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

Spokane Washington Temple

Presidents and Matrons

Temple presidents and matrons 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 and matrons of the Spokane Washington Temple.

Temple President Temple Matron Years Served
Jeffrey Charles Elmer Margaret Susan Wilder Elmer 2022–2022
Charles Patrick McFarlane Corla Howard McFarlane 2019–2022
Steven Lynn Bates Julia Ann Anglesey Bates 2016–2019
Gary Gail Ely Phyllis Melott Smith Ely 2013–2016
Charles Howard Recht Elizabeth Maud McCracken Recht 2010–2013
Thomas Harrison Green Norene McClellan Green 2007–2010
Farrell Newren Binns Joyce Enid Leishman Binns 2004–2007
Frank Everton Wagstaff Jane Devey Wagstaff 1999–2004