Mrs. Gerene Joseph
Education Director and Prayer Ministries Coordinator
Mrs. Gerene Joseph is a native of Antigua and Barbuda who now resides in the United States Virgin Islands. She holds a master’s degree in education from Andrews University and is presently pursuing a PhD in Educational Leadership at the University of the Virgin Islands. An educator for over 35 years, she currently serves the North Caribbean Conference as its Education Director, as well as Prayer Ministries Coordinator. In addition, from 2007-2013, Mrs Joseph served the North Caribbean Conference as its Women and Children’s Ministries Director. She is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of the Southern Caribbean.
Mrs. Joseph, who is a poet, a musician, and a composer, recently published her first title, “Questions from Jesus the Master Teacher: An Integration of Faith and Learning”. She is also a regular contributor to the General Conference Women’s Devotional book.
She is married to Elder Roosevelt Sylvester Joseph, an instructor at Career and Technical Education Centre (CTEC) on St. Croix, and their union has produced two children, Sylene, who is a cost accountant at Orlando International Airport and Sylvester Jr. who is a First Officer at Jet Blue Airlines. Mrs. Joseph’s motto is, “For the child of God excellence is not an option but an obligation” and her favourite bible text is Zechariah 4:6 which states “not by might nor by power but by my spirit saith the LORD of host”.
Danny M. Philip
Stewardship, Trust Services, and Spirit of Prophecy Director
Thank you for allowing me to serve you as the Stewardship, Trust Services, and Spirit of Prophecy Director of the North Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventist. Allow me to introduce myself to you. I am Danny M. Philip. My mantra is “Putting People First,” and my focus is to help others live with the assurance of salvation in Jesus Christ, find emotional wholeness, and contribute to their leadership development.
The love of my life is my wife, Kiene Ann Philip. Whom the Lord has blessed me with for the past twenty-five (25) years. She is an educator by profession and serves as the Librarian/Media Specialist at the St. Croix Seventh-day Adventist School. Our son Jachin is a teenager and is in High School.
In 1995 I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theology from the then Caribbean Union College, now the University of the Southern Caribbean. Subsequently, I read for a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counselling. I am currently a doctoral candidate reading for a Ph.D. in Creative Leadership for Innovation and Change. Pastor Philip is an ordained minister of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. He has served in the Guyana Conference, St. Lucía Mission, and the North Caribbean Conference. He has served as a District Pastor, Youth and Chaplaincy Director, and Health Ministry Director in St. Lucia Mission and the North Caribbean Conference. Currently, he serves as the Director responsible for Stewardship Ministries, Trust Services and Plan Giving Ministries, and the Health Ministry of the North Caribbean Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.