New Stakes and Stake Presidencies Announced during May 2018

  • 6 June 2018



New stakes

The following 12 new stakes have been created.

A new stake has been created from the Ahuachapan El Salvador and the Atiquizaya El Salvador Stakes. The Ahuachapán El Salvador El Espino Stake, which consists of the Campestre, El Arco, El Espino, Las Brisas, Las Rosas, and Suncuan Wards, was created by Elder Jorge F. Zeballos, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Pablo H. Chávez, an Area Seventy.

AHUACHAPÁN EL SALVADOR EL ESPINO STAKE (November 19, 2017): President—Roque Arturo Zaldaña Olivares, 43, English language director, Korea El Salvador Youth Center; wife, Janeth Julieta Salilnas Padilla. Counselors—Enrique Santiago Barillas Carrillo, 42, police chief; wife, Ana Eleticia Nicia Contreras. Santiago Antonio Bonilla Moran, 37, multitask, San Luis bonanza; wife, Geldna Maritza Fuentes Saldaña.

A new stake has been created from the Billings Montana Stake. The Billings Montana South Stake, which consists of the Blue Creek, Canyon Creek, Laurel, Monad, Red Lodge, and Shiloh Wards, was created by Elder Michael T. Ringwood, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Rulon F. Stacey, an Area Seventy.

BILLINGS MONTANA SOUTH STAKE (November 11, 2017): President—Brian Robert Ludwig, 39, oral surgeon; wife, Andrea Burgess Ludwig. Counselors—Edward Douglas Jorden, 46, owner, Yellowstone Valley Vet, Inc.; wife, Karilee Carwin Jorden. Justin Graves, 42, manager/designer/draftsman, IMPACT Drafting and Design; wife, Wendi Ann Piippo Graves.

A new stake has been created from the Cochabamba Bolivia Cobiha and the Cochabamba Bolivia Jaihuayco Stakes. The Cochabamba Bolivia Aeropuerto Stake, which consists of the Cobija, Jaihuayco, La Chimba, Lindo, and Villa México Wards, was created by Elder Enrique R. Falabella, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Alejandro F. Moscoso, an Area Seventy.

COCHABAMBA BOLIVIA AEROPUERTO STAKE (November 12, 2017): President—Pavel Arusamen Siles Escobar, 43, sales executive, Sanat Pharam S.R.L.; wife, María Jesús Verónica Lopez Dávalos. Counselors—Humberto Fernandez Mosquera, 48, auto mechanic; wife, Mamani Carmen Coyo. Leocadio Choque Cruz, 41, self-employed; wife, Elena Choque Muñoz Mary.

A new stake has been created from the Louisville Kentucky Stake. The Elizabethtown Kentucky Stake, which consists of the Brandenburg, Elizabethtown, Glasgow, Radcliff, and Sulphur Well Wards, was created by Elder LeGrand R. Curtis Jr., General Authority Seventy, and Elder Michael Gillenwater, an Area Seventy.

ELIZABETHTOWN KENTUCKY STAKE (November 5, 2017): President—Kirk M. Chadwick, 52, general manager; wife, Brenda Jean Christensen Chadwick. Counselors—Kelly Joseph Reeson, 55, manufacturing manager, LSC Communications; wife, Tammy Jean Galdner Reeson. Marcus Aaron Craig, 48, orthopedic surgeon; wife, Maria Lynn Thomson Craig.

A new stake has been created from the Mesa Arizona Boulder Creek and the Mesa Arizona Eastmark Stakes. The Gilbert Arizona Superstition Springs Stake, which consists of the Elliot Groves, Highland Groves, Highland Ranch, Highland, Meadows, Monterey Park, Redfield, and Towne Meadows Wards, was created by Elder Timothy J. Dyches, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Karl M. Tilleman, an Area Seventy.

GILBERT ARIZONA SUPERSTITION SPRINGS STAKE (November 12, 2017): President—Robert Christiaan Allen, 49, physician, Deseret Family Medicine; wife, Cynthia Mangelson Allen. Wade Lynn Whiting, 53, area manager (sales), Pfizer Inc.; wife, Monica Leigh Young Whiting. Adam Sherrill Lund, 43, sales representative, Johnson & Johnson; wife, Symone Hobbs Lund.

A new stake has been created from the New Delhi India District. The New Delhi India Stake, which consists of the Dwarka, Lajpat, Malviya Nagar, Munirka, and Vasant Vihar Wards, was created by Elder Randy D. Funk, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Robert William, an Area Seventy.

NEW DELHI INDIA STAKE (November 5, 2017): President—Suresh Kumar Ramakrishna, 38, facilities manager, LDS Church; succeeding Suku Thankappan; wife, Pavani Suresh Ramakrishna. Counselors—Arpit D. Pandey, 33, India language coordinator, LDS Church; wife, Ranjini Gowthaman Pandey. Prudhvi Raju Varada, 29, relationship manager, the Chopras; wife, Mamta Dhikao Varada.

A new stake has been created from the Benin City Nigeria Ikpokpan and the Benin City Nigeria Oregbeni Stakes. The Benin City Sokponba Stake, which consists of the Erediauwa and Idogbo Branches and the Ekae, Evuoriaria, Igun 2nd, Sokponba, Ugbekun, and Upper Sokponba Wards, was created by Elder Terence M. Vinson, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Frederick O. Akinbo, an Area Seventy.

BENIN CITY NIGERIA SOKPONBA STAKE (February 18, 2018): President—Peter Egbunu Yahaya, 41, self-employed; wife, Ejiro Yahaya. Counselors—Augustine Otogo Agbor, 54, administrator, Danco; wife, Sandra Bose Akidimah Agbor. Pedro Ekuobase Ohanmu, 43, director, Foresight Art Concept; wife, Blessing Evbareke Obayiuwana Ohanmu.

A new stake has been created from the Nuku’alofa Tonga Harbor and Nuku’alofa Tonga North Stakes. The Nuku’alofa Tonga Capital Stake, which consists of the Kolomotu’a, Longolongo, Nuku’alofa 5th, Nuku’alofa 7th, and Nuku’alofa 14th Wards, was created by Elder Craig A. Cardon, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Aisake Tukuafu, an Area Seventy.

NUKU’ALOFA TONGA CAPITAL STAKE (November 19, 2017): President—Ian Claude Tu’ihalangingle, 59, director of support services, South Pacific Games; wife, Linita Paane Tu’ihalagingle. Counselors—’Anau V. Hala, 39, teacher, Tailulu College; wife, Petulisa Hinakuia Hala. Daniel F. Taumoepeau, 34, senior financial manager, National Reserve Banks of Tonga (West); wife, Nola Bella Wainohu Taumoepeau.

A new stake has been created from the Bluffdale Utah South Stake. The Bluffdale Utah Independence Stake, which consists of the Independence 1st, Independence 2nd, Independence 3rd, Independence 4th, and Independence 5th Wards, was created by Elder Michael T. Ringwood, General Authority Seventy, and Elder William B. Woahn, an Area Seventy.

BLUFFDALE UTAH INDEPENDENCE STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Eric Don Hawkins, 47, director of media relations, LDS Church; wife, Stacey Phillips Hawkins. Counselors—William Dell Russell, 54, inventory control, Amerifleet; wife, Diane Hutchings Russell. Joseph Kent Parry, 27, director of operations, Skipio LLC; wife, Trisha Nyman Parry.

A new stake has been created from the Brisbane Australia Logan, the Coomera Austalia, and the Eight Mile Plains Australia Stakes. The Brisbane Australia Beenleigh Stake, which consists of the Waterford Branch and the Beeleigh, Loganhome, Park Ridge 1st, Regents Park, and Windaroo Wards, was created by Elder O. Vincent Haleck, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Keith P. Walker, an Area Seventy.

BRISBANE AUSTRALIA BEENLEIGH STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Francis Iva, 35, managing director, Institute of Pacifica Australia; wife, Kaiserina Iptin Ho Kum Iva. Counselors—Tai Cecil Jr., 36, managing director, Proficient Projects; wife, Lauren Frances Eloise Walker Cecil. Olene Tuiatua, 47, IT director, Pitcher Parinecs; wife, Malissa Magdalene Tuiatua.

A new stake has been created from the Ekpoma Nigeria Disctrict. The Ekpoma Nigeria Stake, which consists of the Avbiosi, Ekpoma, Iruekpen 1st, Iruekpen 2nd, Iruekpen 3rd, Ozalla 1st, Ozalla 2nd, and Ozalla 3rd Wards, was created by Elder Marcus B. Nash, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Frederick O. Akinbo, an Area Seventy.

EKPOMA NIGERIA STAKE (January14, 2018): President—Abraham A. Ebowemen, 37, teacher; wife, Faith O. Abraham. Counselors—Stanley B. Omokhodion, 54, teacher; wife, Mercy O. Omokhodion. Christopher Oigiangbe, 53, principal education officer; wife, Philo C. Oigiangbe.

A new stake has been created from the Pinhais Brazil and the Sao Jose dos Pinhais Brazil Stakes. The São José do Pinhais Brazil Jardim Ipê Stake, which consists of the Borda do Campo and Guarituba Branches and the Afonso Pena, Jardim Ipê, Parque de Fonte, and Piraquara Wards, was created by Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Marco A. Rais, an Area Seventy.

SÃO JOSÉ DOS PUNHAIS BRAZIL JARDIM IPÊ STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Celso Tamanho, 57, banker, Bradesco Incorporated; wife, Cassia Sueli dos Santos. Counselors—Edemar Kuhnen Martins, 43, supervisor, Execpar; wife, Silmara Barbosa. Thiago Martins Diogo, 31, solutions analyst, ISAE/FGV Get Vargas Foundation; wife, Giselle Goulart Pertile Diogo.

Reorganized stakes

BENIN CITY NIGERIA IKPOKPAN STAKE (February 18, 2018)—Charles Ogieva Evbuomwan, 50, senior accountant, Health Management Board Edo State; succeeding Ikechukwu James Ibe; wife, Esther Ekinadoese Omosigho Evbuomwan. Counselors—Osaigbovo Joseph Avbuohien, 36, engineer, Oredo Local Government; wife, Uwaila Omozee Avbuohien. Uyi Telvis Okhomina, 50, self-employed; wife, Doris Uninwbn Anoka.

BENIN CITY NIGERIA OREGBENI STAKE (February 18, 2018): President—Goodwin Ogochukwu Meteke, 58, self-employed; succeeding Peter E. Yahaya; wife, Clementina Ihponukwu Ujeh Meteke. Counselors—Esiwmajemiie Monday Tenumah, 54, managing director; wife, Helen Yamiye. Etinosa Omorogbe, 37, chief clerical officer, Edsogdadec; wife, Uwalla Faith Omorogbe.

CENTERVILLE UTAH NORTH STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Alexander Dushku, 51, attorney, Kirton McConkie; succeeding Michael B. Strong; wife, Jennifer Burhnahm Dushku. Counselors—Brent Curtis Robinson, 50, partner, ERM; wife, Lisa Hillyard Robinson. Todd Bartley Smith, 54, senior vice president and insurance broker, Moreton & Co.; wife, Julie Dunn Smith.

CHEONGJU KOREA STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Woo-Cheol Lee, 46, director, Bugeon P&P; succeeding Jin-Yong Jeong; wife, Jeong-Hee Kim. Counselors—Daam-Yoon Kim, 56, manager, Bujajib Restaurant; wife, Keong-Hee Ku. Cheol-ho Bae, 49, team manager, Chungju City; wife, Eun-kyeong Park.

CROIX-DES-MISSIONS HAITI STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Joseph Kerving Hardwarson, 38, seminaries and institutes coordinator, LDS Church; succeeding Harold Jules; wife, Daphnée Mikhael Christophe. Counselors—Decius Barthelemy, 53, mechanic, Ministry of Agriculture; wife, Jean Marie Thérèse. Fresnel Charles, 33, construction engineer, LDS Church; wife, Nerland Saint-Fleur.

CUAUTLA MEXICO PALMAS STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Jedediah Bruno Hernandez Aguila, 38, maintenance technician; succeeding Alfredo Oriz Lima; wife, Ariza Dalia Salazar. Counselors—Ivan Antonio Vargas Duarte, 38, professor; wife, Dania Itzel Bernal Carrillo. Laureano Perez Rivas, 70, farmer; wife, Rosa Ramirez Alcazar.

DAEGU SOUTH KOREA STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Sang Kyo Lee, 48, owner, Yujin Industry; succeeding Byung Man Lee; wife, Young Mi Jeong. Counselors—Changki Byeon, 49, public officer, Daegu City; wife, Shingyoung Jang. Soo-Gang Lee, 48, CEO, German Horseshoeing; wife, Soo-ja Kim.

ENUMCLAW WASHINGTON STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Lyle Baird Brownell, 62, general manager, AccuDuct MFG; succeeding Frank C. Rodarte; wife, Anna Marie Gorrell Brownell. Counselors—Alan Arthur Gamblin, 62, self-employed; wife, Jeri Welsh Gamblin. Daniel William Gaines, 49, clerk, Costco; wife, Dawna A. Alsup Gaines.

FLORIANÓPOLIS BRAZIL STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Leonardo Gaspar Peixoto, 37, controller, RNX; succeeding Jose Carlos da Silva; wife, Gisele M. F. Peixoto. Counselors—Rodrigo Cândido Alves, 40, manager, Multilink; wife, Sara Ribeiro. Pedro Fernando Moraes Gomes, 33, advertising, Yaz Mídia; wife, Luíza Souza Ioppa Gomes.

GOMEX PALACIO MEXICO STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Jorge Gamboa De Los Santos, 47, manager of the treasury, Dyno Nobel Mexico SA de CV; succeeding Raul Barron Ahumada; wife, Silvia de Gamboa Montiel González. Counselors—David Jafet De Santiago Ruiz, 31, manager, Arturo Gaucín; wife, Laura Daniela Delgado Rodríguez. Juan Ramón Garcia Alvarez, 31, technical sales representative, Guhring Mexicana; wife, Gabriela Contreras Maldonado.

GRAND BLANC MICHIGAN STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Marcelino Sanchez, 48, executive director, Agile Change; succeeding Justin G. Cook; wife, Kelly Smith Sanchez. Counselors—Danton J. Dance, 50, director, MaritzCX; wife, Daisey Jan Dance. Robert Harold Skouson, 48, chiropractor; wife, Samantha Diane Nelson Skouson.

GUATEMALA CITY BOSQUES DE SAN NICOLAS STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Yeison Broderson Samyoa Velasquez, 31, director, INFOM; succeeding Marvin E. Mejia Casasola; wife, Valeria Fernanda Castellanos de León. Counselors—Rene Alberto González Valle, 52, sales advisor, Ferreteria Industrial; wife, Dabeyba Ester Batres Roca. Hugo Leonel Ramirez Ortiz, 50, self-employed; wife, Leticia Isabel Morales Fernandez.

HEMET CALIFORNIA STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—John Darrell Evans, 54, teacher; succeeding Charles R. Steadman; wife, Virginia Lee Brown Evans. Counselors—Tal Dean Jergensen, 58, orthodontist; wife, Regina Tibbitts Jergensen. Ryan Scott Broderick, 58, self-employed; wife, Diane Margaret Young Broderick.

LAKE CITY FLORIDA STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Scott Douglas Hinson, 58, sales representative, Midwest Fastner Corporation; succeeding Joshua W. Smith; wife, Dianna Faye Isaacs Hinson. Counselors—Mark Davis Duren, 61, self-employed; wife, Jean Lea Clanton Duren. Israel Kenneth Hunter, 38, multi-branch manager, People Ready; wife, Natalie Jean Smith Hunter.

LAS PIÑAS PHILIPPINES STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Raymond Rivera Vicente, 42, area fleet manager, LDS Church; succeeding Elmer S. Sumagpao; Marylene Antenor Roman Vicente. Counselors—Rene Simondo Muyco, 55, accountant; wife, Eriza Modella Hernandez Capitulo Muyco. Silvestre Ariola Manaligod, 53, senior analyst, LDS Church; wife, Maria Estela Israel Cano Manaligod.

MASINA KINSHASA DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Tabena Faustin Kiembwa, 55, superintendant, EPSP; succeeding Mutombo Kasuangi Thierry; wife, Julie Muyombo Kawanga. Counselors—Jean Leonard Mwanza Kabongo, 43, security agent, Delta Protection; wife, Tola Blandine Kabedi. Kombe Rene Esakalonga, 56, purchase department senior coordinator, ASF/PSI; wife, Shongo Ruth Awuyi.

MCALLEN TEXAS WEST STAKE (February 18, 2018): President—Robert Adams Salmond II, 37, seminaries and institutes coordinator, LDS Church; succeeding L. Brice Chandler; wife, Nayelit Uribe Salmond. Counselors—Karl Colbenz Bentley, 39, opthamologist; wife, Brigette Marie Mays Bentley. Lance Hamlin Ames, 33, chief operating officer, Edingburg Regilnal Medical Center and Children’s Hospital; wife, Jennifer Ann Cottrell Ames.

MESA ARIZONA MOUNTAIN VIEW STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Sean Weston Glenn, 48, hospital administrator; succeeding Michael B. Cowan; wife, Anna Marie Groberg Glenn. Counselors—Reese Lane Anderson, 48, attorney; wife, Erin Elisa Miller Anderson. Van Owen Hansen, 54, CEO, ProDBX Software LLC; wife, Shauna Wood Hansen.

NEPHI UTAH NORTH STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Travis Jay Ludlow, 45, managing member, Priority Homes; succeeding Craig C. Hitchcock; wife, DeeAnn Taylor Ludlow. Counselors—James W. Welburn, 49, elementary school principal, Nebo School District; wife, Traci Lynette Hand Welburn. David Ivan Jones, 49, self-employed, Advanced Family Eye Care; wife, Maurie Dawn Loveless Jones.

NORTH SALT LAKE UTAH STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Nolan Scott Taylor, 58, attorney; succeeding Ricardo E. Castillo; wife, Rhonda Henderson Taylor. Counselors—Rick Lyman Stratford, 49, attorney; wife, Jodie Nilson Stratford. Spencer Elliott Richards, 44, medical director, Intermountain Healthcare; wife, Molly Mason Richards.

OGDEN UTAH BURCH CREEK STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Danial Lane Dillingham, 48, national solutions consultant, Ricoh USA; succeeding Laurence W. Beech; wife, Diana Ami Pace Dillingham. Counselors—Richard Evan Taylor, 58, chief development officer, Intermountain Healthcare; wife, Lea Joy Duncan Taylor. Douglas Kent Anderson, 56, physician; wife, Lisa Kristine Edlund Anderson.

OREM UTAH NORTH STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Darwin Craig Cottle, 56, CTE Coordinator, Jordan School District; succeeding Ross. L. Spencer; wife, Jana Harris Cottle. Counselors—Robert Owen Harding, 72, self-employed; wife, Cynthia Ruth Thomson Harding. Richard Karl Meeves, 53, CEO, Aspiro Group; wife, Dawn Pope Meeves.

PARADISE VALLEY ARIZONA STAKE (February 18, 2018): President—Juan C. Quilantan, 43, senior manager of compliance, American Express; succeeding C. Wayne Lewis; wife, Nelly Tiempos. Counselors—Scott Michael Theobald, 60, attorney; wife, Carol Jane Theobald. Russell Todd Taylor, 43, dentist; wife, Barbara Marie Coplen Taylor.

PEORIA ARIZONA STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Stephen McKay Toronto, 46, human resources executive, Banner Health; succeeding David R. Williams; wife, Esther Lewis Toronto. Counselors—Russell Grant Forsberg, 41, physician assistant; wife, Katherine Lynn Gwilliam Forsberg. Kyle Ray Crump, 51, principal of branch and region development, Edward Jones; wife, Daniece Day Crump.

PORLAMAR VENEZUELA STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Yoel Erasmo Gomez Rojas, 42, self-employed; succeeding Moises D. Diaz Luna; wife, Jennifer Cristina Barrios Rojas. Counselors—Alexis Jose Rojas, 56, salesman; wife, Carmen Restrepo Vera. Carlos Martinez Cabrera, 51, self-employed; wife, Paola Gabriela Gionvanardi Vasquez.

POZA RICA MEXICO STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Patricio Olvera Arguelles, 57, self-employedl succeeding Gaudencio V. Castlelan Soto; wife, Violeta Valle Aguilar. Counselors—Pedro Blanco Flores, 46, personnel support, S.E.V.; wife, Placida Lopez Pita. Alfredo Dominguez Mascareãs, 32, teacher; wife, Alheli Esperanza Rodriguez Olivera.

PROVO UTAH YSA 1ST STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—David Bruce McGinn, 55, chief financial officer, Agilix; succeeding Richard Neitzel Hozapfel; wife, Lori Mangum McGinn. Counselors—Chad Alvin Rowley, 59, general manager, Payson Fruit Growers; wife, Lisa Harding Rowley. John Ben Haws, 43, professor; wife, Laura Favero Haws.

PROVO UTAH YSA 13TH STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Craig Paul Smith, 58, senior professional medical representative, Pfizer; succeeding Ritch N. Wood; wife, Kathleen Jarman Smith. Counselors—Michael Ray Kelly, 62, professor; wife, Lisa Carter Kelly. Howard Eugene Gurney, 67, vice president, Central Bank; wife, Janet Kathryn Winder Gurney.

RALEIGH NORTH CAROLINA STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—William Gerald Thornton Jr., 49, vice president of tax, BMC; succeeding Matthew S. Harding; wife, Angela Lynn Jennings Thornton. Counselors—Christian Kenneth Robinson, 41, director of OCM, BB&T Bank; wife, JoAnna Leigh Carman Robinson. Enos Tracy, 59, president, Cormetech Incorporated; wife, Betha Pauline Milner Tracy.

RIVERTON UTAH CENTRAL STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Robert D O’Hara, 56, planning manager, LDS Church; succeeding Richard G. Saunders; wife, Kathleen James O’Hara. Counselors—Gregory Kent Steed, 58, counselor, Salt Lake City School District; wife, Amy Annette Slane Steed. Kyle Wakefield Smith, 58, pilot; wife, Jennifer Diane Pia Smith.

ROSALES PHILIPPINES STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Fredirick Jacob Escalona, 41, manager, Producers Bank; succeeding Donato C. Dacanay; wife, Josephine Derpo Escalona. Counselors—Mario Alonzo Gamboa, 47, self-employed; wife, Manda Figuracion Ferreras Gamboa. Rommel Corona Combis, 52, professor; wife, Maria Cecilia Cabanting Domingo Combis.

SAFFORD ARIZONA STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Bradford Nathan Montierth, 50, physician; succeeding D. Corey Sanders; wife, Jeanette Marcroft Montierth. Counselors—Clayton Hargis, 49, physician; wife, Kristin June Ferrel Hargis. Palmer L. Goodman, 38, self-employed; wife, Rebecca Suzanne Curtis Goodman.

SANDY UTAH WILLOW CREEK STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Joseph Alan Staples, 58, chief marketing officer, Motivosity; succeeding J. Kimo Esplin; wife, Robyn Hasley Staples. Counselors—Alan Adams Matheson Jr., 56, executive director, Utah Department of Environmental Quality; wife, Laura Elizabeth Matheson. Davis Marston Smith, 39, CEO, Cotopaxi; wife, Asialene Christina Elmore Smith.

SAN JOSÉ COSTA RICA TOYOPÁN STAKE (March 18, 2018): President—Johnny Esteban Alvarado Sojo, 38, academic coordinator, Universidad de Costa Rica; succeeding Gustavao Brandaris Vergara; wife, Solangie Pamela Villalobos Guevara. Counselors—Oscar Roberto Sibaja Seravalli, 44, service center manager, Elvatron S.A.; wife, Sonia Ivette Muñoz Soto. Maicol Esteban Hernandez Avila, 36, self-employed; wife, Andrea María Ramírez Acuña.

SANTA FE NEW MEXICO STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Steven John Stokes, 51, human resource data analyst, Los Alamos National Lab; succeeding Michael S. Zollinger; wife, Rebecca Hales Stokes. Counselors—Guy D Baker, 50, division leader, Los Alamos National Lab; wife, Angela Maria Cardenas Baker. Steven Crowther Hansen, 53, CEO, Presbyterian Medical Services; wife, Caryn Elise Christiansen Hansen.

SARATOGA SPRINGS UTAH SOUTH STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Christopher John Lewis, 44, export sales manager, Revent Incorportated; succeeding Ronald B. Edwards; wife, Monique Cheree Renslow Lewis. Counselors—Terry Meade Smith, 47, IT security and risk manager, CR England; wife, Lisa Richardson Smith. Brock Lavar Bateman, 35, journeyman lineman, Rocky Mountain Power; wife, Arin Beckstead Bateman.

SOUTH JORDAN UTAH COUNTRY PARK STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Timothy Samuel McCoy, 42, coporate counsel, Boral Industries; succeeding Terry R. Sorenson; wife, Candi Ann Nickel McCoy. Counselors—Craig Norman Martin, 51, executive vice president, WesTech Engineering Incorporated; wife, Shannon Michelle Cassidy Martin. Glen Shigeru Walbeck, 56, secondary capital markets, Academy Mortgage; wife, Shari Louise Leifson Walbeck.

SOUTHERN RIVER PERTH AUSTRALIA STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—Bryan Geoffrey Skipworth, 42, tax manager, Mitsui E&P Australia; succeeding Mark L. Pemberton; wife, Rochelle Fleur Skipworth. Counselors—David Leslie Grinceri, 44, teacher; wife, Natalie Jo Grinceri. Daniel James Mack, 40, application administrator, Curtin University; wife, Jacinta Agnes Kathleen Pitt Mack.

STUTTGART GERMANY STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Oliver Dobin, 46, interior consultant, Fendel Wohnfaszination; succeeding Thomas W. Schneider; wife, Martina Christiane Mueller Dobin. Counselors—Wolfgang Schaefer, 39, forensic expert worldwide, M.A.N.; wife, Bettina Mueller Shaefer. Guido Tewes, 49, head of corporation treasury, M & W Group; wife, Silke Martina Lippert Tewes.

SYRACUSE UTAH LEGACY PARK STAKE (February 25, 2018): President—David Lance Davenport, 58, vice president of security risk and management, Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment; succeeding Alan F. Thurgood; wife, Julie Ann Sisneras Davenport. Counselors—Garrett Stephen Sill, 47, chief financial officer, Security National; wife, Stephanie Ann Nichol Sill. Clinton George Miller, 46, seminary teacher; wife, Amanda Jan Evans Miller.

TALLAHASEE FLORIDA STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Benjamin J Smith, 45, professor; succeeding Blair H. Burton; wife, Leah Valrie Douberly Smith. Counselors—Mark Tilton Llewellyn Sr., 59, CEO, Genesis; wife, Muriel Madelyn Pangborn Llewellyn. Arinze Nkemdirim Okere, 42, professor; wife, Erica Rae Fowers Nkemdirim Okere.

TARLAC PHILIPPINES STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Paul Ashley Pagulaxan Donato, 47, manager, Globe Telecom; succeeding Richard O. Espinosa; wife, Crusier Dominguez Obungen Donato. Counselors—Benigno Apilado Pinpin, 50, self-employed; wife, Cely Cabalu Lim Pinpin. Carlito Tumamao Costales, 46, senior supervisor, International Wiring Systems Corporation; wife, Lahrni Villalba Collado Costales.

TUXTLA GUTIÉREZ MACTOMATZA STAKE (March 4, 2018): President—Jose de Guadalupe Moreno Gomez, 39, physician; succeeding Virgillio Gonzalez Rodriguez; wife, Funny Jose Ruiz. Counselors—Nefi Orlando Ramírez Navarro, 43, professor; wife, Carla María Hernández Martínez. José Akntonio Ruiz Galindo, 34, self-employed; wife, Marlene Ivonne Ramos Trejo.

VITORIA SPAIN STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—Carlos Abel Perez Villamar, 42, self-employed; succeeding Saulo Guimaraes Franco; wife, Lorena Cumandá Zambrano Medina. Counselors—Jose D. Cabeza Fernandez, 43, construction services; wife, Evelyn F. Brand Costa. Christian Llaguna Iglesias, 28, junior consultant, Everis S.L.; wife, Alma Maria Sanchez Albenoba.

WASHINGTON DC STAKE (March 11, 2018): President—David Nathan Sheets, 53, chief economist, PGIM Fixed Income; succeeding James R. Baird; wife, Kimberly Ann Thomason Sheets. Counselors—Kim Oliver Golightly, 59, tax consultant, Ernst & Young LLP; wife, Anne Elizabeth Ashworth Golightly. Stephen Henry Alfandre, 38, founding principal, Urban Alfandre; wife, Callie Kay Vessels Alfandre.