Elder Craig A. Cardon
Elder Craig A. Cardon was sustained a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on March 31, 2012. At the time of his call he had been serving as a member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy since April 1, 2006. He currently serves as an assistant executive director in the Priesthood Department. He previously served as president of the Africa West Area and as Editor of Church Magazines.
Elder Cardon studied accounting and earned a BA degree from Arizona State University. He received an MPA degree from the Harvard Kennedy School with a Methodological Area of Concentration in Leadership and was named a Littauer Fellow. Prior to his call in 2006 he was an entrepreneur with multiple business interests.
Elder Cardon has served the Church as a full-time missionary in the Italian Mission, as president of the Italy Rome Mission (1983-1986), stake president, bishop, high councilor, counselor in a stake presidency and bishopric, elders quorum president, institute instructor, and Gospel Doctrine teacher.
Craig Allen Cardon was born on December 30, 1948. He married Deborah Louise Dana in 1970, and they are the parents of eight children and a growing number of grandchildren.
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Full Name Craig A. Cardon
Born December 30, 1948
Place of Birth Mesa, Arizona, United States