Jan E. Newman
Jan Eric Newman
TitleSecond Counselor in the Sunday School General Presidency
OrganizationSunday School General Presidency
Call Date6 Apr 2019

Jan E. Newman

Jan E. Newman was called in April 2019 as the second counselor in the Sunday School general presidency.

Personal Life

Jan E. Newman and his wife, Lucia, are the parents of six children.

Jan E. Newman earned a bachelor’s degree in French from Brigham Young University.

He has served in a variety of Church positions, including bishop, stake president, Scoutmaster, ward Young Men president and temple worker. As a young man, Brother Newman served a full-time mission in the Belgium Brussels Mission. From 2006 to 2009 he served as president of the Nebraska Omaha Mission. He was serving as a stake president when he was called to the Sunday School general presidency.

Professional Life

He has worked in the software industry in Utah for over 30 years. He is a serial entrepreneur and has founded several successful software companies. He is currently a partner at SageCreek Partners, a technology consulting company in Utah.