Gary E. Stevenson Organization leader

Gary Evan Stevenson (born August 5, 1955) has been a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) since April 2008. He is currently the Presiding Bishop of the Church and is the fourteenth man to serve in this position. Stevenson was born in Ogden, Utah. He was an LDS Church missionary in the Japan Fukuoka Mission in the mid-1970s. After this, he attended the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University where he met his wife, the former Lesa Jean Higley. They were married in the Idaho Falls Idaho Temple and have four sons. Prior to his call as a general authority, Stevenson worked as the chief operating officer of ICON Health & Fitness. He has also served on the Marriot School of Management National Advisory Council and the Utah State University Foundation Board. In the LDS church, Stevenson has served as a bishop and a counselor in a stake presidency. He served as president of the Japan Nagoya Mission from 2004 to 2007. Stevenson became a member of the LDS Church's First Quorum of the Seventy at the April 2008 general conference.

Personal details

Date of birth
August 5th, 1955
United States of America


1. Utah State University Colleges/University

Utah State University (USU) is a public research university located in Logan, Utah. It is a land-grant and space-grant institution and is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. The university also leads the nation in funding for aerospace research and the number of student experiments actually sent out into space.

Institution info

Type Public university
2012. 209 mil. $
2010. 172 mil. $
Institution colors
1400 Old Main Hill, 84322 - Logan, Utah
2012. 25,445
2010. 14,646
2009. 13,809
2009. 9,411
2006. 19,775
2012. 3,341
2010. 1,826
2006. 3,848
Acceptance rate
2012. 96.7 %
2010. 100.0 %
2010. 97.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 4.91 K $
2011. 5.56 K $
2010. 5.19 K $
2010. 4.05 K $
2009. 4.9 K $
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People attended Utah State University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1879., Organization leader
b. 1948., Organization leader
b. 1958., Wine Critic
b. 1956., Judge
b. 1950., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1950., American Football Player
b. 1959., American Football Player
b. 1960., American Football Running back

Organizations founded

1. Icon Health & Fitness

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Date funded


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Lidership history

David J. Watterson
2004- Chief Executive Officer
Scott Watterson
1988-2004 Chief Executive Officer


Scott Watterson


1500 South, 84321 - Logan, Utah

Wikiedia article

Icon Health & Fitness, Inc. is an exercise equipment manufacturer and marketer based in Logan, Utah, United States.


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