Dane McBride got to know Mitt when they were missionaries in France for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and worked together at the offices of the French Mission in Paris in 1968. They were also good friends at Brigham Young University after leaving France. is a physician of allergy & immunology and lives in Roanoke, Virginia. He graduated from Wayne State University’s school of medicine located in Detroit, Michigan. He did his residency training at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, and later did an Allergy and Immunology Fellowship At Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center in Denver. He and his wife Karma have three children and two grandchildren with twins on the way.
Michael Bush first met Mitt in 1966 when they reported for a one-week training session in Salt Lake City before heading to France on the 4th of July to serve as missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for 2 1/2 years. They also served at the same time in Bordeaux for several months in 1968, where they worked together quite often. Mike is on the faculty of Brigham Young University and grew up in Alabama. He graduated from Brigham Young University and has an MBA from the University of Missouri and a PhD from The Ohio State University in Foreign Language Education with an emphasis in Computer Science. He is a retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel who spent most of his career at the US Air Force Academy teaching French and doing research in the area of computer-assisted language learning. He and his wife Annie have four children and 18 grandchildren. It goes without saying that the things written on this site reflect his views and opinions and are in no way intended to reflect those of Brigham Young University or its sponsor, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.