Meet the Bishopric!

Bishop Stu Nelson and his wife Mary Ann are native Springvillians.  When he's not shoe shopping with his lovely wife he enjoys landscaping, golfing, and herding cats. He and his wife have 2 sons and 2 daughters. Bishop Nelson studied finance and works as a manager for a medical software company.   

A Native of Twin Falls, Idaho, brother Wales moved to Springville with his wife Debbie, from New Mexico where he worked as an air traffic controller. His life is now consumed by coaching cross country and track for Springville High School. The rare moments when he takes a break from coaching he enjoys fishing, biking, and indexing.  

Brother Mike Welch is married to Rusti.  They have 5 kids. He likes to hunt, fish, and camp. He can walk on water. (Only in winter and he is willing to show anyone.) He has also killed a Boone and Crockett deer. (Which means a record book buck mule deer.)                                                                       

Brother Arden Hjorth is marred to Terri Hjorth. They have three children and have grown their family in Springville. Brother Hjorth likes going to the ranch in Southern Utah, riding horses, and 4 wheeling in WY!  He also has the same birthday as Karl Malone that played basketball for the UT Jazz.