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Elder Neuenschwander called to Presidency of the Seventy

The First Presidency has announced a change in the Presidency of the Seventy.

Elder Dennis B. Neuenschwander, who has served as a General Authority for nine years, has been called to serve in the Presidency of the Seventy. Current members of the Presidency of the Seventy who will continue to serve are Elders L. Aldin Porter, Earl C. Tingey, D. Todd Christofferson, Marlin K. Jensen, David E. Sorensen and Ben B. Banks.

Released from the presidency is Elder Harold G. Hillam, who has served in the presidency since 1995. Elder Hillam was recently called to be second counselor in the Europe West Area.

Elder Neuenschwander, 60, a former president of the Austria Vienna East Mission, was called to the Second Quorum of the Seventy April 6, 1991, and to the First Quorum of the Seventy Oct. 1, 1994. He and his wife, LeAnn Clement Neuenschwander, are the parents of four sons.

Prior to becoming a member of the Presidency of the Seventy, Elder Neuenschwander served as president of the Utah South Area.

Elder Hillam, 64, was called to the Presidency of the Seventy Aug. 15, 1995. He was sustained to the Second Quorum of the Seventy March 31, 1990, and to the First Quorum of the Seventy April 6, 1991. He and his wife, Carol Rasmussen Hillam, are parents of seven children.

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