Alex H. Ruiz serves as the senior pastor at the Santa Fe Marcy Park and Las Vegas Journey Seventh-day Adventist churches and Santa Fe Airport Company. Prior to arriving to the Texico Conference, Pastor Ruiz worked in the Texas conference for five years. He was ordained as a minister by the Southwestern Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, in 2017. He also received his Master of Divinity degree from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, MI. Pastor Ruiz is married to Jennifer Ruiz and together they have a son, Ezra Ruiz. Pastor Ruiz loves hiking, picnicking, playing sports and having fun with other families in the outdoors. He is passionate about doing home visits with his members, evangelistic meetings, giving Bible studies, training leaders for small groups and having fun with youth and children.