New Stakes and Stake Presidencies Announced in November 2017
A new stake has been created from the Abobo Cote d’Ivoire East and Abobo Cote d’Ivoire West Stakes. The Anonkoua Cote d’Ivoire Stake, which consists of the Anonkoua 2nd, Anonkoua 3rd, Banco, Bocabo, Celeste, and Sodeci Branches and the Agnissankoi, Anonkoua 1st, Assomin, Avocatier, and Sagbe Wards, was created by Elder Larry S. Kacher, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Z. Dominique Dekaye, an Area Seventy.
ANONKOUA COTE D’IVOIRE STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Ali Badara Serce Traore, 40, department head, Mosaid Telcom; wife, Baly Agathe Kaloto. Counselors—Jean Marie Soman Toto, 45, communications manager, SARL Gonan; wife, Veronique Kouame Affoue. Didler Yobo, 45, heavy truck driver; wife, N’Guessan Ouffoué Fabiola Kouame.
A new stake has been created from the Guayaquil Ecuador Juan Montalvo and the Guayaquil Ecuador Prosperina Stakes. The Guayaquil Ecuador Fortin Stake, which consists of the 31 de Octubre Branch and the Elvira, Fortin, Nueva Prosperina, Nuevo Paraiso, and Sinai Wards, was created by Elder Carlos A Godoy, General Authority Seventy, and Elder David A. Benalcázar, an Area Seventy.
GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR FORTIN STAKE (September 3, 2017): President—Enrique Patricio Arevalo Naranjo, 41, auto mechanic; wife, Mayra Soraya Maridueña Arana. Counselors—Rene Jonathan Merchán Pazmiño, 33, tailor; wife, Beatriz Mercedes Huilcapi Suqui. Oscar David Espinoza Meneses, 38, service technician; wife, Karina Elizabeth Contreras Pino.
A new stake has been created from the Los Chillos Ecuador and Quito Ecuador Stakes. The Los Chillos Ecuador San Rafael Stake, which consists of the Cumbayá, San Rafael, Sangolqui, Selva Alegre, and Yaruquí Wards, was created by Elder Hugo Montoya, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Guillermo I. Guardia, an Area Seventy.
LOS CHILLOS ECUADOR SAN RAFAEL STAKE (September 3, 2017): President—Pablo Daniel Guaminga Guerrero, 36, assistant manager, LDS Church; wife, Cristina Elizabeth Espin Carrera. Counselors—Franklin Xavier Rodriguez Cajas, 47, sub-manager of planning, Andes Petroleum; wife, Flory Revelo Carrera. Oscar Segundo Buenaño Velasquez, 41, manager, Vidrio de Seguridad; wife, Veronica Catalina Cadena Barahona.
A new stake has been created from the Morgan Utah and Morgan Utah North Stakes. The Morgan Utah West Stake, which consists of the Enterprise, Milton, Morgan 4th, Morgan 8th, Peterson, Silver Lake, and Stoddard Wards, was created by Elder Craig C. Christensen, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Berne S. Broadbent, an Area Seventy.
MORGAN UTAH WEST STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—James Darin Murdock, 51, chief financial officer, Deseret Book; wife, Brooke Skinner Murdock. Counselors—Dana Charles Russell, 56, chief financial officer, Vivint Solar; wife, Julie Peterson Russell. Mark Ted Carter, 43, CEO, Sure Steel, Inc.; wife, Shauna Garn Carter.
A new stake has been created from the Saratoga Springs Utah and Saratoga Springs Utah Mount Saratoga Stakes. The Saratoga Springs Utah Saratoga Hills Stake, which consists of the Legacy Farms, Saratoga Hills 1st, Saratoga Hills 2nd, Saratoga Hills 3rd, Saratoga Hills 4th, Saratoga Hills 5th, Saratoga Springs 1st, and Saratoga Springs 2nd Wards, was created by Elder Eduardo Gavarrett, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Brent J. Christensen, an Area Seventy.
SARATOGA SPRINGS UTAH SARATOGA HILLS STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Bradley Dale Wendel, 42, director of quality, NCI Building System; wife, Kami Kay Anderson Wendel. Counselors—John Wesley Farrer, 49, veterinarian; wife, Tiffany Jackman Farrer. Adam Dale Cherrington, 43, research director, KLAS Research; wife, Janet Marie Parker Cherrington.
A new stake has been created from the Porto Alegre Brazil Partenon and Porto Alegre Brazil Stakes. The Viamão Brazil Stake, which consists of the Águas Claras, Figueira, Montanha, São Tomé, and Viamópolis Wards, was created by Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Osvaldo Rietra Dias, an Area Seventy.
VIAMÃO BRAZIL STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Luis Roberto dos Santos, 53, first lieutenant, military police; wife, Vera Lucia da Silva da Cruz. Counselors—Marcio Pereira da Silva, 38, nurse coordinator, Viamão Hospital; wife, Diane Cruz Carneiro da Silva. Rodrigo Silva Uchôa, 29, business manager, Itaú Bank; wife, Larissa Molina da Silva Uchôa.
ABERDEEN SCOTLAND STAKE (October 29, 2017): President—Lee Douglas McLeman, 40, dental surgeon; succeeding Adam L. Hull; wife, Pauline Campbell McLeman. Counselors—Jonathan Robert Kennedy, 32, business development manager, Enterprise Rent-A-Car; wife, Jeanie Laurel Robbins Kennedy. Robert Michael Harrop, 32, subsea engineer, BP; wife, Elizabeth Dana Ambrose Harrop.
ABOBO COTE D’IVOIRE WEST STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Jean Luc Tioma, 45, representative, Boressi; succeeding Ali B. Traore; wife, Michelle Yobo. Counselors—Keke Thierry Guina, 40, architect; wife, Amoin Janvier Ivette Korvan. Mathias Niambe, 35, SRS manager, LDS Church; wife, Lou Ouanlou Clemence Balo.
AREQUIPA PERU UMACOLLO (September 10, 2017): President—Carlos Alberto Rodriguez Fuentes, 28, English teacher; succeeding Roberto C. Pacheco Pretel; wife, Ladice Ariana Guetat Concha. Counselors—Luis Gonzalo Salinas Benavides, 47, regional sales chief, Tractor Trucks USA; wife, Jenny Salinas Tinoco. Haytara Robinson Salcedo, 42, administrator, Subito Eirl.; wife, Mabel Mirtha Ordoñez Gomez.
ARLINGTON TEXAS STAKE (October 29, 2017): President—David Mark Davies, 45, finance administrator, City of Arlington; succeeding Charles H. Spitzer; wife, Deborah Ruth Robbins Davies. Counselors—Byron Lane Thorsen, 54, managing director, The Wellspring Group; wife, Sidney Ann Mathewson Thorsen. Scott Neil Greenwood, 48, nurse practitioner; wife, Pattie Leah Prince Greenwood.
ARSENAL BRAZIL STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Marcus Elias Jeremias Andrade, 35, financial analyst; succeeding Marcos de Oliveira Lopes; wife, Michele de Oliveira Lopes de Andrade. Counselors—Uanderson Silveira Gomes Rodrigues, 35, systems manager, Droid Information; wife, Renata de Azevedo Rocha Rodrigues. Moroni Souza Pereira, 29, commercial manager, Edifica Construtora; wife, Nadia Rivas Bello Pereira.
BLOOMINGTON INDIANA STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Jared Michael Goulding, 41, college admissions officer; succeeding Gordon E. Clark; wife, Olivia Kay Fuelle Goulding. Counselors—Jason Robert Francis, 41, adjunct faculty, Indiana University; wife, Marcie Ann Fillmore Francis. Gene Earl Griffin, 69, financial planner; wife, Dona Louise Lichtenwalter Griffin.
CARACAS VENEZUELA URDANETA STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Abrahan Alexander Sanoja Palma, 48, manager, Frio Sanoja Hidalgo; succeeding Eder J. Jimenez Videaux; wife, Deyda Yusmy Hidalgo Sanoja. Counselors—Rogelio Antonio Armado Machado, 37, self-employed; wife, Mileidy Sonsire Colls Garcia. Jumilque Rafael Ulloa Carvajal, 37, salesman; wife, Marlene Concepcion Cedeño Parada.
COLORADO SPRINGS NORTH STAKE (October 29, 2017): President—Sterling Leon Rogers, 50, dentist; succeeding Kevin C. Woodward; wife, Aimee Hunsaker Rogers. Counselors—Jeffrey Adam Johnson, 57, vice president and chief financial officer, Meridian Fire & Security; wife, Tracie Ann Draney Johnson. Christian Kent Lovejoy, 52, dentist; wife, Shawna Wixson Lovejoy.
COLUMBUS OHIO STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Steven Grant Richardson, 58, physician; succeeding David W. Cook; wife, Mary Gillespie Richardson. Counselors—Wallace Joy Robinson, 57, manager, STRS Ohio; wife, Julee Durkam Robinson. Cannon Farnes Silver, 48, principal engineer, CDM Smith; wife, Ariel Celeste Clark Silver.
EAGLE MOUNTAIN UTAH WEST STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—Ryan Ray Ireland, 52, director of technology, Utah Interactive; succeeding Mark B. Jensen; wife, Tani Jo Whittle Ireland. Counselors—Ronnie K Wilson, 58, chemical stockpile emergency preparedness program coordinator, Deseret Chemical Depot; wife, Colleen Ashley Wilson. Jason Mark Webb, 46, clinical director, Steps Recovery Center; wife, Melanie Anne Morton Webb.
GUAYMAS MEXICO STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—Sanchez Ramiro Ibarra, 49, manufacturing engineer; succeeding Miguel Amilkar Soto Terrazas; wife, Itzel Janely Campa Romero. Counselors—Eduardo Sotelo Cazares, 51, accountant; wife, Mercedes Arias Urias. Juan José Hernandez Rentería, 35, physician; wife, Kezmi Yesenia Moreno Quintero.
GULFPORT MISSISSIPPI STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—Christopher Lanier Morgan, 53, CEO, Health Strategies; succeeding Michael F. Dohm Sr.; wife, Christine Marie Tucker Morgan. Counselors—David James Perkes, 60, director, Mississippi State University; wife, Linda Vail Perkes. Melvin Perry Reynolds, 67, business owner; wife, Brenda Lou Broone Reynolds.
HINGHAM MASSACHUSETTS STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Michael Nairne Farner, 51, sales manager, Amazon; succeeding Bryan L. Ward; wife, Kimberly Mae Arkell Farner. Counselors—Evan Grant Smith, 42, attorney; wife, Cheryl Lynn Piorczynski Smith. Martin Bert Vieira, 39, teacher and director, Diman Regional; wife, Kimberlee Laura Heaps Vieira.
JOÃO PESSOA BRAZIL STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Alvaro Carvalho de Farias, 46, accountant; succeeding Lindemberg Ferreira Leite; wife, Heloisa Beltrão Moreira. Counselors—Gutenberg Guedes Amorim, 61, CES coordinator, LDS Church; wife, Maria da Conceição Neves dos Santos. Kleber Silva Costa, 33, manager, CEF; wife, Jessica Fernandes Sousa Costa.
KAOHSIUNG TAIWAN WEST STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—David Chad Furness, 45, Asia Area seminaries manager, LDS Church; succeeding Yang Shih Ning; wife, May Chin-Fen Chang Furness. Counselors—Shang Ching Liu, 57, sales engineer; wife, Ming Fu Chang. Lei Yang, 62, professor; wife, Tzu Lim Ma.
KYIV UKRAINE STAKE (January 22, 2017): President—Oleg Sergiyovych Kravchenko, 56, project manager of construction program, LDS Church; succeeding Kirill V. Pokhilko; wife, Olena Yaroslavivna Kravchenko. Counselors—Ihor Oleksandrovych Piddubnyi, 45, seminaries and institutes coordinator, LDS Church; wife, Svitlana Mikhailivna Miroshnichenko. Igor Vasylovych Verbens’kyi, 35, temple recorder; wife, Lesa Verbens’kyi.
LA PLATA ARGENTINA EAST STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Martin Adrian Gatica, 41, dentist; succeeding Maximilliano A. Moras; wife, Sabrina Ines Lubrano Guadalupe. Counselors—Alejandro Martinez, 41, supervisor, YPF SA; wife, Veronica Graciela Staffa. Carlos Mario Vitali, 71, medical sales representative; wife, Delia Susana Dombronsky.
LOVELL WYOMING STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Thomas Matthew Newman, 45, self-employed; succeeding Troy J. Caldwell; wife, Launi Sue Reynolds Newman. Counselors—William ElRay Bridges, 57, civil engineer and owner, Pryor Mountain Engineering; wife, Margaret Jo Given Bridges. Michael Todd Jones, 48, vice president and manager, Bank of Lovell; wife, Candida Oaks Jones.
LUBBOCK TEXAS STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Spencer Don McCombs, 39, physical therapist; succeeding Sterling T. Shumway; wife, Amanda Irene Birk McCombs. Counselors—Matthew Tolley Hart, 40, accounting professor; wife, Marcie Ann Ollmann Hart. Cory Ivan Mills, 38, cotton breeder; wife, Kimberly Boyer Mills.
MARACAIBO VENEZUELA CENTRO STAKE (September 24, 2017): President—Jose Luis Romero Moreno, 41, university professor; succeeding Gianguido Sagattone Juarez; wife, Claudines Carol Romero Rosendo. Counselors—Orlando Enrique Carroyo Fernandez, 43, manager, Banplus; wife, Pebby Nzareth Olivares Barrios. Doublas Eleazar Faria Puentes, 36, director, Global 360; wife, Maria Trinidad Sulbaran Godoy.
MENAN IDAHO STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Richard Pieper Cannon, 44, physician; succeeding Rulan J. Cook; wife, Lorie Ann Shideler Cannon. Counselors—Matthew Irvin Hancock, 46, school principal; wife, Nancy Jo Berrett Hancock. Keith Brian Nelson, 44, owner and project manager, Delorum Corporation; wife, Karie Johnson Nelson.
MENDOZA ARGENTINA STAKE (March 5, 2017): President—Juan Jose Naccarato, 45, ITECRA employee; succeeding Marcelo Marcos Ontiveros; wife, Carina Rosana Campos. Counselors—Jesus Gustavo Pinto, 41, technician, ITECRA; wife, Beatriz Noemi Moya. Carlos Diego Sanchez, 40, buyer, Milla; wife, Noelia Soledad Cini.
MONROE UTAH STAKE (August 27, 2017): President—Brian Roger Barton, 42, president and chief executive officer, Jonco and DeMille Engineering; succeeding Joseph A. Cottle; wife, Kelli Hafen Jensen Barton. Counselors—Charles George Hawley, 62, publisher, Richfield Reaper; wife, Kathleen Anderson Hawley. Darren Loren Obray, 42, Sevier Valley Hospital employee; wife, Haley Wasden Obray.
MONTEVIDO URUGUAY CERRO STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Antonio Marcelo Lefiñir Gonzalez, 36, IT manager, The Electric Factory; succeeding Alejandro E. Guarteche; wife, Adriana Leticia Maciel Gonzalez. Counselors—Conrado José Moreira Solla, 59, security guard; wife, Cecil Elena Gomez Martinez. Miguel Angel Almeida, 47, Chacinados employee; wife, Ada Rut Mancilla Diaz.
NAPA CALIFORNIA STAKE (August 13, 2017): President—Kory Dell Judd, 57, refinery general manager, Chevron; succeeding Darin T. Judd; wife, Darlene Butler Judd. Counselors—John Carl Cope, 54, judge; wife, Ann Marie Painter Cope. Michael Vincent Wagner, 61, ob/gyn physician; wife, Cathleen Anne Cochran Wagner.
PARANÁ ARGENTINA STAKE (June 4, 2017): President—Miguel Adrián Redondo, assistant administrator, LDS Church; succeeding Guillermo Eduardo Gericke; wife, Analia Graciela Corvalán. Counselors—Luis Alberto Saucedo, 73, employee, Papelera Entre Ríos; wife, Nilda Leonor Ibarra. Juan Manuel Martinez, 36, programmer analyst; wife, Elizabeth Soledad Carina Martinez Sosa.
PALM DESERT CALIFORNIA STAKE (August 13, 2017): President—Christian Brad Risenmay, 40, financial advisor and owner/partner, Cypress Wealth Services; succeeding Matt H. Morris; wife, Roxanne Clark Risenmay. Counselors—Jody Bruce Jones, 45, president, Jones Development; wife, Christine Noelle Putzke Jones. Jaime Gonzalez, 54, ICU and critical care nurse; wife, Amy Lea Pierson Gonzalez.
PERTH AUSTRALIA DIANELLA STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Ryan Dean Jenkins, 44, psychologist; succeeding Timothy I. Masson; wife, Joanna Ibbotson Jenkins. Counselors—Craig Phillip Anderson, 38, self-employed; wife, Ona Kate Alekna Anderson. Hamish Andrew Holder, 54, information and data architect; wife, Tina Loraine Hicks Holder.
PITTSBURGH PENNSYLVANIA WEST STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—David Allen Bayles, 48, chief administrative and compliance officer, Mylan NV; succeeding Brennen C. Murray; wife, Sharonlea Jones Bayles. Counselors—Peter Yun-Kyu Blaser, 46, district operation manager, MMR Group; wife, Lisa Kat Walker Blaser. Jeffrie Wayne Miracle, 39, executive director of development, Carnegie Mellon University; wife, Elizabeth Nickel Miracle.
PLEASANT VIEW UTAH SOUTH STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Darin Ray Carver, 53, clinical practice administrator, Weber Human Services; succeeding K. Brent Keller; wife, Holly Lynne Foley Carver. Counselors—John Wayne Arrington, 50, marriage and family therapist; wife, Ann Marie Marker Arrington. Timothy Marsden, 56, plant controller, CSM Bakery Solutions; wife, Margie Ann Ensign Marsden.
PORT-AU-PRINCE HAITI STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Berthony Theodor, 37, welfare specialist, LDS Church; succeeding Prosner Colin; wife, Raymonde Nazaire. Counselors—Macknson Noël, 32, self-reliance manager; wife, Kathie Verrine Noël. Pierre André Eyma, 37, chief executive officer, Media Concept; wife, Thermonfils Naderge Eyma.
PROVO UTAH YSA 19TH STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—Lerron Earl Little, 52, real estate broker and owner, Capstone Real Estate; succeeding Richard I. Heaton; wife, Kellie Sue Brown Little. Counselors—Kenneth John Condie, 58, CEO, Condie Construction; wife, Calleen Backus Condie. Barrett Arch Slade, 58, professor, BYU; wife, Patricia L. Porter Slade.
QUETZALTENANGO GUATEMALA WEST STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Selvin Francisco Velasquez Garcia, 44, CES coordinator, LDS Church; succeeding Bruce H. Ixcot Coyoy; wife, Zobeida Guisela Miranda Toralla. Counselors—Luis Alfredo Visoni Ordoñez, 41, regional representative, INTECAP; wife, Isma Corina Martinez Delgado. Edyn Ricardoi de Leon Perez, 49, construction worker; wife, Alida Rosmeri López Ochoa.
RENNES FRANCE STAKE (August 27, 2017): President—Erik Bertola, 34, administrative assistant, LDS Church; succeeding Jean-Yves M. Raveneau; wife, Alina Bertola. Counselors—Thomas Pierre Ernest Grattepanche, 37, operations manager, Sherwin-Williams; wife, Aude Stéphanie Grattepanche. François Luc David Bousseau, 37, general director, Deling; wife, Rozenn Marie Fournis.
REXBURG IDAHO MARRIED STUDENT 4TH STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Alan James Dutson, 47, professor, BYU–Idaho; succeeding Craig W. Simpson; wife, Joanna Moody Dutson. Counselors—Boyd L. Baggett, 52, religion faculty, BYU–Idaho; wife, Debra Ann Parris Baggett. Scott Ryan Hall, 58, lawyer; wife, Debra Bowen Hall.
RIO DE JANEIRO BRAZIL ITAGUAI STAKE (October 22, 2017): President—Joilton Rizo Alves Melo, 48, pipe engineer, RIP Serviços Ind.; succeeding Sergio de Oliveira Pregnolato; wife, Jaqueline de Souza Motta Gonçalves Melo. Counselors—Francisco Saraiva Furtado, 45, tile layer; wife, Francisca C. L. Ibiapina Furtado. Jorge Luis Miguel Affonso, 52, commercial representative, Playvendor; wife, Rosana Pereira Cimas.
ROCHESTER MINNESOTA STAKE (October 29, 2017): President—Randal Jay Thomas, 59, physician; succeeding Robert L. Foote; wife, Jodee Ellen Monk Thomas. Counselors — Michael Leland Kendrick, 50, chairman, Mayo Clinic; wife, Susan Kaye Burt Kendrick. Darren Quincy Calley, 47, residency director, Mayo Clinic; wife, Lori Carol Kestner Calley.
RUPERT IDAHO WEST STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Brock Allan Mitchell, 41, vice president, Double L; succeeding Edward G. Evans; wife, Mitzi Dean Hartley Mitchell. Counselors—Paul A. Douglass, 56, self-employed general contractor; wife, Karen Lucille Brown Douglass. Riley Shea Griffin, 32, banker; wife, Jessica Phillips Griffin.
SALVADOR BRAZIL STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Jailton Silva dos Santos, 38, administrative assistant, LDS Church; succeeding Lourival Feitosa Pita; wife, Carine Santos Neris. Counselors—Evandivaldo das Virgens Hamburgo, 62, adminstrative manager, Prefeitura do Salvador; wife, Joselina Silva Hora. Frederico Ferreira Costa, 35, civil engineer; wife, Jéssica Lima Santos Costa.
SAN ANTONIO TEXAS HILL COUNTRY STAKE (January 22, 2017): President—Gary Lee Long, 56, director of accounting, AT&T/SBC; succeeding Jeffrey D. Foote; wife, Kimberly Anne Jacobson Long. Counselors—Daniel William Packard, 49, partner, Packard Law Firm; wife, Alison McBride Packard. Frank Victor Freeman, 61, general manager of gas processing, General Electric Oil and Gas; wife, Ruth Anne Allen Freeman.
SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR CUZCATLÁN STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Rafael Humberto Majano Álvarez, 38, techincal support, GBM of El Salvador; succeeding R. Ernesto Menjivar Alas; wife, Sandra Elena Chavarría Majano. Counselors—Jorge Enrique Luna Orellana, 51, server administrator, Dibsa SA de CV; wife, Rhina Jacqueline Zelaya Luna. Miguel Antonio Cuathemoc Cerros Osorio, 36, owner, Grupo Cumora; wife, Diana Lorelai Sac Cerros.
SANDY UTAH CRESCENT NORTH STAKE (October 8, 2017): President—Robert Dion Rasmussen, 56, director of sales, Tru Fru, LLC.; succeeding Kay N. Brown; wife, Laurie Ann Wright Rasmussen. Counselors—Jared Helzer Wood, 43, developer and lead designer, Mytrex, Inc.; wife, Catherine Renee Loser Wood. Stephen Haight Higgs, 62, assistant fire chief; wife, Melissa McQuarrie Higgs.
SANTAN VALLEY ARIZONA STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Ryan Ragnar Anderson, 42, seminary teacher, LDS Church; succeeding Larry M. Ray; wife, Lindsay Ann Johnson Anderson. Counselors—John Olsen Nevitt Sr., 50, farmer; wife, Lorna Louise Walker Nevitt. Ryan Troy Michael, 39, owner, Defense Pest Control; wife, Wendy Jeanne Larson Michel.
SANTIAGO CHILE CINCO DE ABRIL STAKE (May 28, 2017): President—Alfredo Andrés Vielma Campi, 56, technical drawing designer; succeeding Roberto Robinson Herrera Oyarzun; wife, Elizabeth del Carmen Vidal Martinez. Counselors—Mauricio Andrés Valera Soto, 47, cashier supervisor, Comercializadora S.A. Hites; wife, Marcela del Carmen Soto Yañez. Claudio Fernando Retamal Santis, 52, contractor; wife, Maria Dolores Soto Jara.
SANTIAGO CHILE SAN PAGLO STAKE (August 27, 2017): President—Osman Antoni Lopez Elgueta, 53, administrator, Centro de Servicios ISA; succeeding Claudio P. Bahamondes Cepeda; wife, Maria Luisa del Carmen Zenteno Ramirez. Counselors—Carlos Antonio Aguilera Aguillon, 53, teacher; wife, Maria de Lourdes Rodriguez Utreras. Pablo César Alarcon Muñoz, 42, director, Minicipalidad Cerro Navia; wife, Marjorie Odette Sanchez Jimenez.
SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC LOS RESTAURADORES STAKE (August 20, 2017): President—Alejandro Mariñez Paniagua, 49, accountant and tax specialist; succeeding Paulino Antonio Agame Martinez; wife, Rose Mery Aquidamia Grullon. Counselors—Ronald Jhonelys Leonardo Peña, 33, CES coordinator; LDS Church; wife, Anidelka Rosario. Alexander Ortiz Nuñez, 40, sales executive, Tricom; wife, Martha Xiomara Landa Rodriguez.
SAO PAULO BRAZIL NORTH STAKE (August 27, 2017): President—Edson Bispo Santos, 38, investment specialist; succeeding Cesar Augusto Seiguer Milder; wife, Roberta Cristina de Souza Santos. Counselors—Andrew Rodrigues Blanco, 32, entrepreneur; wife, Carla Samanta Barreira Salik Blanco. Rafael Faria de Souza, 40, owner, FortLink; wife, Rachel Fernandes Côrrea.
SÃO LEOPOLDO BRAZIL STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Rafael Quines da Silva, 33, professor; succeeding Paulo Reinaldo Tempass; wife, Fernanda Leite Belmonte da Silva. Counselors—Vitor Paulo Rodrigues da Silva, 51, graphic designer; wife, Maria Goreti Dalposso. Josué Toebe, 35, commercial manager, Sabores Refeições; wife, Sirlene da Silva Grandi.
SINGAPORE STAKE (March 12, 2017): President—Jean-Luc Butel, 61, president, K8 Global Pte. Ltd.; succeeding Lai Chee Kong Stephen; wife, Carole El-Dahdah Butel. Counselors—Yew Mun Kwan, 49, principal engineer, DSO National Laboratories; wife, Yi Cheng Lim. Chin Seng Steven Seow, 46, customer value manager, Misys International Financial Systems; wife, Ren Fen Jap.
TEMUCO CHILE CAUTIN STAKE (August 20, 2017): President—Andres Eliecer Rios Alarcon, 41, family business manager; succeeding Mario Alejandro Diaz Martinez; wife, Roxana Mayerling Canales Fabre. Counselors—Danny Michel Flores Soledispa, 34, consultant, Sercotec; wife, Katherin Valesca Hernandez Ponce. Jose Javier Millar Velasquez, 42, computing manger, Pumahue College; wife, Mizpa Zoar Hefzi Ba Torres Toro.
TERRETON IDAHO STAKE (September 17, 2017): President—Stephen Lance Moss, 52, rancher; succeeding Todd W. Simmons; wife, Celeste Elaine Albertson Moss. Counselors—Steven Mitchell Scott, 55, self-employed businessman; wife, Annette Burtenshaw Scott. Lee Taylor Burtenshaw, 51, farmer; wife, Lori Ann Bell Burtenshaw.
TIJUANA MEXICO INSURGENTES STAKE (October 15, 2017): President—Mario Gaiska Beltran Leyva, 43, maintenance coordinator, Markwins; succeeding Heriberto Sanchez Zatarain; wife, Jazmin Rivero Morales. Counselors—Jesus Sanchez Zatarain, 41, regional quality manager, Landsberg Orora of Mexico; wife, Geovanna Ortiz Alvarez. Ricardo Hernandez Velasquez, 52, public accountant, Tijuana Refacciones Wholesalers; wife, Olivhama Gomez Murcia.
VERACRUZ MEXICO REFORMA STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Iván Alfonso Díaz Eugenio, 37, business analyst; succeeding Francisco J. Bravo Moises; wife, Azucena Montes Sánchez. Counselors—Ramón Márquez Martínez, 59, specialized technician, Mexican Institute of Oil; wife, Berth Irene Calderón Villafranca. Francisco Javier Ochoa Peral, 38, construction foreman; wife, Daria del Carmen Ventura Capetillo.
VILLA ALEMANA CHILE WEST STAKE (May 28, 2017): President—Francisco Ronaldo Aravena Donoso, 64, retired; succeeding Cristian J. Gervic Muzuillaza; wife, Viviana Mercedes Garay Angulo. Counselors—Juan Jose Lopez Coloma, 36, developer, Zeke; wife, Rebeca Salomé Mansilla Hernandez. Gonzalo Gustsavo Gervic Muquillaza, 39, information manager, Atrex Chile; wife, Alejandra Pamela Figueredo Jimenez.
WEST JORDAN UTAH RIVER OAKS STAKE (September 10, 2017): President—Gregory Bruce Page, 51, manager, LDS Church; succeeding Mark B. Goaslind; wife, Lisa Paramore Page. Counselors—Jared Brian Gardner, 42, director of purchasing, Granite School District; wife, Melissa Rachael Leavitt Gardner. Ryan K. Oliverson, 41, manager, Mountain Heavy Transport; wife, Shelley Marie Wright Oliverson.