“Church Policies and Announcements,” Ensign, Sept. 1977, 93
Appointments at Church Headquarters
The First Presidency and Council of the Twelve have announced the appointment of the following Brethren to the positions indicated:
Elder James E. Faust as president of the International Mission.
Elder M. Russell Ballard as managing director of stake and ward leadership training for the Leadership Training Executive Committee.
Elder Royden G. Derrick as managing director of proselyting in the Missionary Department.
Elder G. Homer Durham as managing director of the Historical Department.
Elder Richard G. Scott as assistant managing director of the Adult Division of the Priesthood Department.