New Mission Presidents Called to Serve
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    “New Mission Presidents Called to Serve,” Ensign, July 2013, 74–76

    New Mission Presidents Called to Serve

    The Church has called the following new mission presidents, who will begin serving in their assigned areas this month.

    Mission

    New President

    Alabama Birmingham

    Richard D. Hanks

    Angola Luanda

    Danny L. Merrill

    Argentina Buenos Aires North

    David S. Ayre

    Argentina Buenos Aires South

    Larry L. Thurgood

    Argentina Comodoro Rivadavia

    Mark F. Rogers

    Argentina Córdoba

    Rubén V. Alliaud

    Argentina Posadas

    Lee R. LaPierre

    Arizona Gilbert

    K. Brett Nattress

    Arizona Mesa

    Kirk L. Jenkins

    Arizona Scottsdale

    Karl R. Sweeney

    Arizona Tempe

    James L. Toone

    Armenia Yerevan

    J. Steven Carlson

    Australia Brisbane

    Lon E. Henderson

    Australia Melbourne

    Cory H. Maxwell

    Australia Sydney North

    Philip F. Howes

    Australia Sydney South

    Larry J. Lew

    Bolivia La Paz

    Julián A. Palacio

    Bolivia Santa Cruz

    Jason A. Willard

    Bolivia Santa Cruz North

    Richard C. Zambrano

    Botswana Gaborone

    Merrill A. Wilson

    Brazil Curitiba

    Anderson M. Monteiro

    Brazil Curitiba South

    Leonel R. Fernandes

    Brazil Fortaleza East

    Carlos Fusco

    Brazil Goiânia

    David Kuceki

    Brazil João Pessoa

    Izaias P. Nogueira

    Brazil Juiz de Fora

    Luciano Cascardi

    Brazil Londrina

    C. Alberto de Genaro

    Brazil Natal

    Saulo Soares

    Brazil Piracicaba

    Kennedy F. Canuto

    Brazil Ribeirão Preto

    Mauro T. Brum

    Brazil Santa Maria

    Adalton P. Parrela

    Brazil Santos

    Celso B. Cabral

    Brazil São Paulo West

    José Luiz Del Guerso

    California Bakersfield

    James M. Wilson

    California Carlsbad

    Hal C. Kendrick

    California Irvine

    Von D. Orgill

    California Long Beach

    Ryan M. Tew

    California Los Angeles

    David N. Weidman

    California Rancho Cucamonga

    Bruce E. Hobbs

    California Redlands

    Daniel J. Van Cott

    Canada Edmonton

    Larry G. Manion

    Canada Montreal

    Victor P. Patrick

    Chile Antofagasta

    Craig L. Dalton

    Chile Concepción

    Kent J. Arrington

    Chile Rancagua

    Thomas R. Warne

    Chile Santiago South

    David L. Cook

    Chile Santiago West

    José A. Barreiros

    Colombia Barranquilla

    Kent R. Searle

    Colorado Denver South

    J. Blake Murdock

    Colorado Fort Collins

    Kelly W. Brown

    Czech/Slovak

    James W. McConkie III

    Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa

    W. Bryce Cook

    Ecuador Guayaquil South

    Maxsimo C. Torres

    Ecuador Guayaquil West

    Jorge Dennis

    Ecuador Quito North

    Brian A. Richardson

    El Salvador San Salvador East

    David L. Glazier

    El Salvador San Salvador West/Belize

    Kai D. Hintze

    England Leeds

    Graham Pilkington

    Florida Jacksonville

    Paul W. Craig

    Florida Orlando

    Michael J. Berry

    Florida Tallahassee

    Bradley J. Smith

    Florida Tampa

    Mark D. Cusick

    Georgia Macon

    Brent T. Cottle

    Ghana Accra West

    Norman C. Hill

    Guatemala Cobán

    John F. Curtiss

    Guatemala Retalhuleu

    Johnny F. Ruiz

    Hawaii Honolulu

    Stephen R. Warner

    Honduras San Pedro Sula East

    Norman S. Klein

    Honduras San Pedro Sula West

    James M. Dester

    Idaho Boise

    John Winder

    Idaho Nampa

    Stuart B. Cannon

    Idaho Twin Falls

    Glen R. Curtis

    Illinois Chicago

    Paul S. Woodbury

    Illinois Chicago West

    Jerry D. Fenn

    India Bangalore

    David M. Berrett

    Indiana Indianapolis

    Steven C. Cleveland

    Indonesia Jakarta

    Christopher L. Donald

    Iowa Des Moines

    John R. Jensen

    Italy Milan

    Bruce L. Dibb

    Italy Rome

    Michael Waddoups

    Jamaica Kingston

    Kevin G. Brown

    Japan Nagoya

    Kazuhiko Yamashita

    Japan Tokyo South

    Takashi Wada

    Kansas Wichita

    Michael L. Bell

    Kenya Nairobi

    Gary C. Hicken

    Korea Daejeon

    Yong-In S. Shin

    Korea Seoul South

    Marshall R. Morrise

    Liberia Monrovia

    Roger L. Kirkham

    Marshall Islands Majuro

    Thomas L. Weir

    Mexico Aguascalientes

    Juan Villarreal

    Mexico Cancún

    Dale B. Kirkham Jr.

    Mexico Chihuahua

    Ulises Chávez

    Mexico Ciudad Juarez

    Rodolfo Derbez

    Mexico Ciudad Obregón

    Mauricio Munive

    Mexico Culiacán

    Jesús Velez

    Mexico Mérida

    Sergio A. Garcia

    Mexico Mexico City Chalco

    Jerald D. Crickmore

    Mexico Mexico City East

    Sergio M. Anaya

    Mexico Mexico City Northwest

    Brad H. Hall

    Mexico Mexico City West

    George F. Whitehead

    Mexico Monterrey East

    Larry C. Bird

    Mexico Pachuca

    Andrew E. Egbert

    Mexico Querétaro

    Javier L. Mejorada

    Mexico Reynosa

    Abelardo Morales

    Mexico Saltillo

    L. Fernando Rodriguez

    Mexico Villahermosa

    Israel G. Morales

    Michigan Detroit

    Nolan D. Gerber

    Missouri St. Louis

    Thomas W. Morgan

    Mongolia Ulaanbaatar

    Joseph P. Benson

    Nevada Las Vegas West

    Michael B. Ahlander

    New Hampshire Manchester

    Philip M. Stoker

    New Mexico Albuquerque

    Steven J. Miller

    New York Rochester

    Arthur R. Francis

    New Zealand Hamilton

    Charles A. Rudd

    Nicaragua Managua North

    Monsop Collado

    Nicaragua Managua South

    Bryan G. Russell

    Nigeria Benin City

    Akingbade A. Ojo

    Nigeria Enugu

    Freebody A. Mensah

    Nigeria Lagos

    Richard K. Ahadjie

    Ohio Cincinnati

    John P. Porter

    Oklahoma Oklahoma City

    Stewart R. Walkenhorst

    Oregon Salem

    Michael R. Samuelian

    Panama Panama City

    Curtis Carmack

    Papua New Guinea Lae

    Mark P. Peteru

    Paraguay Asunción North

    Garn H. McMullin

    Pennsylvania Philadelphia

    T. Gary Anderson

    Peru Arequipa

    Richard Zobrist

    Peru Cusco

    Robert C. Harbertson

    Peru Huancayo

    David Y. Henderson

    Peru Iquitos

    Alejandro Gómez

    Peru Lima North

    John R. Erickson

    Peru Lima West

    Blake D. Archibald

    Peru Trujillo

    D. Kurt Marler

    Philippines Baguio

    Anthony John Balledos

    Philippines Butuan

    Pastor B. Torres

    Philippines Cagayan de Oro

    Alberto C. Bulseco

    Philippines Cauayan

    George R. Rahlf

    Philippines Cavite

    Douglas C. Tye

    Philippines Cebu East

    Richard L. Tanner

    Philippines Iloilo

    Jaime R. Aquino

    Philippines Legaspi

    Jovencio A. Guanzon

    Philippines Naga

    L. Barry Reeder

    Philippines Quezon City

    Carlos Revillo

    Philippines Urdaneta

    William J. Monahan

    Poland Warsaw

    Steven C. Edgren

    Puerto Rico San Juan

    P. Knox Smartt III

    Russia Moscow

    Garry E. Borders

    Russia Samara

    Michael L. Schwab

    Russia Yekaterinburg

    Val J. Christensen

    Sierra Leone Freetown

    David B. Ostler

    South Africa Durban

    John A. Zackrison

    Taiwan Taichung

    Kurt L. Blickenstaff

    Texas Fort Worth

    Rodney A. Ames

    Texas McAllen

    Fernando Maluenda

    Texas San Antonio

    James E. Slaughter

    Tonga Nuku‘alofa

    Leitoni M. Tupou

    Uganda Kampala

    Robert F. Chatfield

    Ukraine L’viv

    Daniel E. Lattin

    Uruguay Montevideo West

    Thomas A. Smith

    Utah Salt Lake City

    Stephen W. Hansen

    Utah Salt Lake City East

    John C. Eberhardt

    Utah Salt Lake City South

    Robert E. Chambers

    Utah St. George

    John R. Center

    Venezuela Valencia

    Guillermo I. Guardia

    Virginia Chesapeake

    Alan J. Baker

    Virginia Richmond

    E. Bradley Wilson

    Washington DC North

    Peter S. Cooke

    Washington Everett

    Mark Bonham

    Washington Federal Way

    Robert I. Eaton

    Washington Kennewick

    Boyd S. Ware

    Washington Seattle

    Yoon Hwan Choi

    Washington Vancouver

    Derlin C. Taylor

    Wisconsin Milwaukee

    Raymond A. Cutler

    Zambia Lusaka

    Leif J. Erickson