Danny Brock has a degree in business from Utah State University and has a Utah State Contractor license. He spent 27 years as Senior Vice President of Aladdin Industries, a small manufacturing company. Danny later developed and managed the Business Partnership program for Deseret Industries. He currently serves at the Ho’okele Department focusing on the Career Services division as the Career Specialist. Before retiring from church employment, Elder Brock worked as the Employment Support Manager of Welfare and Self-Reliance Services for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He is an advisory board member for the Salvation Army. He is also a commissioner for relations between the Church and the Boy Scouts of America. He is the recipient of the Silver Antelope award, one of the highest honors given by the Boy Scouts of America.
Danny was raised in Huntington Beach, California. He joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when he was 15 and went on a mission to the New York, New York City Mission when he was 19. He served as a scoutmaster, a bishop on two separate occasions, a mission president in the South Africa Durban Mission, and a stake president for nine mission branches.
Elder Brock and his wife, Kelly, an RN who is also serving as a full-time senior missionary in the Mothers and Babies program, have been married for 42 years. They have three children—Molly, Charlie, and Joe—all of whom are married. They have nine grandchildren. Danny loves his family, baseball, and dirt bikes. However, helping people get new jobs is his all-time favorite thing to do!