New Mission Presidents Now in Place
    Footnotes

    “New Mission Presidents Now in Place,” Liahona, Aug. 2007, N4–N5

    New Mission Presidents Now in Place

    Accepting assignments from the First Presidency, 117 new mission presidents began serving on or around July 1, 2007. The missions and their respective new presidents are:

    Mission

    President

    Alabama Birmingham

    James R. Tate

    Argentina Buenos Aires North

    Shane V. Argyle

    Argentina Buenos Aires South

    Ronald W. Asay

    Argentina Cordoba

    Stephen L Olsen

    Arizona Mesa

    W. Mark Bassett

    Arizona Tempe

    Robert C. Craig

    Armenia Yerevan

    Ronald J. Dunn

    Australia Brisbane

    Grant S. Richards

    Australia Melbourne East

    Corey B. Lindley

    Australia Melbourne West

    Barry Lee

    Australia Perth

    Carl R. Maurer

    Australia Sydney North

    H. E. Scruggs Jr.

    Bolivia La Paz

    Ismael Mendoza Regino

    Bolivia Santa Cruz

    Kevin D. McCracken

    Brazil Campinas

    Ildefonso de Castro Deus

    Brazil Curitiba

    Paulo M. Araujo

    Brazil Goiânia

    Vaguiner C. Tobias

    Brazil João Pessoa

    David G. Fernandes

    Brazil Londrina

    Luiz M. Leal

    Brazil Santa Maria

    Rodrigo Myrrha

    California Carlsbad

    Richard B. Brady

    California Long Beach

    Edwin A. Sexton

    California Los Angeles

    Spencer (Tim) G. Blackburn

    California San Bernardino

    David T. Sanchez

    Canada Edmonton

    George F. Rhodes Jr.

    Canada Montreal

    Joel H. McKinnon

    Canada Toronto West

    Jeffrey T. Simmons

    Chile Antofagasta

    Juan A. Urra Gomez

    Chile Concepción

    Oscar W. Chavez Lopez

    Chile Rancagua

    Esteban G. Resek

    Chile Santiago West

    Paul A. Jones

    Colombia Barranquilla

    Robin O. Roundy

    Colorado Denver South

    Earl L. Christison III

    Czech Prague

    Marvin J. Slovacek Jr.

    Democratic Republic of Congo Kinshasa

    Donald H. Livingstone

    Denmark Copenhagen

    Douglas J. Olauson Sr.

    Ecuador Guayaquil South

    William S. Johns

    England Leeds

    Wallace L. Stock

    Florida Jacksonville

    Russell A. Newman Jr.

    Florida Orlando

    John C. Darrington

    Florida Tallahassee

    Lynn L. Summerhays

    Florida Tampa

    Kent W. Colton

    Germany Hamburg

    Wesley B. Thompson

    Hawaii Honolulu

    Stephen N. Peterson

    Honduras San Pedro Sula

    Samuel Cruz Velasquez

    Idaho Boise

    John W. Yardley

    Illinois Chicago South

    Richard B. Roach

    Illinois Peoria

    Lynn G Erickson

    India Bangalore

    Melvin R. Nichols

    Indiana Indianapolis

    David L. Corey

    Indonesia Jakarta

    Ross Hawkins Marchant

    Iowa Des Moines

    G. Lyle Talbot

    Ireland Dublin

    Gordon W. Creer

    Italy Catania

    James A. Toronto

    Italy Milan

    J. Scott Dunaway

    Italy Rome

    Jeffrey Acerson

    Japan Nagoya

    Bruce F. Traveller

    Kenya Nairobi

    William H. Taylor

    Korea Daejeon

    Alan G. Perriton

    Korea Seoul West

    Craig P. Burton

    Mexico Chihuahua

    Edgar Flores Prieto

    Mexico Culiacán

    Marion R. Johnstun

    Mexico Guadalajara

    Robert J. Watkins

    Mexico León

    Robert T. Cox

    Mexico Mérida

    Victor M. Cardenas Lopez

    Mexico Mexico City East

    Russell G. Bulloch

    Mexico Mexico City West

    J. Francisco Fuentes Corpus

    Mexico Monterrey East

    Daniel Mendoza Regino

    Michigan Detroit

    Michael L. Rawson

    Missouri St. Louis

    Milton S. Turley

    Mongolia Ulaanbaatar

    D. Allen Andersen

    New Hampshire Manchester

    Michael R. Jensen

    New Jersey Cherry Hill

    Bruce H Winegar

    New Mexico Albuquerque

    Richard J. Anderson

    New York Rochester

    Michael F. Hemingway

    Nicaragua Managua

    Romel E. Fraatz

    Nigeria Port Harcourt

    Loveday I. Nwankpa

    Nigeria Uyo

    Joseph W. Sitati

    Ohio Cincinnati

    Gregory V. Robbins

    Oklahoma Oklahoma City

    James R. Gee

    Panama Panama City

    Manuel Madrigal Romero

    Paraguay Asuncion North

    Terry L. Wade

    Pennsylvania Philadelphia

    Michael R. Murray

    Perú Arequipa

    David J. Davis

    Perú Lima North

    Carlos A. Perez Basso

    Perú Trujillo

    Alejandro Mora Arauco

    Philippines Cagayan de Oro

    Remegio E. Meim Jr.

    Philippines Cauayan

    Raul S. Villanueva

    Philippines Naga

    Mark A. Ferrin

    Philippines Quezon City

    Beaver T. Ho Ching

    Poland Warsaw

    Torben Engbjerg

    Puerto Rico San Juan East

    Ralph L. Dewsnup

    Puerto Rico San Juan West

    J. Stanley Martineau

    Russia Moscow

    Charles D. Cranney

    Russia Novosibirsk

    Hal E. Mickelsen

    Russia Samara

    Randall K. Bennett

    Russia Vladivostok

    Stanley E. Everett

    Russia Yekaterinburg

    Stephen J. Allen

    Sierra Leone Freetown

    Phillip L. Squires

    South Africa Durban

    Steven H. Mann

    Spain Málaga

    Robert L. Mellor

    Switzerland Zürich

    Dietmar G. Matern

    Taiwan Taichung

    Michael A. Hoer

    Texas Fort Worth

    Wright Jenkins Thurston

    Texas McAllen

    Gary F. Miller

    Texas San Antonio

    Charles L. Cutler

    Tonga Nuku‘alofa

    Lynn C. McMurray

    Ukraine Dnepropetrovsk

    Leonard M. Abraham

    Uruguay Montevideo West

    Steven K. Peterson

    Utah Salt Lake City

    W. Blake Sonne

    Utah Salt Lake City South

    G. Steven Laney

    Virginia Richmond

    Mark B. Millburn

    Washington D.C. North

    L. Alma Mansell

    Washington Everett

    Donald L. Showalter III

    Washington Kennewick

    Paul M. Belnap

    Washington Seattle

    Craig M. Moffat

    Wisconsin Milwaukee

    William A. Barrett