National Advisory Council

Steve Rizley

Steve Rizley

Membership Information:

Member Status: On Church Assignment
Member Since: 2004


Marilyn Rizley


Job Title: Sr. VP and General Manager, Southwest Region, Retired
Company: Cox Communications
Location: Arizona, United States


  • telecommunications
  • video content monetization
  • media senior management


Steve Rizley and his wife, Marilyn, are serving as directors of Historic Nauvoo. They previously served as 2015–2018 president and companion of the Ukraine L’viv Mission. He retired in 2014 as senior vice president and general manager for Cox Communications Southwest. Steve and Marilyn founded and operated Line of Sight, Inc. They operate 99 Ranch, their stock-raising operation in southeastern Arizona and the Rizley Family Foundation. He earned his bachelor’s degree in communications from BYU and an MBA from Thunderbird University. Steve and Marilyn have four children and eleven grandchildren.