Haynie, Allen D.
Allen Decker Haynie
29 Aug 1958
Logan, Utah, United States
TitleGeneral Authority Seventy
OrganizationGeneral Authority Seventies
Call Date4 Apr 2015
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Allen D. Haynie

Allen D. Haynie was sustained as a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on April 4, 2015.

Personal Life

Allen D. Haynie was born in Logan, Utah, on August 29, 1958. He married Deborah Ruth Hall in December 1983. They are the parents of six children.

He received a bachelor’s degree in political science in 1982 and a juris doctor in 1985, both from Brigham Young University.

Elder Haynie has served in a number of Church callings, including full-time missionary in the Argentina Córdoba Mission, elders quorum president, Young Men president, seminary teacher, high councilor, bishop, and stake president.

Professional Life

At the time of his call, Elder Allen D. Haynie had been serving as a member of the Fifth Quorum of the Seventy in the North America West Area. He previously served as a member of the Philippines Area Presidency and North America Northeast Area Presidency and is currently serving as First Counselor in the South America South Area Presidency.

He practiced law for 25 years with the international law firm Latham and Watkins. He subsequently opened his own law firm, Haynie Law Group.