General Authorities

Elder Lynn G. Robbins

Presidency of the Seventy

Elder Lynn G. Robbins was sustained to the Presidency of the Seventy on April 5, 2014. He became a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy on April 1, 2000, following three years in the Second Quorum of the Seventy. He has served as president of the South America South Area, the Central America Area, and the North America West Area. He has also served in the North America Central Area. Elder Robbins served a full-time mission in Argentina and has served as president of the Uruguay Montevideo Mission.

Elder Robbins received a bachelor of arts degree from Utah State University and an MBA from the American Graduate School of International Management. In his professional career, Elder Robbins was one of the founders of Franklin Quest, which later became Franklin Covey.

Lynn Grant Robbins was born on October 27, 1952, and raised in Springville, Utah. He married Jan Nielson in 1974. They are the parents of seven children and have 15 grandchildren.

Recent articles, addresses, and speeches

What Manner of Men and Women Ought Ye to Be?April 2011 General Conference

Tithing—a Commandment Even for the DestituteApril 2005 General Conference

Agency and AngerApril 1998 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Lynn G. Robbins

Full Name Lynn G. Robbins

Born October 27, 1952

Place of Birth Springville, Utah, United States