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Larry Echo Hawk appointed to LDS Church leadership
|Last Edited||RBH Mar 31, 2012 05:52pm|
|News Date||Sunday, April 1, 2012 01:00:00 AM UTC0:0|
|Description||A top official for the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs is resigning to accept a leadership position with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. |
Assistant Secretary Larry Echo Hawk is being appointed to the Quorum of the Seventy, which is the Mormon Church's third-highest governing body. It is a full-time position.
The 63-year-old Echo Hawk is a member of the Pawnee Nation. He has worked for Indian Affairs since 2009.