Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Brigham Young University, 1980.
Instructor Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1980-1981. Associate Christenson & Kralowec, Porterville, California, 1981-1982. Partner Christenson & Roper, 1982-1989.
Judge Portervile Municipal Court, 1989-1998, Tulare County Superior Court, since 1998.
The President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at any given time is a prophet of God in the same way as Abraham, Moses, Isaiah, and the Apostles. Revelation is a continuing process through which God still instructs people.
Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Porterville, 1987-1991. Board directors Porterville Chamber of Commerce, 1983-1985, Porterville Sheltered Workshop, since 1988, president 1992. Member American Bar Association, Tulare County Bar Association (chairman pro bono committee Visalia, California chapter 1983-1989, board directors 1989), California Judges Association, Rotary (president Porterville chapter 1989-1990).
Married Glena J. Christenson, August 5, 1976. Children: Glade E., Glenn E., Amber S., Brook E., Crystal M., Court W., Coral L.