Willie and Elaine Oliver are directors of the Department of Family Ministries for the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church World Headquarters since June 2010.
Willie Oliver is an ordained minister and holds a PhD in Family Sociology; a master’s degree in Pastoral Counseling; a master’s degree in Sociology; and a bachelor’s degree in Theology. Elaine Oliver holds a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and a master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health. She is a licensed clinical professional counselor.
The Oliver’s have conducted marriage conferences, retreats, and relationship seminars around the world. They produce and host a weekly marriage, family, and relationship program on Hope Channel called Real Family Talk with Willie and Elaine Oliver.
Willie and Elaine Oliver have been married for over 30 years and are the parents of two young adults.