New Stakes and Stake Presidencies Announced in April 2016

  • 4 May 2016

ANGELES PHILIPPINES STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Roberto Bayobo Querido, 52, handyman, Manila MTC; succeeding Jose M. Briones; wife, Elsie Villegas Querido. Counselors—Luisito Roque Escoto, 43, self-employed; wife, Lorna Pergan de Leon Escoto. Angelíto Nicdad Bondoc, 56, employed by Des Lending; wife, Maria Lilibeth Colis Oda Bondoc.

BOGOTA COLOMBIA DORADO STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Daniel Rogelio Restrepo Reyes, 34, operations manager, Concentrix; succeeding John J. Gallego Infante; wife, Carolina Correa Ramirez. Counselors—Adolfo Miguel Castro Agresott, 52, custodian supervisor, LDS Church; wife, Gloria Patricia Guevara Toro. Gustavo Adolfo Romero Luque, 39, self-employed; wife, Alda Lucia Mazo Garzon.

FORTALEZA BRAZIL BOM JARDIM STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Rogério Lima da Silva, 33, commercial manager, Glassmax1; succeeding Helder Ferreira de Andrade; wife, Francisca Liliane Gabriel Pereira da Silva. Counselors—Raniere Batista Sales, 35, coordinator, E.E. Monteiro Lobato; wife, Janegleise Juca Sales. Antônio Wesley da Silva Duarte, 28, area manager, J. Sleiman; wife, Geiziane Morais Freitas.

GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR EL CISNE STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—David Fernando Caza Cargua, 42, self-employed; succeeding Marlon R. Suarez Choez; wife, Rosa Margarita Arcentales Coello. Counselors—Hector Byron Acuña Chong, 41, operations chief, Compujasa; wife, Maria Gabriela Diaz Carcelio. Juan Moncerrate Meza Martillo, 45, office assistant, Port Authority; wife, Ines Enriqueta Martillo Cedeño.

MEDELLIN COLOMBIA BELEN STAKE (February 28, 2016): President—Sergio Andres Villa Cardona, 39, manager, Agrow Asset Management; succeeding Edgar A. Mantilla Vargas; wife, Luisa Fernanda Restrepo Tabares Villa Restrepo. Counselors—E. Alejandro Cano Reyes, 34, administrative assistant, LDS Church; wife, Gloria Natalia Restrepo Tabares. Jose Anibal Machado Tejada, 44, administrator, Imex Importech Colombia; wife, Floralba Bolivar Restrepo.

MILAN ITALY EAST STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Marco Andrea Paolino, 38, orthopedic technician; succeeding Tranquillo A. Dal Zotto; wife, Nicole Gessati. Counselors—Riccardo Tribaudino, 41, self-employed; wife, Annalisa Dal Zotto Tribaudino. Salvatore Di Liberto, 50, operations specialist; wife, Marialuisa Neari.

NUEVO LAREDO MEXICO STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Leonel Andrade Acosta, 47, traffic manager, TDN; succeeding Sergio Reyes Luna; wife, Yazmin Fabiola Reyes Luna. Counselors—Geovani Hernandes Muñoz, 30, field service engineer, S2 Screening Solution; wife, Raquel Muñiz Teniente. Miguel Gerardo Mendoza Galarza, 25, accounting assistant, Teran, Garcia and Assoc.; wife, Veronica Elaisa Cuellar Rios.

PHOENIX ARIZONA NORTH STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Terry Lee Bagley, 52, physician; succeeding Kyle B. Hettinger; wife, Sh’Ree Louise Perkins Bagley. Counselors—Ronald Kenneth Johnson, 46, self-employed; wife, Laurel Mae Young Johnson. Brent Wade Thomas, 47, self-employed; wife, Cara Lynn Owen Thomas.

PROVO UTAH MARRIED STUDENTS 2ND STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Jared Grant Weight, 59, director of plant operations, Copper Hills Youth Center; succeeding Brad L. Neiger; wife, Valerie Fielding Weight. Counselors—Chris Steven Sorensen, 64, education administration supervisor, BYU; wife, Karen Danielson Sorensen. Darren Lewis Wolz, 55, director of business and product development, Flowserve; wife, Kimberly Michelle Briggs Wolz.

PROVO UTAH YSA 12TH STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—David John Wunderli, 54, president, Ogio International; succeeding E. Kent Sundberg; wife, Diane Robins Wunderli. Counselors—James Kenyon Graff, 63, market manager, Merecedes-Benz USA; wife, Juilia Kay Nelson Graff. Barry Nilson Johnson, 51, partner, Bennett, Tueller, Johnson and Deere Law Firm; wife, Tonya Christensen Johnson.

REXBURG IDAHO YSA 3RD STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Wade Bernell Gordon, 56, partner and operator, KV Inc.; succeeding Ross D. Baron; wife, Lesa Ann Sitterud Gordon. Counselors—Alan James Dutson, 45, faculty member, BYU–Idaho; wife, Joanna Moody Dutson. William Rick Denning, 65, self-employed; wife, Debra Joy Olsen Denning.

RICHARDSON TEXAS STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—James Lee Monroe, 41, senior director, Foodbuy; succeeding Thomas A. Ward; wife, Karen Barton Monroe. Counselors—Bernard Joseph Lamarche, 39, CPA, Hayman Capital; wife, Heidi Rollins Lamarche. Austin Schwendiman Baldwin, 39, associate professor, Southern Methodist University; wife, Allison Ruth Creagh Baldwin

SALT LAKE HUNTER STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Neal Edward Peterson, 55, dairy plant manager, LDS Welfare Services; succeeding Jeffrey D. Meservy; wife, Susan Simmons Peterson. Counselors —Scott Allen Harwood, 56, self-employed; wife, Becky Jeffers Harwood. Gregory John Biddulph, 40, dentist; wife, Luana Johnsen Biddulph.

SAN NICOLÁS MEXICO STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Julio Cesar Pineda Franco, 45, seminary and institute coordinator, LDS Church; succeeding Daniel Esparza Vargas; wife, Haydeé Estrada Montes de Uca. Counselors—Dario Medina Hernandez, 58, self-employed; wife, Rosa Marcela Velarde Gonzalez. Jesus Mario Paura Aguirre, 29, doctor; wife, Karla Zarahi Cervantes Salinas.

SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Bernardo Hernandez Silverio, 44, temple housing manager, LDS Church; succeeding Cristian Gabriel Olivero Baez; wife, Martha E. Montero Valmasi. Counselors—Ricardo Benjamin Lopez Martinez, 39, purchasing, South Caribbean offices; wife, Johanna Chalas Pacheco. Jose Antonio Martin Castro Nunez, 50, executive and team coach; wife, Marisol Alvarez Rojas.

SAO PAULO BRAZIL PARQUE PINHEIROS STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Luiz Antônio Martins Pereira, 42, managing partner, Grupo Upper; succeeding Afrodizio J. Nascimento Filho; wife, Patrícia dos Santos Martins Pereira. Counselors —Amilton Martins de Almeida, 58, analyst, ABIJCS U Dias; wife, Izilda Aparecida Barbosa de Almeida.Demétrius Romero, 38, real estate broker, Yamaguchi; wife, Michele Nascimento dos Santos.

SAO PAULO BRAZIL STAKE (March 13, 2016): President—Alexandre Ret, 41, entrepreneur; succeeding Denelson Silva; wife, Natália Silveira Cuellar Ret. Counselors—Ozani Barbosa Marques Farias, 46, HR director, LDS Church; wife, Giovanna de Medeiros Prata Farias. João Agripino Maia de Vasconcelos Filho, 47, area architect; wife, Maia Juliana Petrucci.

ST. GEORGE UTAH RED CLIFFS STAKE (February 28, 2016): President—Glenn Boyce Labrum, 47, co-owner, St. George Dixie Motors; succeeding R. Daren Barney; wife, Inger Melia Nielsen Labrum. Counselors—William Trent Ridd, 60, investment senior VP, Raymond James; wife, Tawna Allred Ridd. Ronald Lee Hill, 54, legal counsel, Colorado Packaging; wife, Laurel Francel Hamilton Hill.

TAYLORSVILLE UTAH NORTH CENTRAL STAKE (February 28, 2016): President—Chad V. Francom, 42, ETL developer; succeeding Richard L. Morrill; wife, Shelley Marie Hobbs Francom. Counselors—Jeffrey Lloyd Nielsen, 53, truck driver; wife, Julie Ann McIntosh Nielsen. Scott Darrell Hall, 38, real estate agent; wife, Megan Back Hall.

TAYTAY PHILIPPINES STAKE (February 28, 2016): President—Servillano Serquiña Parana, 51, sales promotion engineer, Eterton Multi-Resources Corp.; succeeding Gil P. Santillan; wife, Gemma Salum Tejada Parana. Counselors—Jude Medes Solidarios, 47, administrative assistant, LDS Church; wife, Neriza Inso Saloivar Solidarios. Orlando Yap Paredes, 39, senior security officer, LDS Church; wife, Janeth Eustaguio Cipriano Paredes.

VICTORVILLE CALIFORNIA STAKE (March 6, 2016): President—Arlan K. Garcia, 41, doctor; succeeding Larry D. Skinner; wife, Amy Marie Veirs Garcia. Counselors—Von Del Loveland, 57, project officer, South Coast Air Quality; wife, Jennie Lou Hill Loveland. Jeffrey Scott Mortensen, 46, maintenance planner, Rio Tinto Minerals; wife, Rhonda Marie Givens Mortensen.

VILLA NUEVA HONDURAS STAKE (February 14, 2016): President—Juan Darío Pineda Herrera, 30, self-employed; succeeding Carlos E. Flores Carias; wife, Roxana Gonzalez Martínez. Counselors—José Geovanni Quiroz Rivera, 47, health coordinator; wife, Adriana Beatriz Sorto Martínez. Manuel Díaz, 46, maintenance worker; wife, Iris Suyapa Tomé Rodríguez.