Interview with Michael Otterson, Public Affairs

Episode 42


This interview is a Conversations series special, Ruth Todd hosts Michael Otterson, Managing Director of the Public Affairs Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

In reaction to increasing media attention on the Church, ways to accurately and sensitively react to inquires about the Church are discussed. Those who are not members of the Church may also gain a better understanding of our position by listening to this interview.

Clear Terminology

Clear and Open Answers

Anti-Church Material

Answering Questions

Political Neutrality

Media Relations

The Power of Personal Experiences

Social Media

The Name of the Church

Being Considerate

Telling Our Story