Philip C. Wightman currently serves as president of the Rexburg Idaho Temple. He has served the church in many capacities including as a stake president, president of the England Manchester Mission, bishop, temple ordinance worker, priests quorum advisor, welfare regional chairman and high councilor. President Wightman retired from Ricks College after working here for 31 years. While here, he served as the chair in the Department of Religious and Family Life and as a religion instructor. He and his wife, Patsy have 6 children.