Appointed 2012. Mr. Jensen has served as a member of the Quorum of the Seventy of the LDS Church since 1989 and received emeritus status in October 2012. He held the position of church historian from 2005 to 2012. He holds a law degree from the University of Utah and a Bachelor of Arts from Brigham Young University. Prior to becoming a General Authority, Mr. Jensen practiced as an attorney with the firm of Vancott-Bagley and in private practice. Mr. Jensen served as president of the Weber County school board, chair of the Utah State Liquor Control Commission, and chair of the Utah State Fair board. He and his wife of 45 years, Kathleen Bushnell, have eight children and 25 grandchildren.