General Authorities and General Officers

Elder Jörg Klebingat

First Quorum of the Seventy

Elder Jörg Klebingat was serving as president of the Ukraine Kyiv Mission when he was sustained to the First Quorum of the Seventy on April 5, 2014. Since joining the Church in 1985, Elder Klebingat has served in numerous other Church callings, including a full-time missionary in the Colorado Denver Mission, Young Men president, elders quorum president, high councilor and bishop.

Elder Klebingat received both a bachelor of arts degree in Russian and a master’s degree in organizational behavior from Brigham Young University and began his career working for several consulting companies. He worked for the Church for many years in positions such as service center manager, director for temporal affairs, and distribution supervisor.

Elder Klebingat was born in Zweibrücken, Germany. He is married to Julia Poltorak and they are the parents of three children.

Recent articles, addresses, and speeches

Approaching the Throne of God with ConfidenceOctober 2014 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Jörg Klebingat

Full Name Jörg Klebingat

Born December 19, 1967

Place of Birth Zweibrücken,, Germany