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Hi I'm Brandon Olson

I'm Californian, born and raised. I'm a communications professional. I love telling and hearing amazing stories. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm Southern California born and bread. While I spend most of my day working as public relations professional, my REAL "job" (the one that matters) is being a husband to my beautiful wife and a father to my two little boys. When I'm not at work, I enjoy spending my time with my family, doing a variety of things from swimming to hiking to playing sports to cooking some delicious treats.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the Mormon faith. Growing up, I relied on the faith and testimonies of others, but I never asked myself whether what I was being taught was true. When I turned 19, it came time to decide whether I would serve a mission for my church. I knew in my heart that I couldn't go on a mission to teach the gospel to others until I knew for myself whether it was true. In other words, I couldn't fake it. I spent several months reading the words of The Book of Mormon and praying to know whether it was true. As time went by, I wondered why I hadn't received my answer, but I continued to ask. Finally, as I prayed one day, I heard these words, "You already know it is true." Never had I felt such peace and confidence about anything in my life. I knew I had received my answer, and I have carried that confidence throughout my life. I know The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the only true and living church on the the face of the Earth. I know The Book of Mormon is the word of God and another testament of Jesus Christ. I know we have living prophets on the Earth again. And, most importantly, I know that Jesus Christ lives.

How I live my faith

To me, my faith is my life. It's so much more than just something I do everyday. It's who I am - I am a follower of Jesus Christ. I currently serve as the spiritual leader of a group of men in my congregation. I love interacting with and being inspired by their examples of my brothers. I also visit members of my congregation in their homes, to teach them and encourage them to follow the Savior.