About A. LeGrand Richards
A. LEGRAND (BUDDY) RICHARDS is an associate professor in the Educational Leadership and Foundations Department at Brigham Young University. Richards received a bachelor of science from BYU, a masters of education from Harvard University, and a PhD from BYU. He has published two books, as well as numerous articles in books and academic journals. He and his wife live in Provo, Utah. They are the parents of five children and twelve grandchildren. He has served as a stake president since December 2003.