Pastor Gil F. Webb is the new vice president for administration of the Mid-America Union, elected by the Executive Committee at its regularly scheduled meeting on November 15. He has now accepted the position and will transition from current responsibilities for the Central States Conference as ministerial director and an assistant to the president. He has also been serving, since February 2010, as pastor of Linwood Boulevard SDA Temple in Kansas City, Missouri.
A native of San Francisco, Webb graduated from Golden Gate Academy and went on to Oakwood College (now Oakwood University). After earning a degree in Theology, he entered pastoral ministry in October 1976. The next year he married Patricia Y. Mann, at that time a member of his Linwood Church family. The Webbs are parents of two adult children, Gil Webb II and Chalonda Webb, with one grandson, Gil Webb III.