News Release

   New Asia North Area Seventy


During April 2023 General Conference Darwin W. Halvorson was sustained as an Area Authority Seventy for the Asia North Area. He replaces Elder William H.K. Davis who resides in Guam. Elder Halvorson most recently has served as mission president of Japan Kobe Mission.                                                                                

Elder Halvorson was born in Taber, Alberta, Canada to Vernon Dale Halvorson and Gail Diane Schmidt. Sister Halvorson was born in Yachiyo, Japan, to Soeiji Koya and Kimi Inami.

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