General Authorities

Elder Daniel L. Johnson

First Quorum of the Seventy

Elder Daniel L. Johnson was sustained a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 1, 2006. He was serving as an Area Seventy in the Mexico North Area prior to his call as a General Authority. He has served as president of the Caribbean Area and is currently serving as president of the Mexico Area.

Elder Johnson graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business management. He has owned his own business and has been employed as an executive by several international companies. He has also worked for the Church and for a Church-affiliated business in various management positions.

Elder Johnson has served in various Church callings, including full-time missionary in the West Mexican Mission, president of the Ecuador Guayaquil North Mission (1991-1994), counselor in mission presidencies, counselor in a stake presidency, bishop, ward Young Men president, and Gospel Doctrine teacher.

Daniel Leroy Johnson was born in Colonia Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico. He married Marva LeAnn Holman in 1970. They are the parents of six children.

Recent articles, addresses, and speeches

Becoming a True DiscipleOctober 2012 General Conference

The Law of TithingOctober 2006 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Daniel L. Johnson

Full Name Daniel L. Johnson

Born December 15, 1946

Place of Birth Colonia Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico