New Stakes and Stake Presidencies Announced in July 2018
A new stake has been created from the Aba Nigeria North and the Aba Nigeria Ogbor Hill Stakes. The Aba Nigeria Umuola Stake, which consists of the Umola 1st and 2nd, Waterside 1st and 2nd, and Umueme Wards and the Bible College Road and Mgboko Obete Branches, was created by Elder Marcus B. Nash, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Isaac K. Morrison, an Area Seventy.
ABA NIGERIA UMUOLA STAKE (June 10, 2018): President—Uwem Gilbert Edem, 48, seminaries and institutes coordinator; wife, Attah Orok Edim. Counselors—Kalu Onwuka Kalu, 42, Church groundskeeper; wife, Oma Debora Kalu. Valentine Nnamdi Ifeanyi Iwuorie, 55, supervisor of Church distribution center; wife, Eunice Onumara Obinna Iwuorie.
A new stake has been created from the Asaba Nigeria District. The Asaba Nigeria Stake, which consists of the Ibusa and Illah Branches and the Asaba 1st, Asaba 2nd, Asaba 3rd, Asaba 4th, and Ugbolu Wards, was created by Elder Larry S. Kacher, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Daniel Yirenya-Tawiah, an Area Seventy.
ASABA NIGERIA STAKE (June 10, 2018): President—Chike Okonkwo, 51, area veterinarian; wife, Ijeoma Evelyn Aniekie Okonkwo. Counselors—Charles Arwechi Njokanna, 53, admininstrative officer, Fedomed Medical Center; wife, Blessing Nigorie Njokanna. Christopher Uchedjor Isiekwe, 38, registrar, Delta State Judiciary; wife, Augustina Chidinma Okeleke Isiekwe.
A new stake has been created from the Punaauia Tahiti and Raromatai Tahiti Stakes. The Bora Bora Tahiti Stake, which consists of the Haamene and Hipu Branches and the Anau, Cumorah, Faanui, Maupiti, and Vaitape Wards, was created by Elder O. Vincent Haleck, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Glenn Burgess, an Area Seventy.
BORA BORA TAHITI STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Moana M. Teriipaia, 60, retired; wife, Romalaaron Eritaneta Fleurise Teriipaia. Counselors—Taaroa T. Tapea, 47, substitute teacher; wife, Née Pore Rose Tapea. Josuah J. Tiori, 34, electrician; wife, Lomay Poeala Tiori.
A new stake has been created from the Asheville North Carolina, Roswell Georgia, and Sugar Hill Georgia Stakes. The Coal Mountain Georgia Stake, which consists of the Blairsville and Murphy Branches and the Coal Mountain, Dahlonega, Flower Park, Laurel Springs, Pilgrim Mill, and Sharon Springs Wards, was created by Elder Claudio R. M. Costa, General Authority Seventy, and Elder René R. Alba, an Area Seventy.
COAL MOUNTAIN GEORGIA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Matthew Allan Pennington, 51, director/partner, TKT Consulting; wife, Kristin Anne Devenburg Pennington. Counselors—Michael Richard Hansen, 46, pediatric dentist; wife, Tiffany Dee Johnston Hansen. Jarod Austin Johnson, 43, territory manager, Neuwave Medical; wife, Lazette Mae McLaughlin Johnson.
A new stake has been created from the Oklahoma City Oklahoma Stake. The Edmond Oklahoma Stake, which consists of the McLoud Branch and Cushin, Edmond 1st, Edmond 2nd, Edmond 3rd, Edmond 4th, Edmond 5th, Oklahoma City YSA, Shawnee, and Villages Wards, was created by Elder Kevin W. Pearson, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Daniel W. Jones, an Area Seventy.
EDMOND OKLAHOMA STAKE (June 17, 2018): President—Jared Michael Hopkins, 45, adviser, Charles Schwab; wife, Angela Barnes Hopkins. Counselors—Jason Lee Francis, 45, CEO, Valence Drilling Fluids; wife, Danielle Ashley Clark Francis. Bret Rice Haymore, 45, allergist, Oklahoma Allergy; wife, Alyssa Michelle Comaduran.
A new stake has been created from the Fortaleza Brazil Stake. The Fortaleza Brazil Dunas Stake, which consists of the Guararapes, Jardim da Olivieras, Mucuripe, Nova Aldeota, and Tancredo Neves Wards, was created by Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis, a General Authority Seventy, and Elder Luciano Cascardi, an Area Seventy.
FORTALEZA BRAZIL DUNAS STAKE (June 10, 2018): President—Glauber Ferreira Cintra, 51, professor, UECE; wife, Fabiana Nanya Brizzante. Counselors—Nefisson Rabelo Vieira Pinheiro, 41, director/owner, Vale da Saudade; wife, Nagela Maria Alcantara. Thiago dos Santos Castro, 33, supervisor, BRF; wife, Sheila Ferreira da Silva.
A new stake has been created from the Trento Philippines District. The San Francisco Philippines Stake, which consists of the Rosario Branch and Prosperidad, San Francisco, Santa Josefa, Trento, and Veruela Wards, was created by Elder Allan F. Packer, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Jarius C. Perez, an Area Seventy.
SAN FRANCISCO PHILIPPINES STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Charles Baldonado Galgo, 41, board of directors, People Bank of Caraga Inc.; wife, Annabel Pagula Lunasin. Counselors—Ruzzel Quinjada Mayo, 41, self-employed; wife, Nancy Eurion Camat Mayo. Joevic Mangompit Mag-Abo, 42, sales representative, McKline Enterprises; wife, Marife Torees Atayan Mag-Abo.
A new stake has been created from the Santa Cruz do Sul Brazil District. The Santa Cruz do Sul Brazil Stake, which consists of the Cachoeira do Sul, Estrela, Marin, Rio Pardo, Santa Cruz do Sul, Santa Cruz do Sul Campus, Venancio Aires, and Vera Cruz Branches and the Lajeado Ward, was created by Elder Adilson de Paula Parrella, a General Authority Seventy, and Elder Marco A. Rais, an Area Seventy.
SANTA CRUZ DO SUL BRAZIL STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Alberto Hubner Kunde, 41, production coordinator, ELISEUKOPP; wife, Cleonice Martins Kunde. Counselors—Daniel Luiz Henkes, 31, electrical products analyst, MULTMEC; wife, Priscila Cunha da Luz Henkes. Glauber Rogerio Roja Fortes, 48, technical coordiantor, UNIMED Centro; wife, Luci Mara Borges Fortes.
A new stake has been created from the Sololá Guatemala District. The Sololá Guatemala Stake, which consists of the Cojolyá, El Mirador, Las Cuestas, Panajachel, San Andrés Semetabaj, San Lucas Toliman, and Santiago Atitlán Branches, was created by Elder Adrián Ochoa, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Denis E. Pineda, an Area Seventy.
SOLOLÁ GUATEMALA STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Vincio Yaxon Par, 35, maintenance, MAGA; wife, Adriana Angelica Batz Chuc. Counselors—Juan Reanda Pacach, 33, technological facilitator, Mundo Posible; wife Sandra Patricia Hom Güit. Enós Oliverio Coj Orozco, 31, vice principal, Raquel Tzay; wife, Irma Elizabeth Cumes Bocel.
ABU DHABI STAKE (April 15, 2018): President—Marcus Donald Oates, 55, EVP, Selmens; succeeding Jeffrey J. Singer; wife, Janine Dawn Legg Oates. Counselors—Rhen Michael Morris, 53, regional controller, CHRM Hill; wife, Cheryl Lynn Rank Morris. Curtis Willard Kofoed, 48, manager drilling engineer, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company; wife, Michelle Alder Kofoed.
AGUASCALIENTES JARDINES MEXICO STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Adrian Quiroga Contreras, 41, regional controller, Bachoco SA CV; succeeding Mauricia Hernandez Aranda; wife, Olga Gonzalez Gonzalez. Counselors—Daniel Rodea Rodriguez, 50, technical manager, Grupo CIT; wife, Castro de Rodea Angelica. Octavio Acosta Guitiérrez, 42, customer service consultant, Aero Mexico; wife, Diana Jaramillo López.
ALBUQUERQUE NEW MEXICO STAKE (June 10, 2018): President—L. Martin Schaap, 52, seminary and institute teacher; succeeding Daniel W. Lewis; wife, Tamara Kaye Petersen Schaap. Counselors—Brett Woodruff Clark, 48, software engineer, Sandia National Labs; wife, Laura Lynne Roos Clark. Jesse Clark Hatch, 41, attorney, Hatch Law Firm; wife, Amy Marie Lewis Hatch.
BESSEMER ALABAMA STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Barry Ramon Sadler Jr., 39, engineer, American Cast Iron Co.; succeeding Peter M. Johnson; wife, Antoinette Averett Sadler. Counselors—Robert Douglas Watson, 64, professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham; wife, Nancy Elizabeth Lucas Watson. Robert V Lewis, 59, Church coordinator; wife, Janet Ellison Lewis.
BRAZZAVILLE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Belle-vie Grâce Prafichel Gayoliele-Anga, 34, police station administrator; succeeding Martinien Okete-Moke; wife, Thérèse Angaman Akissi. Counselors—Clerck Ghilson Nkombo Ngondo, 34, Church senior office assistant; wife, Fayette Blance Ondzea. Oba Olfrey Odzouo, 32, supervisor, MTN CONGO; wife, Dirlove Belchilia Galemoni.
BURLEY IDAHO STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Lucas Wade Trevino, 39, owner, Wrangler; succeeding Lance A. Loveland; wife, Kristin Davis Mitchell Trevino. Counselors—Jason Oneal Parkinson, 44, physician and OB/GYN, Intermountain Healthcare; wife, Heidi Lauritren Parkinson. Adam Seth Haynes, 39, owner, State Farm Insurance; wife, Emily Annette Neibaur Haynes.
CABIMAS VENEZUELA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Josmel Olinto Sanchez Rondon, 42, supervisor, PDVSA; succeeding Alberto Navarro Mavarez; wife, Olan Elena Solarte de Sanchez. Counselors—Douglas José Betancourt Mindiola, 33, facilities manager, LDS Church; wife, Virginia de Betancourt Silva Romero Saraid. Correa Raúl Núñez, 50, technical consultant, IMSCA; wife, Carmen Herrera de Núñez.
CAMPINA GRANDE BRAZIL LIBERDADE STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Ataandson de Souza, 44, coordinator, SEI; succeeding Antonio Souza de Oliveira; wife, Sheila Aparecida Nazareth. Counselors—Vancarlos Pianço Castro, 46, public employee, STTP (transportation department); wife, Xênia Leal. Elton John da Costa, 41, consultant, Premium/SEBRAE; wife, Tália de Azevedo Souto Santos.
CANTERBURY ENGLAND STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Stefan Rossbach, 55, senior lecturer, University of Kent; succeeding Stephen L. Hunt; wife, Andrea Haria Den Boer. Counselors—Paul Thomas Ronald Rickard, 45, timetable manager, Canterbury Christ Church; wife, Marisa Kennedy Turner Rickard. Philip Andrew Bembridge, 57, music teacher, self-employed; wife, Deborah Jean Bembridge.
CAREY IDAHO STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Daniel Lee Parke, 52, chiropractor; succeeding Bruce C. Jensen; wife, Shawna Sears Parke. Counselors—Matthew Earl Kent, 42, optometrist; wife, Rebecca Elaine Ward Kent. Jefferey Kyle Shiver, 48, owner, Shiver Construction; wife, Jeannice Sharon Nichols Shiver.
CAXIAS DO SUL BRAZIL STAKE (May 27, 2018): President—Lopes Gal Thiago, 42, seminaries and institutes coordinator; succeeding G. Artur Peruzzo; wife, Fernanda Gal. Counselors—Lucas Vargas Leães, 34, manager, Companhia Riograndense de Saneamento; wife, Thammy Rodrigues da Silva Leães. Roberto Allen Costa da Silva, 51, public sector employee; wife, Teresinha Adelaide Boff.
CEDAR CITY UTAH CANYON VIEW STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Tyler Gregory Romeril, 41, city attorney, Cedar City; succeeding Allan D. Rau; wife, Casey Lyn Comin Romeril. Counselors—Steven Todd Burton, 49, director of elementary education, Iron County School District; wife, Laurel Jean Eitelgeorge Burton. Kyle Richard Garrett, 56, southwest regional director, State of Utah; wife, Suzette Beatty Garrett.
CENTERVILLE UTAH STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—David Alvin Lemperle, 55, vice president of sales and marketing, Select Health; succeeding Blair R. Morris; wife, Sherice Stokes Lemperle. Counselors—Scott Robert Sorenson, 51, Church senior engineer; wife, Mary Anne Smith Sorenson. Richard Allen Starr, 57, language producer; wife, Teresa Lynne Smith Starr.
CHIMBOTE PERU BEUNOS AIRES STAKE (May 27, 2018): President—Guido Fabian LaValle Peña, 47, Church Educational System coordinator; succeeding Marco A. Franco Magan; wife, Maria Hindira Barrenechea Alvarado. Counselors—Martin Algernon Amduero Lopez, 37, administrator, Transportation Company; wife, Sandra Maribel Lopez Rojas. Jeyson Justiniano Corales Roque, 41, risk analyst, Banco Agropecuario; wife, Luz Isabel Espinoza Bances.
CUMANÁ VENEZUELA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Rolando José Rodriguez Marcano, 37, air conditioning technician, Toyota de Venezuela; succeeding Alexander G. Navas; wife, Petra del Carmen Gamardo. Counselors—David José Pereira Hidrogo, 42, teacher, MPPE; wife, Eileen Arlín Martínez Bravo. José Francisco Tarache Fuentes, 44, financial advisor; wife, Luisa Isabel Panagua Almandoz.
DRESDEN GERMANY STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Jens Kleinert, 52, bank management, Deutsche Kreditbank AG; succeeding Christoph Menzel; wife, Christiane Gäbler Keinert. Counselors—Dlat Jens Ebisch, 55, car adjuster, DEKRA Automobiles, wife; Katrin Bartsch Ebisch. Toni Seyfert, 37, salesman, Firma Pfefferminzl; wife, Anne Lechner Seyfert.
DUNEDIN NEW ZEALAND STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Maurice Raymon Turketo, 48, barrister and solicitor, Farry & Co.; succeeding Stephen E. Smith; wife, Maraea Rangi Garisau Turketo. Counselors—Justin Koloi Kaufana, 43, butcher, Alliance Group; wife, Lativia Fatai Tua’one Kaufana. Jason Carl Mather, 44, support worker, Mt. Cargill Trust; wife, Irene Mather.
GABORONE BOTSWANA STAKE (May 27, 2018): President—Oduetse Shaka Mokweni, 48, manager, Botswana Telecomms; succeeding Clement M. Matwagothata; wife, Seedi Malebogo. Counselors—Santee Bedzo Lebala, 33, seminaries and institutes coordinator; wife, Olwethy Ngcibi Lebala. Lucas Mpho Rakwela, 46, credit controller, Cresta Hotels; wife, Dinah Matswagothata Boitumelo.
GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR JUAN MONTALVO STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Alejandro Pazmiño Loja, 59, accountant, Holy Spirit Study Center; succeeding Raul R. Lopez Toscano; wife, Jessica Tatiana Gallegos Rosales. Counselors—Fausto Gabriel Castro Ibarra, 56, Church gardener; wife, Susana del Carmen Sanchez. Roberto Orlando Guerrero Espinoza, 42, La Casa del Amortiguador; wife, Marjorie Alexandra Choez Ortiz.
HELSINKI FINLAND STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Harri Juhani Myllyla, 44, director of sales, Quantel; succeeding Harri M. Karumo; wife, Marju Annele Lepola Myllyla. Counselors—Lasse Holopainen, 37, senior licensing manager, Nokia Corporation; wife, Noora Katriina Lehtinen Holopainen. Mikko Aleksanteri Airto, 45, special education teacher, Vantua City; wife, Pipsa Ilona Hänninen Airto.
IDAHO FALLS IDAHO NORTH STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Gregg Lydell Baczuk, 41, athletic director, Skyline High School; succeeding Kevin J. Hathaway; wife, Karisa Ahlstrom Baczuk. Counselors—Kris Hawkins Wright, 54, self-employed; wife, Rochele Hansen Wright. Shawn Rex Orgill, 59, materials management professional, BMPC; wife, Pauline Delma Bateman Orgill.
JAKARTA INDONESIA STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Erwin Marjanto Dumalang, 53, general manager, Synergy Worldwide Indonesia; succeeding Djarot Subiantoro; wife, Peggie Djunijanti Raharja Dumalang. Counselors—Kentjana Putra Pangestura, 68, director, PT Indoaluminium Industry; wife, Kwie Lan Lim. Handson Beresman Limbong, 53, marketing, CV Bandora; wife, Sriyatin Yohanes Raya Bahy Limbong.
JEONJU KOREA STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Jingyu Jang, 50, team leader, County Headman; succeeding Yong-Lok Kim; wife, Sunui Kim. Counselors—Yo Am Kim, 58, owner, musical instrument store; wife, Lim You-Hong. Youngchoul Kim, 50, CEO; wife, Eun Jeong.
JOÃO PESSOA BRAZIL CENTRO STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Belo Ivo Monteiro da Silva, 45, warehouse and quality control manager, Amazon Inc.; succeeding Lehi de Oliveira Barbosa; wife, Maria de Fatima Morais Alves. Counselors—Gilmario Barbosa da Silva, 42, salesman, VIVAZ; wife, Pollyanna Germana Barbosa. Jorge Flavio Pereira Martins, 42, electrician; wife, Maria de Fatima da Silva Martins.
KINSHASA DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Tommy Muhemedy Mbuyamba, 47, Church finance manager; succeeding Eustache Ilunga; wife, Julie Ndaya Kalambayi. Counselors—Balthazar Nday Kabamba, 47, secretary, Monnais Hotel; wife, Yvette Katokwe Wa Ilunga. Hernes Itina Mayamba, 31, CEO, DRCEO; wife, Rachel Ntumba Tshimungu.
LAGUNA NIGUEL CALIFORNIA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Blaine Hill Evanson, 39, partner, Gibson Dunn; succeeding Robert L. Davis; wife, Robin Leighann Parker Evanson. Counselors—Matthew Scott Miller, 48, dentist; wife, Patrice Whitaker Miller. Brian Scott Neff, 57, self-employed; wife, Stephanie Holt Neff.
LAKEVILLE MINNESOTA STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Kevin Turley Cragun, 56, cardiologist; succeeding Scott M. Naatjes; wife, Cathryn Jensen Cragun. Counselors—Alvin Leroy Hadley, 54, vice president, Crossmark; wife, Stacey Lee Calley Hadley. Matthew Robert Clayton, 41, Church institute director; wife, Jana Marie Palmer Clayton.
LAOAG PHILIPPINES STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Dennis Lagadon Catubay, 46, regional sales supervisor, Amspec; succeeding Jordan G. Magapan; wife, Jenny Jesusa Sesuca Joan Catubay. Counselors—Aniceto Perfecto Zabara, 46, facilities manager; wife, Valentina Tagaca Zabara. Winston Natividad Flores, 47, college dean, NorthWestern University; wife, Raquel Mantis Castro Flores.
LIVERPOOL ENGLAND STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Michael John Harbon, 45, design manager, Laing O’Rourke; succeeding Steven J. Marshall; wife, Christine Wood Harbon. Counselors—John Aaron Bradley, 40, regulatory assurance officer, Gallagher; wife, Amy Michaela Oliver Bradley. Christopher Philip Murphy, 64, dentist; wife, April Kay Manning Murphy.
LOGANDALE NEVADA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Brandon Nick Leavitt, 47, manager, Las Vegas Paving; succeeding Matthew D. Messer; wife, Miranda Lee Parker. Counselors—Darren H. Leavitt, 50, general manager, Granite Operation Interior Specialists; wife, Mindy Jo Applegate Leavitt. Charles Hamilton Burt, 42, branch manager, Les Olson Company; wife, Jamie Miller.
MABOPANE SOUTH AFRICA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Arthur Maditsi Mashila, 41, coordinator, Seminaries and Institutes; succeeding Joshua Rampai Hlaole; wife, Irene Lebogang Lehabe. Counselors—Feliz Jena, 51, warehouse stock manager, LDS Church; wife, Ethel Bokani Dumulomo Tshuma Jena. Patrick Mposhomali Vuledzan, 39, field marketing executive, T.C.C.; wife, Sakhile Kuyawa Mposhomali.
MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA DEER PARK STAKE (May 27, 2018): President—David Bruce Jack Hoare, 40, owner, Celestial Funerals; succeeding Paletasala L. Mau’a; wife, Marsha Mary-Louise Brooks Hoare. Counselors—Foukimoana Malu, 31, international marketing intern, GDR Limited; wife, Velonika Vila Lavemai Malu. Siaki Kirifi, 51, secondary school teacher; wife, Vynna Salinoa Tautaipoto Kirifi.
MERIDIAN IDAHO STAKE (June 10, 2018): President—David Eric Hall, 47, physician; succeeding Michael J. Bead; wife, Sally Pulsipher Hall. Counselors—Eric Dean Collett, 43, owner and CEO, A Mind For All Seasons; wife, Amy Butterfield Collett. Jacob Michael Brown, 45, dentist; wife, Rebecca Marilyn Yorgason Brown.
MOAB UTAH STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Duane Clark Riches, 57, owner, Melon Vine Foods/Ace Hardware; succeeding B. Todd Stubbs; wife, Penny Jo Duncan Riches. Counselors—Douglas Nixon Garrett, 59, divisional contoller, Intrepid Potash; wife, Stacey Lynn Mortensen Garrett. Daniel Henry Dalton, 56, sales and warehouse manager, Packard’s Wholesale; wife, Mary Sue Matheson Dalton.
MODESTO CALIFORNIA NORTH STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—David Stuart Neilson, 63, president, Stuart David Inc; succeeding Anthony B. Marshall; wife, Linda Lu Spencer Neilson. Counselors—Richard James Murdoch, 59, vice president, R. J. Murdoch, Inc; wife, Lori Ann Cardoza Murdoch. Daniel Murray Richardson, 47, deputy county administrator, county of Tuolumne; wife, Kathleen Christanna Walker Richardson.
MONTERREY MEXICO ANÁHUAC STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Jacob Heriberto, 43, administrator, Latina Eventos; succeeding Raul Tapia Zavala; wife, Laura Leticia López Infante. Counselors—Rafael Sánchez Treviño, 37, regional manager, FOCOOP; wife, Nadia Selene Zamora Aguirre. José Miguel Rosales Romero, 31, software developer, INAVANT; wife, Abril de Rosales Martinez.
NAMPA IDAHO WEST STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Cory Brent Woolstenhulme, 43, high school principal, Nampa School District; succeeding Eric S. Asay; wife, JJ Schlerf Woolstenhulme. Counselors—Roarke Jake Miller, 45, dentist; wife, Holly Glavinic Miller. Jonathan William Wilford, 43, sales/purchasing manager, Woodgrain Millwork; wife, Valerie Dame Wilford.
NAPERVILLE ILLINOIS STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Andrew John Child, 43, tax manager, BP; succeeding Gregory S. Boswell; wife, Jessice Johnson Child. Counselors—Glen Parker Davis, 59, chief financial officer, JP Morgan Chase; wife, Cynthia Cannon Davis. Nathan Robert Lingard, 42, director of design, MA Mortenson Construction; wife, Keri Elaine Jensen Lingard.
PADUCAH KENTUCKY STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Randy Dewain Balmforth, 41, radiologist, Heartland Regional Medical Center; succeeding Masaru Okuda; wife, Jennifer Kay Pehrson Balmforth. Counselors—Victor Conrad Zimmerman, 48, superintendent schools, Livingston Co. Schools; wife, Angela Tara Glynn Zimmerman. Clinton Jed Baline, 46, emergency room PA, Team Health; wife, Kelly Cheryl Sutton Blaine.
PALERMO ITALY STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Francesco Maria Lanza, 33, medical doctor, G. Martino Clinic; succeeding Ernesto Nudo; wife, Cristina Speranza. Counselors—Luca DiMartino, 44, employee, ENEL; wife, Valentina Libra. Salvatore Aloisio, 54, internal operations, Italian Postal Service; wife, Giuseppa Spatola.
PAUL IDAHO STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—Clayton Ferril King, 37, manager, self-employed; succeeding Kelly R. Arritt; wife, Amy Page King. Counselors—Cody Glen Morgan, 57, owner, Crestview Calves; wife, Kathy Maarine Jones Morgan. Sean D. Christensen, 41, clinic manager, Urgent Care of Twin Falls; wife, Catherine Webb Christensen.
PAYSON UTAH MOUNT NEBO STAKE (June 4, 2018): President—Paul Edward Buckner, 53, manager of strategic sourcing, Brigham Young University; succeeding Rodney J. Newman; wife, Marne Jonell Brown Buckner. Counselors—Kent Bradley Peterson, 59, owner, Foremost Painting Inc.; wife, Malea Arlene Heelis Peterson. Steven Lloyd Pace, 53, parts manager, Stotz Equipment; wife, Selena Margaret Mclean Pace.
QUERETARO MEXICO STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Laia Adolfo Miguel, 57, general manager, MG Asociados; succeeding Alejando Rohas Hidalgo; wife, Maria del Carmen Gutierrez de los Reyes. Counselors—Pérez Conrado Olguin, 57, real estate agent; wife, Moyao Sara Zubillaga. Villagrán Gerardo Ortega, 37, quality manager, Minda KTSN Plastic; wife, Linda Angelica Tellez Gonzalez.
SANTIAGO CHILE LA BANDERA STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Miguel Angel Melo Beccar, 49, technician, Trotter; succeeding Manuel Eusebio Catalan Pozas; wife, Teresa Del Pilar Retamal Ferreira. Counselors—Marcelino Antonio Cerda Olivares, 59, maintenance supervisor, Construction Vial SA; wife, Leiva Mariluz Acevedo. Luis Alexis Bueras Colhuan, 41, store manager, Sony Chile LTDA; wife, Marian Alvarado Salazar.
SALT LAKE MONUMENT PARK STAKE (May 20, 2018): President—William Bennion McKean, 60, attorney; succeeding Jeffrey K. Wetzel; wife, Diane Bartholomew McKean. Counselors—Cory H. Maxwell, 65, director of Church scriptures coordination; wife, Karen Bradshaw Maxwell. Richard Klaus Gurgel, 41, ear surgeon; wife, Kristine Lynn Kirkham Gurgel.
SAN PABLO PHILIPPINES STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Lysander Dioso Guevarra, 42, regional sales head, Globe Telecom; succeeding Aretemio C. Maligon; wife, Gigi Guerra Cabadal Guevarra. Counselors—Edilberto Zamora Andal, 53, instructor/professor/dean, Laguna State Polytechnic University; wife, Leila Caneta Puno Andal. Philip Ferdinand Artillaga Aranguren, 39; wife, Annabella Robles Jimeno Aranguren.
SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO ARGENTINA STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Cristian Falvio Zurita, 39, sales executive, Ceramica Alberdi S.A.; succeeding Pablso A. Badami; wife, Silvia Estela Mara Tapia. Counselors—Leonardo Badami Jose, 40, self-employed; wife, Alejandra Palazzi de Badami. Cesar Gomez Julio, 43, self-employed; wife, Edith Mariela Miraglio.
SOUTH WEBER UTAH STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—David Lowry, 57, vice president/CFO, Nilson Homes; succeeding Steven K. Peterson; wife, Lynette Dalling. Counselors—Joel Kent Workman, 57, president, AQS, Inc.; wife, Heather Ann Workman. Jeffery Alma Von Neiderhauser, 55, manager/systems engineer, Northrop Gruman; wife, Fran Fletcher Von Neiderhauser.
STAR IDAHO STAKE (April 29, 2018): President—Robert Scott Ririe, 53, dentist; succeeding Kenneth J. Firmage; wife, Tiffany Ann Tripple Ririe. Counselors—Ronald Martin Gines, 57, owner, self-employed; wife, Robyn Jaquier Gines. Jefferey Paul Graviet, 48, optometrist; wife, Molly Blue Behrmann Graviet.
ST. ALBANS ENGLAND STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Nathaniel Chell, 39, manager of customer support, Imprivata; succeeding Paul S. Elvridge; wife, Alexandria Victoria Cox Chell. Counselors—Charles William Farnsworth, 44, senior associate, Baker & McKenzie; wife, Joyce Marie Stuart Farnsworth. Scott Henderson Giles, 44, marketing director, Home Away (Expedia); wife, Geraldine Meveana Giles.
ST. DAVID ARIZONA STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Damon Bruce Trejo, 44, landscape contractor; succeeding Curtis P. Nolan; wife, Christine Marie Crandall Trejo. Counselors—Conrad Mathis Spencer, 61, director of power, Tucson Electric Power; wife, Crystal Kay Smith Spencer. Lincoln Demar Dahl, 50, owner, African Energy; wife, Alene Marie Campbell Dahl.
TAIPEI TAIWAN EAST STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Pit Hong Shum, 50, founder, ST Bio, Inc.; succeeding Ling Hsing Wang; wife, Ya-Ting Hu. Counselors—Yung Chang Chang, 50, market development manager, Family Mart; wife, Pei Ling Hsieh. Huan Chi Hsu, 41, system engineer, Far Eastern Air Transport; wife, Tsui Ping Lin.
TORREÓN MEXICO STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Joaquin Romero Inurreta, 46, financial advisor, Inbvisa; succeeding Javier E. Licona Rivera; wife, Concepcion Espinoza Reyes. Counselors—Francisco Javier Fonseca Torres, 55, self-employed; wife, Maria Margarita Casteñada Becerra. Hyrum Licona Rivera, 38, university professor; wife, Maria Liliana Aguirre Esparza.
TORREÓN MEXICO REFORMA STAKE (May 27, 2018): President—Joel Eduardo Tlapanco Román, 42, sales and packing representative, Central Service Office; succeeding Julio C. Jasso Zavala; wife, Tanya Palacios Rios. Counselors—Salvador Marrero Luna, 46, CEO, Higher Institute of Business; wife, Maria de los Angeles Sanches Martinez. Carlos Alberto Castañeda Ortega, 41, business owner; wife, Sarai Josefina Gonzalez Medrano.
TUGUEGARAO NORTH PHILIPPINES STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Feliciano Baquiran Aquino, 45, teacher; succeeding Jaime A. Yanga; wife, Melody Manal Estrella Aquino. Counselors—Jefferson Duruin Corpuz, 46, mechanic; wife, Lena Verzola Corpuz. Romeo Addatu Duyat, 36, SRS, DOST; wife, Michelle Angelie Burgus Puyat.
TUXTEPEC MEXICO STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Wuilian Alfonso Ruiz, 36, manager, Broker; succeeding Pablo Cardenas Fabian; wife, Erendira Paredes Fuentes De Alfonso. Counselors—Diego Simion Cuevas, 43, private secretary to rector, Dr. Modesto Seara Vaquez; wife, Luceida Santiago Garcia. Rodolfo Lopez Arguello, 26, financial analyst, OFGM Group; wife, Flores Lydy Torales.
UCON IDAHO STAKE (May 6, 2018): President—Arthur Jason Ward, 42, senior engineer, Melaleuca; succeeding Bart J. Davis; wife, Jaci Claire Searle Ward. Counselors—Dennis Ray Stanley, 52, president/founder, Two Roads, INC; wife, Lori Ann Grant Stanley. Rodney Wade South, 37, sales, Dome Technology; wife, Kylene Simmons South.
ULAANBAATAR MONGOLIA WEST STAKE (May 13, 2018): President—Tserennyam Sukhbaatar, 36, director of analytics and innovation, Wagner Asia, and co-founder, Panuuka LLC; succeeding Ochirjav Odgerel; wife, Enkhchimeg Ayurzana. Counselors—Altankhuu Namnandorj, 33, operation manager, Shagri-la Ulaanbaatar Hotel; wife, Erakbilguun Bayardeyer. Enkhbaatar Agvaan, 44, CEO, Ebeg LLC; wife, Bayartsetseg Nyamravdan.
UPOLU SAMOA EAST STAKE (June 3, 2018): President—Sanele Sua, 33, air-conditoner trainee, Samoa Airport Authority; succeeding Lupe F. Auvaa; wife, Elisapeta Tonumaipea Sua. Counselors—Senio Stowers, 46, self-employed; wife, Muni Purceu. Vili Penani, 44, self-employed; wife, Fatavesi Vili.