People who have become General Authorities who were my stake president or I worked closely with during my life.


William W. Parmley

Elder William W. Parmerley, Bishop, Stake President, Area Authority Seventy, Gospel Doctrine Teacher, he served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy 2003-2009.  For nearly 30 years, Elder Parmley served as chief of cardiology at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine where he lectured internationally and served as editor and chief of the Journal of American College of Cardiology, the most widely read cardiology journal in the world.

Bishop Dean M. Davies was sustained as Second Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on March 31, 2012. Bishop Davies has served the Church as a mission president, mission president’s counselor, stake president, stake president’s counselor, stake executive secretary, high councilor, in several bishoprics, and as a full-time missionary in the Uruguay/Paraguay Mission.

Elder Larry Y. Wilson was sustained a member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 2, 2011, at age 61. He is now serving at Church headquarters in the Temple Department and previously served in Hong Kong, China, as a member of the Asia Area Presidency.

Elder Steven M. Petersen, 58, Farr West, Utah; chairman of the board, Petersen Inc.; former bishop, high councilor, stake president’s counselor, stake president, and mission president; married to Polly Petersen, seven children.