New Mission Presidents Begin Service
    Footnotes

    “New Mission Presidents Begin Service,” Ensign, July 2005, 75–76

    New Mission Presidents Begin Service

    More than one-third of the missions worldwide will receive a new mission president this year. One hundred and twenty-two mission presidents will begin their new assignments on or around July 1. The total number of missions worldwide is now 339, the newest being the Mozambique Maputo Mission, which was created on January 1, 2005.

    Mission

    New President

    Alaska Anchorage

    Randy C. Lewis

    Albania Tirana

    Paul D. Clayton

    Argentina Buenos Aires West

    Alfonso Ramos

    Argentina Mendoza

    Juan C. Ávila

    Argentina Resistencia

    Donald V Shakespear

    Argentina Rosario

    Richard C. Hutchison

    Argentina Salta

    Israel Rubalcava

    Arizona Phoenix

    C. Scott Gill

    Arizona Tucson

    Douglas F. Higham

    Arkansas Little Rock

    Gary N. Batchelor

    Baltic

    Russell N. Watterson

    Bolivia Cochabamba

    Ronald E. Dalene

    Brazil Brasília

    Marcos A. Aidukaitis

    Brazil Florianópolis

    Lamonte J. Dansie Jr.

    Brazil Fortaleza

    Victor A. da Silva

    Brazil Maceió

    B. Bruce Muir

    Brazil Manaus

    Paulo H. Itinose

    Brazil Recife

    Mark B. Woodruff

    Brazil Ribeirão Prêto

    R. Blair Condie

    Brazil Rio de Janeiro

    Milton H. Brinton

    Brazil Rio de Janeiro North

    João L. Oppe

    Brazil Salvador

    Jarbas F. Souza

    Brazil São Paulo Interlagos

    Dale H. Bradford

    Brazil São Paulo North

    Michael J. Bertasso

    Brazil São Paulo South

    Jose A. Teixeira

    California Anaheim

    Randall G. Harmsen

    California Arcadia

    Stephen W. Owen

    California Fresno

    John C. Beck

    California Riverside

    Robert A. Ewer

    California Roseville

    Lee T. Perry

    California Sacramento

    R. Randall Huff

    California San Diego

    Robert N. Packer

    California San Jose

    Oscar W. McConkie III

    California Ventura

    Richard M. Ellsworth

    Canada Montreal

    Alain A. Petion

    Canada Toronto East

    Tad R. Callister

    Canada Vancouver

    Anthony W. Middleton Jr.

    Chile Osorno

    Carl R. Faulkner

    Chile Santiago North

    Kevin R. Duncan

    Colombia Cali

    Horacio J. Nieto

    Colorado Colorado Springs

    Robert S. Fotheringham

    Colorado Denver North

    W. Dea Montague Jr.

    Connecticut Hartford

    Van R. Johnson

    Croatia Zagreb

    Douglas L. Weight

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo East

    Juan A. García

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo West

    Larry K. Bair

    Democratic Republic of Congo Kinshasa

    William W. Maycock

    Ecuador Guayaquil North

    Randall L. Ridd

    Ecuador Quito

    José F. Lara

    El Salvador San Salvador East

    Ricky D. Jones

    El Salvador San Salvador West

    Robert D. Call

    England Manchester

    Theodore M. Jacobsen

    Fiji Suva

    Ian S. Ardern

    Finland Helsinki

    Phillip Estes

    Florida Fort Lauderdale

    Noel B. Reynolds

    France Paris

    Steven H. Pond

    France Toulouse

    J. Craig Merrell

    Georgia Macon

    R. Brent Evanson

    Germany Frankfurt

    K. Eugene Webb

    Germany Munich/Austria

    Holger D. Rakow

    Guatemala Guatemala City Central

    Hugo E. Martínez

    Guatemala Guatemala City North

    Thomas R. Coleman

    Guatemala Guatemala City South

    Ronald R. Bennion

    Guatemala Quetzaltenango

    César A. Morales

    Honduras Tegucigalpa

    Scott D. Farrell

    Italy Catania

    W. Bryan Colton

    Ivory Coast Abidjan

    Lindsay T. Dil

    Japan Hiroshima

    Akira Yafuso

    Japan Sapporo

    Yoshikazu Yokoyama

    Japan Sendai

    Asao Miyashita

    Japan Tokyo South

    Valten J. Tucker

    Kentucky Louisville

    Dennis C. Brimhall

    Korea Busan

    Pyung-Jong Song

    Louisiana Baton Rouge

    Douglas H. Patterson

    Mexico Guadalajara

    Gary L. Heaton

    Mexico Mexico City North

    Ricardo E. Castillo

    Mexico Oaxaca

    Jesús A. Ortiz

    Mexico Puebla

    J. Phil Freestone

    Mexico Tijuana

    Brian B. Carmack

    Mexico Torreón

    Richard J. Hogan

    Mexico Tuxtla Gutiérrez

    Clifford L. Whetten

    Mexico Veracruz

    Lester F. Johnson

    Michigan Lansing

    Dean C Edwards

    Minnesota Minneapolis

    R. Lloyd Smith

    Missouri Independence

    James L. Hacking

    Mozambique Maputo

    Lynn P. Wallace*

    Nevada Las Vegas

    John J. Wadsworth

    New Jersey Morristown

    Stephen K. Parkinson

    New Zealand Auckland

    Carl B. Cook

    New Zealand Wellington

    G. Michael Finnigan

    Nigeria Port Harcourt

    Edgar L. Stone

    Ohio Columbus

    Russell S. Gilliland

    Oregon Eugene

    Daniel B. Fugal

    Oregon Portland

    Van C. Gessel

    Pennsylvania Harrisburg

    Jerrald M Jensen

    Pennsylvania Pittsburgh

    Jay K. Francis

    Peru Lima East

    Michael R Lindstrom

    Philippines Angeles

    Robert J. Stringham

    Philippines Cebu

    Leonard M Anderson

    Philippines Davao

    Moises M. Mabunga Jr.

    Philippines Manila

    David E. LeSueur

    Philippines Olongapo

    Craig A. Burtenshaw

    Philippines San Pablo

    Gerald E. Mortimer

    Philippines Tacloban

    Richard J. Trask

    România Bucharest

    John H. Ashby

    Russia Yekaterinburg

    Gregory A. Schwitzer

    Samoa Apia

    Paul B. Price

    South Africa Cape Town

    John C. Nelson

    South Africa Johannesburg

    James A. Bowden

    South Carolina Columbia

    Kenneth E. Brailsford

    Sweden Stockholm

    Jan Åke Karlsson

    Tahiti Papeete

    T. Marama Tarati

    Tennessee Knoxville

    Ronald S Godfrey

    Tennessee Nashville

    Mark O. Lords

    Texas Dallas

    Bart C. Warner

    Texas Houston

    Travis L. Steward

    Texas Houston East

    Michael S. Lake

    Texas Lubbock

    D. Brent Rose

    Ukraine Donetsk

    Dale E. Andersen

    Ukraine Kiev

    R. Kim Davis

    Venezuela Caracas

    Danilo A. Paredes

    Washington Tacoma

    Kevin W. Pearson

    West Virginia Charleston

    Joseph F. Cowley Jr.

    * Began service on January 1, 2005, when mission was created.