General Auxiliaries

Sister Barbara Thompson

Second Counselor of the General Relief Society Presidency

Barbara Thompson was called as second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency in 2007.

Prior to her call, Thompson worked as the executive director of an international assessment center for abused and neglected children. She has also worked in the social services field directing a number of state-level human and family services departments.

She received a bachelor’s degree in social work from Brigham Young University and has a master’s degree in social work from the University of Utah.

Recent articles, addresses, and speeches

Cleave unto the CovenantsOctober 2011 General Conference

Personal Revelation and TestimonyOctober 2011 General Conference

And of Some Have Compassion, Making a DifferenceOctober 2010 General Conference

Mind the GapOctober 2009 General Conference

His Arm Is SufficientApril 2009 General Conference

Now Let Us RejoiceOctober 2008 General Conference

I Will Strengthen Thee; I Will Help TheeOctober 2007 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Barbara Thompson

Full Name Barbara Thompson

Born

Place of Birth San Luis Obispo, California, United States