General Authorities and General Officers

Brother Tad R. Callister

Sunday School General President

Tad R. Callister was serving in the Presidency of the Seventy and as a member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy when he was called as Sunday School general president. He has served in a number of Church callings including full-time missionary in the Eastern Atlantic States Mission, bishop, stake president, regional representative, mission president, and Area Seventy.

Brother Callister received a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Brigham Young University, a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California–Los Angeles, and a master’s degree in tax law from New York University Law School. He spent most of his professional career practicing tax law. He and his wife Kathryn Louise Saporiti are the parents of six children.

General conference talks

The Atonement of Jesus ChristApril 2019 General Conference

God’s Compelling Witness: The Book of MormonOctober 2017 General Conference

Parents: The Prime Gospel Teachers of Their ChildrenOctober 2014 General Conference

The Power of the Priesthood in the BoyApril 2013 General Conference

The Book of Mormon—a Book from GodOctober 2011 General Conference

Joseph Smith—Prophet of the RestorationOctober 2009 General Conference

All General Conference talks by Tad R. Callister

Full Name Tad R. Callister

December 17, 1945

Place of Birth Glendale, California, United States