New Mission Presidents Now in Place
    Footnotes

    “New Mission Presidents Now in Place,” Ensign, July 2008, 77–78

    New Mission Presidents Now in Place

    Accepting assignments from the First Presidency, 124 new mission presidents began serving on or around July 1, 2008. The missions and their respective new presidents are:

    Mission

    New President

    Alaska Anchorage

    Alan Roy Dance

    Albania Tirana

    John Martin Neil

    Argentina Buenos Aires West

    Evrett Wade Benton

    Argentina Mendoza

    James Blaine Lindahl

    Argentina Resistencia

    Jorge Luis del Castillo

    Argentina Rosario

    Jorge Marcial Villalba

    Argentina Salta

    Dan Northcutt

    Arizona Phoenix

    Paul Sherman Beck

    Arizona Tucson

    Wesley Paul Walker

    Arkansas Little Rock

    Robert Wyman Drewes

    Baltic

    Douglas Leon Dance

    Bolivia Cochabamba

    Miguel Angel Tenorio Dominguez

    Brazil Brasilia

    Gelson Pizzirani

    Brazil Florianopolis

    Walter Guedes Queiroz Jr.

    Brazil Fortaleza

    Alan Charles Batt

    Brazil Maceió

    Gary Ray Beynon

    Brazil Manaus

    David Woodward Jayme

    Brazil Recife

    Mário Hélio Emerick

    Brazil Ribeirão Preto

    Ricardo Vieira

    Brazil Rio de Janeiro

    Antonio Kaulle Machado Bezerra

    Brazil Rio de Janeiro North

    Scott Warren Pickett

    Brazil Salvador

    Carlos Roberto Toledo

    Brazil São Paulo Interlagos

    Christopher George Jackson

    Brazil São Paulo North

    Jeffry Lynn Cooley

    Brazil São Paulo South

    Stephen Darrow Richardson

    California Anaheim

    Steven Bennett Watrous

    California Arcadia

    Oscar Arthur Pike

    California Fresno

    John Arthur Gonzalez

    California Riverside

    Melvyn Kemp Reeves

    California Roseville

    Mark James Pendelton

    California Sacramento

    James Stuart Jardine

    California San Diego

    Lee Leonard Donaldson

    California San Jose

    Eric Michael Jackson

    California Ventura

    Wayne Dale Murri

    Canada Toronto East

    Chris Allan Eyre

    Canada Vancouver

    Kent Kruger Nelson

    Cape Verde Praia

    Joselito Medina Costa Neves

    Chile Concepción South

    Joe Neil Swenson

    Chile Osorno

    Kenneth David Lovell

    Chile Santiago North

    Michael Edward May

    Colombia Cali

    Edgar Nain Bolivar Forero

    Colorado Colorado Springs

    Brian Loyal Pfile

    Colorado Denver North

    Gary Gail Ely

    Connecticut Hartford

    Hugh Gary Pehrson

    Cote d’Ivoire Abidjan

    Yapo Ayekoue

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo East

    Guillermo Arturo Antivilo Rojas

    Dominican Republic Santo Domingo West

    Juan Evangelista Almonte

    Ecuador Guayaquil North

    Jose Wilson Gamboa Galvez

    Ecuador Quito

    Timothy Quinn Sloan

    El Salvador San Salvador East

    Alex Moroni Perez Ulin

    El Salvador San Salvado West/Belize

    Alejandro Lopez Mota

    England Manchester

    David John Bullock

    Fiji Suva

    William Orval Ostler

    Finland Helsinki

    David Blaine Brown

    Florida Fort Lauderdale

    J. Nathan Hale

    France Paris

    Don Hansen Staheli

    France Toulouse

    Michel Joseph Jules Carter

    Georgia Atlanta North

    Steven Douglas King

    Georgia Macon

    Mark Oliver Bowman

    Germany Frankfurt

    Kevin John Ninow

    Germany Munich/Austria

    Robert Gideon Condie

    Ghana Accra

    Byron Lindsey Smith

    Ghana Cape Coast

    Melvin Burns Sabey

    Guatemala Guatemala City Central

    Richard Allen Baldwin Jr.

    Guatemala Guatemala City North

    David Jaime Torres Rodriguez

    Guatemala Guatemala City South

    Herbert Edgardo Alvarado Renderos

    Guatemala Quetzaltenango

    Ramón Darío Lorenzana Reyes

    Honduras Tegucigalpa

    Luis Gerardo Chaverri Madrigal

    Japan Hiroshima

    Yoshiaki Isa

    Japan Kobe

    William Arthur McIntyre Jr.

    Japan Sapporo

    Lee Alford Daniels

    Japan Sendai

    Reid Tateoka

    Kentucky Louisville

    Steven George Glende

    Korea Busan

    Kenneth Wayne Jennings Jr.

    Louisiana Baton Rouge

    William George Woods

    México México City North

    Daryl Nancollas

    México Oaxaca

    Leobardo De La Cruz Rosales

    México Puebla

    Steven Glen Rex

    México Tijuana

    Robert Hernan Heyn

    México Torreón

    Bruce Richard Clark

    México Tuxtla Gutiérrez

    Guillermo Velasco Coronado

    México Veracruz

    Jay Peter Hansen

    Michigan Lansing

    Marc Ducloux Jones

    Minnesota Minneapolis

    Mark Douglas Howell

    Missouri Independence

    George Johan William Van Komen

    Nevada Las Vegas

    Peter Kevin Christensen

    New Jersey Morristown

    A. Lee Bahr

    New Zealand Auckland

    Benson Lee Porter

    New Zealand Wellington

    Clive Richard Jolliffe

    Nigeria Enugu

    Jerry Reid Boggess

    Nigeria Lagos East

    Spencer Bennion Jones

    Nigeria Lagos West

    Gary Leslie Neuder

    Ohio Columbus

    Robert Forrest Jensen

    Oregon Eugene

    Thomas William Macdonald

    Oregon Portland

    Timothy John Dyches

    Pennsylvania Pittsburgh

    Lane Alma Summerhays

    Peru Lima East

    Juan Augusto Leyva Ponce

    Philippines Angeles

    Rudy Burt Puzey

    Philippines Cebu

    Darrel Parke Hansen

    Philippines Davao

    Jairus Cinco Perez

    Phillipines Manila

    Mark James Howard

    Philippines Olongapo

    Dave Advincula Aquino

    Philippines San Pablo

    Richard Edwin Anderson

    Philippines Tacloban

    Edwin Valencia Malit

    România Bucharest

    James Scott Lundberg

    Russia St Petersburg

    Gennady Nikolaevich Podvodov

    Samoa Apia

    Otto Vincent Haleck Jr.

    Slovenia/Croatia

    David Henry Hill

    South Africa Cape Town

    Randall K Probst

    South Africa Johannesburg

    David Edward Poulsen

    South Carolina Columbia

    Stephen Lowell McConkie

    Sweden Stockholm

    Larry Ernest Anderson

    Tahiti Papeete

    Matthew Artell Smith

    Tennessee Knoxville

    James Ermon Griffin

    Tennessee Nashville

    Gary Lynn Hutchings

    Texas Dallas

    Barry Morgan Smith

    Texas Houston

    Todd Bailey Hansen

    Texas Houston East

    Dan Edward Moldenhauer

    Texas Lubbock

    John Lee Robison

    Ukraine Donetsk

    Timothy Lee Fry

    Ukraine Kyiv

    Lane Orin Steinagel

    Venezuela Caracas

    Freddy Valentin Herrera Molina

    Washington Tacoma

    Harvey Kent Bowen

    West Virginia Charleston

    Michael William Thornock

    Missionaries in 124 missions received new mission presidents.