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Let’s get to know Elder Quentin L. Cook!

03/25/23 | 1 min read
We may get to hear from him soon at general conference.

You never know when you’re going to meet someone awesome. Elder Quentin L. Cook met his future wife, Mary, when she sang at a seventh-grade assembly! Here are some other fun facts about him.

Elder Cook:

  • Is the great-great-grandson of the late Apostle Heber C. Kimball.
  • Served as a missionary in Britain, where one of his companions was Elder Jeffrey R. Holland!
  • Worked as president of a healthcare system.
  • Grew to love the Peanuts cartoon TV show while doing legal work for Charlie Brown holiday specials.1
  • Was called to the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in October 2007.
  • Attends two cultural activities of his wife’s choice for every one ball game of his choice. He has come to particularly enjoy operas by Giuseppe Verdi.

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Learn more about Elder Cook here.
1. Elder Cook even mentioned Peanuts in a general conference talk once! Check it out here.