News Blip: Council of 12 Changes
The Council of Twelve Apostles elected officers during a meeting presided over by President Stephen M. Veazey on September 12, 2011. Apostle Scott Murphy, director of Field Ministries, was elected to serve as president of the Council of Twelve. The council then sustained Apostle Linda Booth to continue to serve as secretary of the Council of Twelve. The Presidency wishes to express its gratitude to Apostles Murphy and Booth for their willingness to serve in these roles in addition to their other apostolic assignments.