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Ron Jarrett

Ron Jarrett was appointed president of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on August 1, 2012. He previously served as a singing member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir from 1999 to 2008 and followed that service with an appointment as assistant to then Choir president Mac Christensen between 2008 and 2011. He is the first Choir president to have been a singing member of the Choir. Prior to this appointment, he served as a bishop and stake president, neighborhood ecclesiastical positions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before his current assignment, he and his wife, Lucie, were serving...

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Karen John

Karen W. John is the author of Guilt Free: Using Remorse to Escape the Adversary’s Tool. Karn was born in the middle of a sibling group of nine children. During her childhood, she and her family performed singing, dancing and playing instruments as they traveled across numerous states and into several countries. This is where she believes she developed a great love for diversity and people. Although she loves to perform, her ultimate passion next to her husband of thirty-seven years and her five sons and their families, is learning and using what she has learned to help others...

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President J. Lawrence Richards

LDS Business College President J. Lawrence (Larry) Richards began a career in the banking industry early in life when he became a branch manager at age 26. Ten years later he was appointed president of that bank, and his reputation in the industry was established. After 25 years in the banking industry, President Richards chose a new path and became a full-time faculty member at LDS Business College. He taught business classes there, and soon became the Business Skills Program Director. He was appointed assistant to the president in 2005. On December 9, 2008, he was appointed president of...

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Garrett Batty

Garrett Batty is the writer, producer and director of the film, The Saratov Approach. Garrett grew up in Park City, Utah, home of the Sundance Film Festival. After graduating from Brigham Young University’s film program, he moved to Los Angeles to continue his career. In 2008 he wrote and directed Scout Camp, a family comedy which received nationwide DVD distribution. The Saratov Approach is his first theatrical release. Garrett lives in Utah with his wife and their four children....

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Eric Huntsman

Eric Huntsman is an Associate Professor of Ancient Scripture and Coordinator of the Ancient Near Eastern Studies program at Brigham Young University. He is the author of many books including,  The Miracles of...

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