Ken Denslow is Assistant to the President of the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Silver Spring, Maryland. Previously he served the Church's Illinois Conference as president, a position he held for nine years. Prior to that he served as a pastor, ministerial director and conference secretary in three conferences. He also was for several years associate director of the North American Division Evangelism Institute. His wife, Patricia, is a seventh grade home room teacher at J. N. Andrews Elementary School in Takoma Park, Maryland. Ken and Pat have two grown children: Michael lives in Chicago and Kristin lives with her husband and daughter in Gainesville, Florida.