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Conrad Valoi Hatch, called as president of the St. George Temple, succeeding Pres. Thomas L. Esplin. Pres. Hatch, 66, is academic vice president at Southern Utah State College and a former regional representative. His wife, Elva Oldroyd Hatch, will be temple matron. Pres. Hatch is a former stake president, stake president's counselor, high councilor and bishop, Explorer district commissioner; received bachelor's and master's degrees from BYU and doctorate from Oregon State University. Currently serving as ordinance worker in the St. George Temple with his wife. Sister Hatch has been a ward Relief Society president and teacher, Primary president's counselor and teacher, and Young Women teacher. She received a bachelor's degree from Utah State Agricultural College and was part-time English and communications instructor at Southern Utah State College. Members of the Cedar 8th Ward, Cedar City Utah West Stake, parents of seven children.