New stake presidents
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APEX NORTH CAROLINA STAKE: (Nov. 10, 2013) President Steven L. Bodhaine, 52, vice president of Encuity Research; succeeding Harry J. Maxwell; wife, Cheryl Lee Brooks Bodhaine. Counselors Christopher Bruce Bingham, 41, business professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; wife, Nellie Ann Thorley Bingham. William Herbert Council, 59, account manager at Duke Energy; wife, Patricia Evon Lefear Council.
CHALCO MEXICO SOLIDARIDAD STAKE: (Nov. 10, 2013) President Sergio Gomez Caρedo Escobedo, 51, professor; succeeding Carlos R. Rivero Rodriguez; wife, Maria De La Luz Corte Garcia. Counselors Carlos Tavares Brito, 34, project coordinator; wife, Jenny Guadalupe Mendoza Medina Tavares. Abraham Galicia Coyotecatl, 46, construction materials business owner; wife, Marie del Rocio Benitez Escobar.
DALLAS TEXAS EAST STAKE: (Nov. 24, 2013) President David Boyd Larsen, 57, international sales director at Won-Door Corp.; succeeding Robert L. Kimball; wife, Judy Mae Whetten Larsen. Counselors Brent Wayne Romney, 56, self-employed; wife, Ella Ana McDaniel Romney. Jed Pearson Asay, 57, private practice/professor at University of Texas; wife, Laura Elizabeth Hall.
DENVER COLORADO NORTH STAKE: (Nov. 10, 2013) President Ronald Lyle Hellbusch, 49, attorney; succeeding Rex A. Johnson; wife, Jill Fuller Hellbusch. Counselors Bruce James Tillapaugh, 57, agent at Berkley Risk Services; wife, Vicki Jeanne Pareago Tillapaugh. Mark Ernest Larsen, 60, property manager/remodeler; wife, Rita Kay Platzek Larsen.
FAYETTEVILLE NORTH CAROLINA STAKE: (Nov. 24, 2013) President David Lawrence Chandler, 42, physician with Pinehurst Anesthesia Associates; succeeding Edward E. Brock; wife, Stacy Ann Sorenson Chandler. Counselors William Levi Houseman, 44, project manager at Brock Cabinets Inc.; wife, Marci Lu Pinnock Houseman. Jason Dilton Parker, 47, obstetrician in the U.S. Army; wife, Shawna Bennett Parker.
JOLIET ILLINOIS STAKE: (Nov. 17, 2013) President Christopher Larsen Guymon, 55, associate dean at the University of Chicago; succeeding Scott B. Clark; wife, Mary Jane Atwater Guymon. Counselors Mitchell Dean Klaich, 53, director of library and information resources at Jennert Block LLP; wife, Sheri Ann Davies Klaich. David L. Holyoak, 57, chief information officer at Grant Thornton LLP; wife, Kathryn Gladwyn Roberts.
PANACA NEVADA STAKE: (Sept. 8, 2013) President Paul Hunt Mathews, 40, farmer/rancher; succeeding Kevin Jack Phillips; wife, Teresa Lee Mathews. Counselors Spencer Wendell Hafen, 41, ACH manager at Nevada Bank and Trust; wife, Danielle Chism Hafen. Ross Means Stirling, 47, journeyman lineman for Alamo Power District #3; wife, Lynette Poulsen Stirling.
PONCE PUERTO RICO STAKE: (Nov. 3, 2013) President Franki Ruiz Pardo, 45, information systems manager at Pfizer; succeeding Hector Rivera Rivera; wife, Luz Virginia Torres Ruiz. Counselors Edwin G. Rivera Collazo, 46, assembler; wife, Wanda Liss Ramirez Ruiz. Aldo Velasquez Sanchez, 40, teacher; wife, Catia M. Reis Barros.
PORT MORESBY PAPUA NEW GUINEA STAKE: (Oct. 20, 2013) President Jonathan Koivi Omae, 41, government affairs adviser at National Petroleum Co.; succeeding Francis Matthew; wife, Kakare Pukari Omae. Counselors Paul Bunker Whippy, 52, service center manager; wife, Olive May Hennings Whippy. Andrew L. Kau, 32, freight/distribution manager; wife, Barbara Wahoi Nawasa Kau.
QUEENS NEW YORK STAKE: (Nov. 3, 2013) President Jason Matthew Glass, 40, vice president of operations at GM Asset Management; succeeding David L. Duffy; wife, Kristina Jeanne Anderson Glass. Counselors Eric A. Erazo Rodriguez, 53, building mechanic; wife, Amparo Valentina Esquivel Erazo. Juan Fernando De Leon Mazariegos, 28, human resource analyst with CitiGroup; wife, Melissa N. Norris De Leon.
RAROMATAI TAHITI STAKE: (Oct. 27, 2013) President Freddy Tetearii Vongue, 47, school teacher/piano teacher; succeeding Jean-Luc Mou Tham; wife, Irena Maevanui Vongue. Counselors William Mariteragi, 48, self-employed; wife, Moeruru Mariteragi. Boyer Teheiura, 39, municipal agent; wife, Nadja Holman Teheiura.
SALT LAKE HILLSIDE STAKE: (Sept. 8, 2013) President Paul Clifton Young, 57, executive vice president at Young Electric Sign Co.; succeeding Craig A. Mortensen; wife, Kathryn Bauman Young. Counselors Gordon Farrell Carmen, 54, finance director in the Welfare Department for the Church; wife, Amy Camille Davis Carmen. Loren Russell Hulse, 39, Stoel Rives, LLP; wife, Jennifer Wright Hulse.
SALT LAKE ROSE PARK STAKE: (Nov. 3, 2013) President Carlton J. Christensen, 47, director of regional development; succeeding Craig B. Ruesch; wife, Cathleen Nielsen Christensen. Counselors Paul Kevin Fullmer, 52, adjuster for MetLife; wife, Heidi Spencer Fullmer. Brent Duane Hyde, 48, security manager for the Church; wife, Teresa Alida De Jong Hyde.
SANTO DOMINGO REPUBLICA DOMINICANA VILLA MELLA STAKE: (Oct. 27, 2013) President Loshan A. Abreu De La Cruz, 37, project supervisor; succeeding Sandy Gregorio Lacle Alis; wife, Yossandy Mateo Diaz. Counselors Albin Rafael Esquea Moya, 37, operations manager; wife, Anny Rosibel Travieso Mejia. Edward Jose Diaz Mateo, 41, English professor; wife, Aracelis Reyes Mendez.
SAPPORO JAPAN WEST STAKE: (Nov. 3, 2013) President Irie Naohiro, 47, manager; succeeding Domon Hiroyuki; wife, Hiromi Irie. Counselors Tsujimoto Motoi, 49, manager of NEC Software Hokkaido; wife, Emiko Sugawara. Sugimoto Toshihiko, 50, manager of Hokkaido Lease; wife, Masumi Ohori.
SARATOGA SPRINGS UTAH NORTH STAKE: (Sept. 8, 2013) President Sterling Charles Brown, 40, vice president of public policy at Utah Farm Bureau; succeeding Samuel R. Delis; wife, Karin Elizabeth Dewey Brown. Counselors Adam Duncan Vance, 41, chiropractor; wife, Lyndi Kay Hazen Vance. Matthew Ted Boren, 44, user research lead for the Church; wife, Kelli Anne Rue Boren.
SAVAII SAMOA SAGONE STAKE: (Oct. 27, 2013) President Setefano Tauvau, 42, foreman at Bud Bailey Construction; succeeding Taualeoo I. Savaliga; wife, Oliniviola Aiolupotea Tauvao. Counselors Sanerive Sufia, 44, fisherman; wife, Pasimani Toiata Sufia. Seminare Taito, 36, self-employed; wife, Ane Ruta Taito.
SYRACUSE UTAH WEST STAKE: (Oct. 27, 2013) President Curtis Glen Saunders, 50, seminary instructor; succeeding Mark A. Adams; wife, Patty Ann Thorpe Saunders. Counselors Kelly Lewis Taylor, 45, director of marketing at Fusion Imaging; wife, Nancy Marie Wilcox Taylor. Cody Taylor Fowers, 39, director of Nex-One Inc.; wife, Amy Ann Dove Fowers.
TAYLORSVILLE UTAH YSA STAKE: (Nov. 3, 2013) President Berne Steven Broadbent, 58, director of Intellectual Property for the Church; succeeding Peter F. Evans. Counselors Lynn Callister McMurray, 61, attorney at Kirton McConkie; wife, Charlene Hull McMurray. Michael Lee Dowdle, 57, vice president general counsel at Bonneville International; wife, Gayla Caldwell Dowdle.
TOULOUSE FRANCE STAKE: (Oct. 27, 2013) President David G. Depuydt, 42, attachι; succeeding Eugene Sacuto; wife, Maud Sophie Nathalie Depuydt. Counselors Jerome Vincent Benedetti, 47, adviser; wife, Isabella Agnes Jocelyne Meunier. Gilles R. Mauclair, 41, building manager; wife, Corinne Cilis Mauclair.
TUXPAN MEXICO STAKE: (Oct. 20, 2013) President Carlos Gabriel Prieto Bock, 29, warehouse manager for Bronco Drilling; succeeding Fernando Ramos Godinez; wife, Noemi Dayalsi Gomez Salazar. Counselors Raul Cruz Cortes, 35, manager; wife, Sonia Mejia Martinez. Jose Alberto Vazquez Villalobos, 40, chief maintenance mechanic; wife, Beatriz Isela Ramos Basurto.