Save the date! Join us as we welcome Don Sherwood, current Bishop of the Berkeley University YSA Ward, where he serves on the front lines of creating a more welcoming and inclusive church experience for all, especially LGBTQ members. Don will share his outlook and experience as a Bishop as he has encouraged ward members to more fully "love one another" and create a welcoming space for all of God's children. We hope you can join us!
Don has served in his current calling since 2016 with his wife of 31 years, Mandy. Don joined the church in 1999 and has spent half his church tenure as Bishop. He served as Bishop of the Lafayette Ward from 2006 to 2012, and then served as Stake Public Affairs Director, organizing multiple regional blood drives and several Helping Hands projects that raised more than $50,000 and included thousands of volunteers over 4 years. Don and Mandy have three children and 2 grandchildren. He is a senior Finance Executive for Callidus Cloud a company recently acquired by SAP. Prior to that Don was involved in one of the largest tech acquisitions of all time the Vodafone purchase of wireless telecom company AirTouch.