Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Anchorage Alaska Temple


Temple presidents are called to oversee all activities performed at the temple. They serve voluntarily, usually for a period of several years. Following is a list of the current and former presidents of the Anchorage Alaska Temple.

Temple President Years Served
James L. McCarrey III 2019–2019
Melvin R. Nichols 2016–2019
Dennis E. Cook 2013–2016
Melvin R. Perkins 2010–2013
Lloyd V. Owen 2007–2010
Gary E. Cox 2004–2007
Merrill D. Briggs 1999–2004