs
      • Assist with employees' professional development opportunities


    Employment Verification 

    • For past or current employment verification, please send the request and a signed Authorization Release via fax (443) 259-4882 or email

    Job Opportunities

    Contact Us

    North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church
    Human Resource Services
    9705 Patuxent Woods Drive
    Columbia, MD 21046-1565, USA