John W. Rockwell

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Author and storyteller John W. Rockwell spent his career teaching students U. S. history and the history of the Wild West. He taught in Duchesne, Utah, and Taylorsville, Utah. In 2008 he received the Distinguished Faculty Award from the National Honors Society.

Rockwell’s passion for history is also evident in his work with the Lehi City Historical Preservation Commission. He has also been involved in historical restoration and preservation projects throughout the city of Lehi, Utah.

He is a descendant of Orrin Porter Rockwell and wrote ‘’Stories from the Life of Porter Rockwell’’ with Jerry Borrowman.

Rockwell is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served a full-time mission for the Church in Mexico.