New Mission Presidents Begin Service

  • 2 May 2011

Article Highlights

  • 126 new mission presidents have been called to serve for three years, most of them beginning in July 2011.

The Church announced the names of 126 new mission presidents earlier this year. The majority will begin their three-year calling, accompanied by their wives, in July 2011.

  • 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

  • Cote 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

  • 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