Dean M. Davies

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Dean M. Davies
Second Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric
March 31, 2012 (2012-03-31)
Called by Gary E. Stevenson
Personal details
Born Dean Myron Davies
(1951-09-05) 5 September 1951 (age 63)
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Spouse Darla James
Children 5

Dean Myron Davies (born September 5, 1951) is a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). He became the second counselor to Gary E. Stevenson in the Presiding Bishopric of the LDS Church on March 31, 2012.

Over his career, Davies worked in the real estate investment, construction and management industries. Prior to his appointment as a general authority, he was employed by the LDS Church directing the construction of meetinghouse, temple and special project facilities .[1]

He served previously in the LDS Church as president of the church's Puerto Rico San Juan Mission and as a stake president, as well as a full-time missionary in the Uruguay/Paraguay Mission. He earned a bachelor’s degree in agricultural economics from Brigham Young University and has completed advanced executive programs at Stanford and Northwestern Universities.

Davies was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and is married to Darla James. They have five children and 14 grandchildren.



The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints titles
Preceded by
Keith B. McMullin
Second Counselor in the Presiding Bishopric
March 31, 2012–