J. Frederic voros, Jr.
Fred learned to love hymns from his mother, who grew up in the American South. He began writing hymns in 2009 and founded the Western Hymn Writers Workshop in 2013. Fred's hymns have been sung in various protestant churches as well as in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Fred is a member of the Hymn Society of the United States and Canada. He retired from the Utah Court of Appeals in 2017.