Called to Serve


Four members of the Second Quorum of the Seventy have been called to serve in the First Quorum of the Seventy.

Elder Carlos H. Amado, 47, has served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy since April 1, 1989, and is first counselor in the Central America Area Presidency.

Elder Carlos H. Amado

Elder Ben B. Banks, 60, was sustained to the Second Quorum of the Seventy April 1, 1989, and is first counselor in the Philippines Micronesia Area Presidency.

Elder Ben B. Banks

Elder Spencer J. Condie, 51, has served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy since April 1, 1989, and is president of the Europe Mediterranean Area.

Elder Spencer J. Condie

Elder Robert K. Dellenbach, 55, was sustained to the Second Quorum of the Seventy on March 31, 1990. He is second counselor in the Europe Area Presidency.

Elder Robert K. Dellenbach

Second Quorum of the Seventy

Fifteen new General Authorities have been called to serve in the Second Quorum of the Seventy.

Elder Lino Alvarez, 47, has been serving as the director of the Church Educational System for Mexico. He and his wife, Argelia Villanueva Alvarez, have three children.

Elder Lino Alvarez

Elder Dallas N. Archibald, 53, is an international business executive residing in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He and his wife, Linda Ritchie Archibald, have one daughter.

Elder Dallas N. Archibald

Elder Merrill J. Bateman, 56, from Provo, Utah, is a management consultant. He and his wife, Marilyn Scholes Bateman, are the parents of seven children.

Elder Merrill J. Bateman

Elder C. Max Caldwell, 58, from Springville, Utah, is a professor of religion at BYU. He and his wife, Bonnie Adamson Caldwell, are the parents of five children.

Elder C. Max Caldwell

Elder Gary J. Coleman, 50, from Pleasant View, Utah, is the associate director of the institute of religion at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. He and his wife, Judith Renee England Coleman, have six children.

Elder Gary J. Coleman

Elder John B. Dickson, 48, from Arlington, Washington, works in the lumber business. He and his wife, Delores Anne Jones Dickson, have eight children.

Elder John B. Dickson

Elder John E. Fowler, 47, from Sandy, Utah, is a certified public accountant. He and his wife, Marie Spilsbury Fowler, have six children.

Elder John E. Fowler

Elder Jay E. Jensen, 50, from Orem, Utah, works in the Church Curriculum Department. He and his wife, Lona Lee Child Jensen, have six children.

Elder Jay E. Jensen

Elder Augusto A. Lim, 58, from Manila, Philippines, is an attorney. He and his wife, Myrna Garcia Lim, have eight children.

Elder Augusto A. Lim

Elder John M. Madsen, 52, from Sandy, Utah, is on the faculty of BYU. He and his wife, Diane Dursteler Madsen, are the parents of six children.

Elder John M. Madsen

Elder V. Dallas Merrell, 56, from Murray, Utah, is a management and research consultant. He and his wife, Karen Dixon Merrell, are the parents of nine children.

Elder V. Dallas Merrell

Elder David Sorensen, 59, from Las Vegas, Nevada, is a cattle rancher and businessman. He and his wife, Verla Anderson Sorensen, have seven children.

Elder David Sorensen

Elder F. David Stanley, 56, from Salt Lake City, has worked in construction and design. He and his wife, Annette Shewell Stanley, have eight children.

Elder F. David Stanley

Elder Kwok Yuen Tai, 50, originally from Hong Kong, residing in Fullerton, California, has an import-export business and is in real estate development. He and his wife, Lai Wai Wah Tai, have three children.

Elder Kwok Yuen Tai

Elder Lowell D. Wood, 59, is director for temporal affairs in Manila, Philippines. He and his wife, Lorna Cox Wood, have five children.

Elder Lowell D. Wood