The New Area Presidency

The New Area Presidency

The new Asia Area presidency. Elder Funk is now the Asia Area President, Elder Wong is the 1st councilor, and Elder Pon is the second councilor.

Elder Siu Hong Pon was named a member of the Eighth Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on March 31, 2012. He is currently serving as a member of the Asia Area Presidency.

Elder Pon received a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of East Asia in 1993. He began his career working for the Church in February 1980 and has served in several management positions in the Asia Area Finance Department. Prior to his retirement on March 1, 2015, he served in the Asia Area Controller position for 15 years.

Elder Pon has served in numerous Church callings, including bishop, branch president, mission president’s counselor, and stake president.

Siu Hong Pon was born in Hong Kong, China on July 2, 1958. He married Cindy Wai King Chiu in October 1982. They are the parents of four children. Elder and Sister Pon reside in Hong Kong, China.