W. Douglas Shumway
Shumway was born on May 8, 1940, in St. Johns, Arizona. He served a full-time mission for the Church in Uruguay and then obtained his bachelor’s degree in business management from Brigham Young University. He was self-employed for almost forty years as owner of Whiting Brothers Investment Company.
He has served in the Church in various capacities, including bishop, stake mission president, and counselor in a stake presidency. He presided over the Bolivia Santa Cruz Mission from 1998 to 2001.
He and his wife, Dixie, are the parents of eight children.