Carole M. Stephens

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Carole M. Stephens
First Counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency[1]
March 31, 2012 (2012-03-31) – April 1, 2017 (2017-04-01)
Called by Linda K. Burton
Predecessor Silvia H. Allred
Successor Sharon Eubank
Personal details
Born Carole Manzel
March 1957
Ogden, Utah, United States
Spouse(s) Martin R. Stephens
Children 6
Parents Carl L. and Forest Manzel
Website Carole M. Stephens

Carole Manzel Stephens (born March 1957) was a member of the general presidency of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 2012[2][3] to 2017.[4] In 2012, she was serving on the Relief Society's general board when she was called as first counselor to general president Linda K. Burton.[5][6]

Stephens was born in Ogden, Utah,[1] to Carl L. and Forest Manzel.[7] She is married to Martin R. Stephens; they are the parents of six children.


Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Carole M. Stephens", LDS.org, Organization: General Auxiliaries, LDS Church, archived from the original on 2014-11-26, [S]he accepted the call to serve as first counselor in the general presidency 
  2. ^ Stack, Peggy Fletcher (March 31, 2012). "New leaders for Mormon women". The Salt Lake Tribune. Archived from the original on 2014-11-26. 
  3. ^ Van Leer, Twila (March 31, 2012). "LDS Church announces changes to presiding bishopric, Relief Society presidency, First Quorum of the Seventy". Deseret News. Archived from the original on 2014-11-26. 
  4. ^ "First Presidency Announces New Relief Society General Presidency: New member of Primary General Presidency also called", Newsroom, LDS Church, 2017-04-01 
  5. ^ "New Presiding Bishopric, Relief Society Presidency and General Authorities Announced at Mormon General Conference", News Release, LDS Church, March 31, 2012, archived from the original on 2014-11-26 
  6. ^ "General Relief Society Presidency and Board", Callings: Relief Society, LDS Church, archived from the original on 2014-11-26 
  7. ^ "Carole M. Stephens". Liahona. LDS Church. May 2012. Archived from the original on 2014-11-26. 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints titles
Preceded by
Silvia H. Allred
First Counselor in the Relief Society
General Presidency

March 31, 2012 (2012-03-31) – April 1, 2017 (2017-04-01)
Succeeded by
Sharon Eubank