Clinton D. Christensen is a historian who has worked for the Church History Department at Church headquarters since 2001. He is a member of the Global Support and Acquisitions Division. Over the course of his career, he has traveled to and collected the history of the Church throughout Latin America and in the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the United States. He has published articles on international and pioneer Church history topics. He wrote the history of the Brigham City Utah Temple for the Temple Department and has been involved in writing two books being published for the Laie Hawaii Temple centennial in 2019.
Christensen is a Utah native and earned a BA and MA in English from Brigham Young University and a Master of Library and Information Science and Archival Administration from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He and his wife, Angie, live in Willard, Utah, and have two sons through adoption. In 2019 their family welcomed a daughter from Thailand.