New Mission Presidents Called to Serve


The Church announced the names of 127 new mission presidents earlier this year. The majority began their three-year calling in July of this year.

Mission

New President

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

Côte 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

Mongolia Ulaanbaatar

Jay D. Clark*

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

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    Began serving in December 2010