Connecting young people to God,
the church and the community

We are azsdayouth


AZSDAYouth Ministries seeks to support the churches in the Arizona Conference by providing resources, ideas and events that will empower and equip young people for effective ministry.


  1. Offer opportunities/activities outside of church to build and strengthen relationships among AZSDA youth
  2. Provide resources for AZSDAYouth to learn who they are, where are they going
  3. Foster a spirit of unity among churches in the Arizona Conference
  4. Give the youth of Arizona a Biblical view of worship as well as a meaningful worship experience
  5. Challenge church leadership to empower younger generations
  6. Improve communication among churches
SDA Church


Manny Cruz

Taco Enthusiast and Youth Ministries Director

Gabriela Corella

Administrative Assistant Youth Ministries

Elda Diaz

Arizona Conference Volunteer Adventurer Assistant Director

Lily Chairez

Arizona Conference Volunteer Pathfinder Assistant Director

Danaly Quintana

Northern Arizona Area Coordinator & AZ Conference Bible Experience Assistant Coordinator

Mike Wood

Arizona Conference Bible Experience Coordinator & Central Arizona Area Coordinator

Rolando Valdez

Central Arizona Area Coordinator and Master Guide Coordinator

Lori Orvek

Arizona Conference Education Coordinator & Southern Arizona Area Coordinator

Isai Chairez

Southern Arizona Area Coordinator

Jeff Stevens

Southern Arizona Area Coordinator

Fred Daniel

Advisor to AZ Conference Pathfinder Ministries; Drilling and Marching Instructor

Uriel Rojas

Eastern Arizona Area Coordinator

Eunice Mendez

Western Arizona Area Coordinator

Dalia Carillo

Eastern Arizona Area Coordinator

Armando Metelin

Western Arizona Area Coordinator

Jessica Ramirez

Central Arizona Area Coordinator

Gladys Gonzales

Arizona Conference Volunteer Children's Ministry Assistant Director