Speakers for BARCELONA 2019
For this sessions we will have the privilege to host Terry Forde and Claude Richli. They would be the main speakers of the conference.
Terry Forde is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Adventist HealthCare, the first and largest health system in Montgomery County, Maryland. The system includes Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital, Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center, Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation, Adventist HealthCare Home Care Services, Adventist Medical Group, Adventist HealthCare Urgent Care, Adventist HealthCare Imaging, behavioral health services and numerous community and business health programs.
Claude Richli’s life and career span three continents: Africa, Europe, and North America. Born to missionary parents on the Island of Mauritius, off the coast of Africa, Claude grew up in France and Switzerland.
He studied in France, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States. He earned masters degrees in divinity and in business administration from Andrews University in Michigan. He served as a pastor in Canada and Switzerland, departmental leader, conference secretary and president of the Quebec Conference in Canada. In 2003, when the new East-Central Africa Division was established in Nairobi, Kenya, Claude helped lay its foundation as associate secretary by developing its working policy, and training church administrators and assistant personnel.