New Mission Presidents Called to Serve
    Footnotes

    “New Mission Presidents Called to Serve,” Liahona, Aug. 2011, 75

    New Mission Presidents Called to Serve

    The Church announced the names of 127 new mission presidents earlier this year. The majority began their three-year calling in July of this year.

    Mission

    New President

    Alaska Anchorage

    N. Warren Clark

    Albania Tirana

    Andrew M. Ford

    Alpine German-Speaking

    Richard L. Miles

    Argentina Buenos Aires West

    Douglas B. Carter

    Argentina Mendoza

    Sergio E. Avila

    Argentina Resistencia

    Raymond S. Heyman

    Argentina Rosario

    Hugo L. Giuliani

    Argentina Salta

    Juan J. Levrino

    Arizona Phoenix

    R. Scott Taylor

    Arizona Tucson

    Roger E. Killpack

    Arkansas Little Rock

    Daniel Bay Gibbons

    Baltic

    Jeffrey G. Boswell

    Benin Cotonou

    Robert F. Weed

    Bolivia Cochabamba

    Dan L. Dyer

    Brazil Brasilia

    Helcio L. Gaertner

    Brazil Florianopolis

    J. Joel Fernandes

    Brazil Fortaleza

    Francisco A. Souza

    Brazil Maceió

    Mauricio G. Gonzaga

    Brazil Manaus

    H. Moroni Klein

    Brazil Recife

    Rubens C. Lanius

    Brazil Rio de Janeiro

    Geraldo Lima

    Brazil Salvador

    James W. Hart

    Brazil São Paulo Interlagos

    R. Pacheco Pinho

    Brazil São Paulo North

    Marcus H. Martins

    Brazil São Paulo South

    John S. Tanner

    Brazil Vitória

    J. Araújo Bezerra

    California Anaheim

    Bradford C Bowen

    California Arcadia

    Jorge T. Becerra

    California Fresno

    Larry Gelwix

    California Riverside

    Paul F. Smart

    California Roseville

    John G. Weston

    California Sacramento

    H. Benson Lewis

    California San Diego

    Paul N. Clayton

    California San Jose

    W. Lincoln Watkins

    California Ventura

    Fernando R. Castro

    Canada Vancouver

    Karl M. Tilleman

    Cape Verde Praia

    Roberto F. Oliveira

    Chile Concepción South

    Osvaldo Martinez Carreño

    Chile Osorno

    John E. Rappleye

    Chile Santiago North

    Fred D. Essig

    Colombia Cali

    Jonathan M. Prince

    Colorado Colorado Springs

    J. Patrick Anderson

    Colorado Denver North

    Jerry M. Toombs

    Côte d’Ivoire Abidjan

    Z. Dominique Dekaye

    Democratic Republic of Congo Kinshasa

    Brent L Jameson

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo East

    Heriberto Hernandez

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo West

    Raul Rodriguez Morel

    Ecuador Guayaquil North

    Lizardo H. Amaya

    Ecuador Quito

    Bruce E. Ghent

    El Salvador San Salvador

    David L. Glazier

    El Salvador Santa Ana/Belize

    I. Poloski Cordon

    England Manchester

    Robert I. Preston

    Fiji Suva

    Kenneth D. Klingler

    Finland Helsinki

    Douglas M. Rawlings

    Florida Fort Lauderdale

    Donald E. Anderson

    France Paris

    Franck Poznanski

    Georgia Atlanta North

    Mark A. Wolfert

    Germany Frankfurt

    Lehi K. Schwartz

    Ghana Accra

    Daniel K Judd

    Ghana Cape Coast

    Jeffrey L. Shulz

    Guatemala Guatemala City Central

    M. Joseph Brough

    Guatemala Guatemala City North

    Edward D. Watts

    Guatemala Guatemala City South

    Larry Stay

    Guatemala Quetzaltenango

    Lewis Bautista

    Honduras Tegucigalpa

    Carlos A. Hernandez

    Japan Kobe

    Richard G. Zinke

    Japan Sapporo

    Eric C. Evans

    Japan Sendai

    Gary D. Rasmussen

    Kentucky Louisville

    W. Richards Woodbury

    Korea Busan

    Lynn A. Gilbert

    Louisiana Baton Rouge

    Jim M. Wall

    Mexico Mexico City North

    J. Dana Call

    Mexico Mexico City Southeast

    Raymundo Morales Barrera

    Mexico Oaxaca

    Enrique Leyva Jimenez

    Mexico Puebla

    Robert C. Reeves

    Mexico Tijuana

    Armando Carreón Rivera

    Mexico Torreón

    David Flores Villaseñor

    Mexico Tuxtla Gutiérrez

    Juan G. Cardenas Tamayo

    Mexico Veracruz

    Carlos W. Treviño

    Michigan Lansing

    Stephen H. Hess

    Micronesia Guam

    Stephen F. Mecham

    Minnesota Minneapolis

    Jordan W. Clements

    Missouri Independence

    Donald J. Keyes

    Mongolia Ulaanbaatar

    Jay D. Clark*

    Nevada Las Vegas

    Michael A. Neider

    New Jersey Morristown

    Jon M. Jeppson

    New Zealand Auckland

    Paul N. Lekias

    New Zealand Wellington

    Michael L. Kezerian

    Nigeria Lagos

    Edward K. B. Karkari

    Nigeria Port Harcourt

    Philip K. Xaxagbe

    Ohio Columbus

    Robert T. Nilsen

    Oregon Eugene

    Mark A. Young

    Oregon Portland

    C. Jeffery Morby

    Pennsylvania Pittsburgh

    Clinton D Topham

    Peru Chiclayo

    Eduardo C. Risso

    Peru Lima East

    Nelson Ardila Vásquez

    Philippines Angeles

    David C. Martino

    Philippines Cebu

    Evan A. Schmutz

    Philippines Davao

    Ferdinand Pangan

    Philippines Manila

    Lyle J. Stucki

    Philippines Olongapo

    Roberto B. Querido

    Philippines Quezon City North

    Dennis R. Sperry

    Philippines San Pablo

    George E. Peterson

    Philippines Tacloban

    Jose V. Andaya

    Romania Bucharest

    Ned C. Hill

    Russia Novosibirsk

    Steven M. Petersen

    Russia St. Petersburg

    Jon Beesley

    Russia Yekaterinburg

    E. Kent Rust

    Samoa Apia

    Johnny L. Leota

    Slovenia/Croatia

    Edward B. Rowe

    South Africa Cape Town

    Mark I. Wood

    South Africa Johannesburg

    S. Craig Omer

    South Carolina Columbia

    Monte Holm

    Sweden Stockholm

    Gregory J. Newell

    Tahiti Papeete

    Benjamin T. Sinjoux

    Tennessee Knoxville

    Richard A. Irion

    Tennessee Nashville

    William L. McKee

    Texas Dallas

    Devin G. Durrant

    Texas Houston

    John C. Pingree

    Texas Houston East

    Thomas J. Crawford

    Texas Lubbock

    Arnold R. Augustin

    Ukraine Donetsk

    Vladimir Campero

    Ukraine Kyiv

    Jörg Klebingat

    Venezuela Caracas

    Vianey R. Villamizar

    Washington Tacoma

    Douglas W. Weaver

    West Virginia Charleston

    Bruce G. Pitt

    Zambia Lusaka

    Mikele R. Padovich

    • Began serving in December 2010