Born in Provo, Utah. Raised in Utah, Texas, and California. Served in the Argentina Rosario Mission. Married in 1978. Five children, thirteen grandchildren. Bachelor's degree in psychology, master's degree in counseling; PhD in family studies. He has practiced for over thirty-five years as a marriage and family counselor. Served in the Church as bishop (twice), member of the high council, counselor in mission presidency, Young Men president, Missionary Training Center branch president, and Gospel Doctrine teacher.
Courses Taught: Latter-day Saint Marriage and Family Relations (234) Doctrine and Covenants 324 and 325, The Eternal Family (200), and Missionary Prep (130)
Areas of Expertise: Marriage and family; Doctrine and Covenants
Areas of Research: Marriage and family; Church history and doctrine
Doctrine and Covenants