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David A. Christensen

David A. Christensen is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and has served as president of the Chile Santiago North Mission and the Guatemala City Missionary Training Center. He recently took early retirement from his decades-long work on the Brigham Young University-Idaho religion faculty and is currently associated with the school as adjunct faculty while he pursues writing and humanitarian work in...

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Bob and Marva Pothier

Bob Pothier is currently the executive director of the Eastern Idaho Entrepreneurial Center as well as a partner with the RenewableTech Ventures and Epic Ventures. Prior to his work in the Eastern Idaho region, Pothier was Rockford Corporation chairman and chief executive officer. He is a graduate of the Executive Program at Stanford University and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Brigham Young University. Bob was the Inc. Magazine Entrepreneur of the Year in the State of Arizona in 1990. In addition, he has been the owner and president of his own consulting firm, providing high-level business consultation to various...

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Calee Reed

Calee Schroeder Reed was born in Rexburg, Idaho, and grew up in San Diego, California. Her mother was a vocal coach, and Calee was taught to sing at a very young age. By the time Calee was a teenager, her sisters and her were performing in multi-part harmony all over Southern California. Calee began writing music of her own after high school – experimenting with different genres ranging from grunge rock to pop. When her mother was diagnosed with cancer, her focus turned to Christian media and worship music. After battling colon cancer for four years, her mother became...

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Grover Wray

Each summer 10-12 BYU-Idaho students receive the opportunity to attend the Chicago Urban Studies tour. They spend four days in the Chicago inner city observing the living conditions and lifestyles of young men ages 12-15. They then fly out to Victor, Idaho, where they spend the next 10 days at a camp and participate in various activities. Grover Wray, director of the program and instructor in the BYU-Idaho Department of Social Work, has been in charge of the program since 2001. “The program really lets the boys just be boys,” said Wray. “It’s a wonderful and eye-opening experience for...

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Brandon Bair

Born Brandon Jake Bair on Nov. 24, 1984 in Rexburg, Idaho. Has been married to wife Jordan for  5 years. They have two daughters, Brooklyn (3) and Rylee (1). Parents: Terry and Corina Bair and David and Brenda Miller. Family: Six brothers, one sister. High School (Coach): South Fremont (Cris Tucker) 2003. Red-shirted: 2006 after serving a two year church mission in Jacksonville, Florida where he became fluent in Spanish. College: Oregon, 2006-2010. Graduated June 2010 as an Economics Major, with a Minor in Spanish. NFL: 2011 Made the Kansas City Chiefs active roster. 2012 Was released from the Chiefs following the preseason at which time he was picked...

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