LDS Women Leaders Appointed to Leadership Councils

From left to right, Rosemary M. Wixom, Bonnie L. Oscarson and Linda K. Burton. Image via

The general presidents of the women auxiliary organizations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced their appointment to priesthood leadership councils on August 18, 2015.

Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president, announced on Facebook that she’s been assigned to the Missionary Executive Council.

I still vividly remember President Thomas S. Monson announcing the lowered missionary age for young women. Today I…

Posted by Bonnie L. Oscarson on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Later, Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president, announced her appointment to the Family Executive Council.

It is with a thankful heart that I have been appointed to serve on the Priesthood and Family Executive Council. Good men…

Posted by Linda K. Burton on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Followed by Primary general president Rosemary M. Wixom, who has been appointed to the Temple and Family History Executive Council.

Primary children sing “I Love To See The Temple.” Some children even research family names and index. They love to…

Posted by Rosemary M. Wixom on Tuesday, August 18, 2015

For more information on the new assignments, go to Mormon Newsroom.

Bridget is a newsroom writer at She graduated in April 2015 from Brigham Young University in communications with an emphasis of public relations. She served a Spanish speaking LDS mission in McAllen, Texas. She is a skilled pianist and an expert baker of chocolate chip cookies.