New Stake Presidents

  • 18 June 2014

The Church has announced the following stake reorganizations.

BOGOTA COLOMBIA GRANADA STAKE: (April 27, 2014) President—Carlos Fernando Rodriguez Pinzon, 46, independent adviser and consultant; succeeding Jose Leonidas Mantilla Vargas; wife, Martha Esther Modera Forero. Counselors—Jorge Bernardo Mayorga Sanchez, 55, materials supervisor for the Church; wife, Esperanza Espinosa Nino. Lozny Lozano Garcia, 33, manager and designer at Baganulia Design; wife, Edna Margarita Hernandez Rodriguez.

ILOILO PHILIPPINES STAKE: (May 4, 2014) President—Manuel Estipona Insigne, 47, CES coordinator/director; succeeding Rex F. Albania; wife, Ruth Cinco Insigne. Counselors—Dacre Abella Cagape, 40, farm manager; wife, Ethel Racaza Poquita Cagape. Ceferino Sejerra Ortega, 39, physical facilities department mechanic; wife, Ederlinda Sangre Porras Ortega.

KUMASI GHANA BANTAMA STAKE: (May 11, 2014) President—Kofi Gyimawu Sosu, 44, technical officer at Town and Country Planning; succeeding Richard Samche; wife, Linda Sosu. Counselors—Kwesi Bady Mensah, 45, Seminaries and Institutes coordinator; wife, Maibal Grace Azu Mensah. Paul Owusu Ansah Frimpong, 50, foreman; wife, Joyce Amponsah Frimpong.

MONTREAL QUEBEC STAKE: (May 4, 2014) President—Dominic R. Sénéchal, 39, supply chain manager at Bombardier; succeeding Alain L. Allard; wife, Marie-Lyne Lallemant. Counselors—Jorge Ernesto Munoz, 42, customer service representative at FedEx; wife, Nancy Elizabeth Pavon. Jean Fontaine, 61, telecommunications consultant for Telus, AT&T, and Luminet; wife, Chantal Belanger Fontaine.

SANTAQUIN UTAH STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President—Steven Matley Wood, 53, director of research at Nu Skin; succeeding Bart B. Olson; wife, Jenny Ann Sturm Wood. Counselors—Philip Mark Brown, 53, owner/funeral director of Brown Family Mortuary; wife, Jamie Marie Anderson Brown. Gary Lee Davis, 55, vice president of sales at DHI Computing Service; wife, Mary Lynette Pratt Davis.

SMITHFIELD UTAH STAKE: (May 18, 2014) President—David Keith Price, 56, veterinarian; succeeding Douglas A. Nielson; wife, Connie Meyers Price. Counselors—Bruce H Godderidge, 56, dentist; wife, Julie Skidmore Gooderidge. Mont Bev Didericksen, 45, CEO of Total Rehab, Inc.; wife, Mindi Ruth Chambers Didericksen.

SPANISH FORK UTAH WEST STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President—David Blaine Isaac, 53, owner at Leland Milling Co. Inc.; succeeding, Chris B. Shepherd; wife, Jennifer Margaret Dronne Isaac. Counselors—Donald Duane Lundell, 53, sales consultant at Midwest Floor Coverings; wife, Jodie W. Lundell. Charles Michael Bennett, 45, dental specialist at TMJ & Sleep Therapy; wife, Catherine Ann Morley Bennett.