New 2018 Temple President Called to Serve in Veracruz, Mexico

  • 11 September 2018

The following new temple president and matron have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in November.

Veracruz Mexico Temple

Carlos and María S. Flores García

Carlos Flores García, 66, Dieciseis de Septiembre Ward, Puebla Mexico Arboledas Stake, called as president of the Veracruz Mexico Temple, succeeding President Craig N. Hansen. President Flores’s wife, María de Jesús Soto Llanes de Flores, will serve as temple matron, succeeding Sister Joan B. Hansen. He is a Veracruz Mexico Temple presidency counselor and a former stake presidency counselor, bishop, branch president, and senior missionary. A retired personnel manager, he was born in Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico, to Ruben Flores Torres and Raquel García Sedeño.

Sister Flores is an assistant to the matron of the Veracruz Mexico Temple and Relief Society compassionate service coordinator and a former stake Relief Society president, stake and ward Young Women president, stake Primary president, and senior missionary. She was born in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico, to Eduardo Soto Sevilla and María de la Luz Llanes Ángulo.