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Elder Cardon To Speak at October 3 Devotional

Seluvaia 'Ita | University Relations |
Friday, 29 September 2017

 

On October 3, 2017 our devotional message will be given by Elder Craig A. Cardon, a member of the Pacific Area Presidency.

Elder Craig A. Cardon was sustained as a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 1, 2006. He has served as a member of the Africa West Area Presidency, editor of Church magazines, and an assistant executive director in the Priesthood and Family Department. He is currently serving as a member of the Pacific Area Presidency.

Elder Cardon studied accounting and earned a bachelor of arts from Arizona State University. He received a master of public administration from the Harvard Kennedy School with a methodological area of concentration in leadership and was named a Littauer Fellow. Prior to his call in 2006 he was an entrepreneur with multiple business interests.

Elder Cardon has served in a number of Church callings, including full-time missionary in the Italian Mission, president of the Italy Rome Mission (1983–1986), stake president, bishop, high councilor, counselor in a stake presidency, counselor in a bishopric, elders quorum president, institute instructor, and Gospel Doctrine teacher.

Craig Allen Cardon was born in December 1948. He married Deborah L. Dana in November 1970. They are the parents of eight children. His devotional will start at 11:00 AM in the Cannon Activities Center on Tuesday, October 3rd.