General Authorities and General Officers

Sister Barbara Thompson

Second Counselor, General Relief Society Presidency 2007–2012

Barbara Thompson was called as second counselor in the Relief Society general presidency in 2007.

Prior to her call, Thompson worked as the executive director of an international assessment center for abused and neglected children. She has also worked in the social services field directing a number of state-level human and family services departments.

She received a bachelor’s degree in social work from Brigham Young University and has a master’s degree in social work from the University of Utah.

General conference talks

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Full Name Barbara Thompson


Place of Birth San Luis Obispo, California, United States