“Changes Affect the Seventy, Sunday School,” Ensign, Nov. 2000, 107
Changes in the Presidency of the Seventy, Quorums of the Seventy, and Sunday School general presidency were sustained by members during the afternoon session of general conference on 7 October.
Elder Harold G. Hillam was released from the Presidency of the Seventy and is now serving in the Europe West Area Presidency. Elders F. Enzio Busche, Loren C. Dunn, and Alexander B. Morrison of the First Quorum of the Seventy were given emeritus status. Four members were released from the Second Quorum of the Seventy: Elders Eran A. Call, W. Don Ladd, James O. Mason, and Richard E. Turley Sr.
Elder Dennis B. Neuenschwander was called to the Presidency of the Seventy.
Elder Hillam was also released as Sunday School general president with his counselors. Elder Marlin K. Jensen of the Presidency of the Seventy was sustained as Sunday School general president, with Elder Neil L. Andersen again called as first counselor and Elder John H. Groberg again as second counselor.
Twenty Area Authority Seventies were released, and two new ones were sustained.