Stephen Bunnell

Stephen Bunnell

University Public Safety Director


It was during his first semester at Ricks College that Stephen Bunnell met a member of his ward named Lisa Muma. They were married 34 years ago. They are the parents of five children and have one granddaughter. 

Stephen has been employed at Ricks College and BYU-Idaho for 27 years. He is currently the University Public Safety Director.

Stephen has held several callings in the church including ward clerk, youth Sunday School teacher, and counselor in a stake Sunday School presidency. He presently serves as a primary teacher for nine-year-olds.

Spiritual Preparation

Please respond to the question below on the devotional discussion board:

In his April 2014 General Conference talk, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf made the following statement: “A thankful heart is the parent of all virtues.”  

What does this simple statement mean to you?