На 178 Конференции ЦИХСПД был поддержан новый апостол - D. Todd Christofferson.
"Elder Christofferson has been a member of the Presidency of the Seventy since 1998. He was sustained to the First Quorum of the Seventy in April 1993, and is a former regional representative, stake president and bishop.
Elder Christofferson, 63, received his bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University and juris doctorate from Duke University. He is a former associate general counsel of NationsBank Corp. (now Bank of America) in Charlotte, N.C., and practiced law in Washington D.C., Tennessee and North Carolina. He and his wife, Katherine Jacob Christofferson, are parents of five children".