Elder Von G. Keetch is serving as a General Authority Seventy for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Elder Keetch will be speaking at devotional this week. Here are 10 things to know before you attend:

  1. He was born in Provo, Utah, on March 17, 1960.
  2. He served a full-time mission in Germany.
  3. He married Loretta Bernice Pymm in November 1981.
  4. He received a bachelor’s degree in political science from BYU in 1984.
  5. He received a juris doctorate degree from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at BYU in 1987.
  6. He served as a judicial clerk to Judge George C. Pratt of the United States Court of Appeals.
  7. He also served as a judicial clerk to two Chief Justices of the United States Supreme Court.
  8. He practiced law at Kirton McConkie from 1990-2015.
  9. He has served as a bishop’s counselor, stake president’s counselor, stake president and area seventy.
  10. He and his wife have six children.