President Henry J. Eyring

President Henry J. Eyring

BYU-Idaho President-elect

Henry J. Eyring earned degrees in geology, business administration and law from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He has worked at Monitor Company in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as a strategy consultant; at BYU-Provo as an MBA director; and at BYU-Idaho as associate academic vice president over online learning, advancement vice president and his most recent role as academic vice president.

President Eyring's time with BYU-Idaho extends back to 1971, when his father, Henry B. Eyring of the Church's First Presidency, was president of Ricks College (now known as BYU-Idaho).

President Eyring and his wife, Kelly, are the parents of five children.