Two new stakes have been created in Liberia and in Utah.
The Monrovia Liberia Stake, which includes the Caldwell, Congo Town, Gardnersville, Logan Town, New Kru Town, Paynesville, Point Four and Sinkor wards and the Duala branch, has been created by Elder H. Bruce Stucki of the Seventy.
The Riverton Utah Copperview Stake, which includes the Copper Creek, Herriman 1st, and Mountain Shadows 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th wards, has been created by Elder F. Enzio Busche of the Seventy.
Elsewhere, stakes have been reorganized in Brazil, Chile and Mexico, and in Florida, Idaho, Louisiana, Utah and Wyoming.NEW STAKES
MONROVIA LIBERIA STAKE: (June 11, 2000) Created from the Monrovia Liberia District. President Toby Wleboe Tweh Sr., 49, purchasing agent for Dugbe Mining Co.; wife, Beatrice G. Dari Tweh. Counselors Ezekiel Dorkine Dorsla, 43, business manager for Joana Antoe School; wife, Oretha B. Kikeh Dorsla. David Eric Harris, 40, coordinator for Church Educational System; wife, Catherine Weedesaydeh Johnson Harris.
RIVERTON UTAH COPPERVIEW STAKE: (June 25, 2000) Created from the Herriman Utah Stake. President Ronald L. Larsen, 51, chief executive officer and owner of Advanced Modular Manufacturing; wife, Rochelle Cardwell Larsen. Counselors Lester T. Nielsen, 49, self-employed general contractor; wife, Janice Russon Nielsen. F. Jerry Staker, 40, business banking officer for Washington Mutual Bank; wife, Wendy Suzanne Long Staker.STAKE REORGANIZATIONS
BARUERI BRAZIL STAKE: (May 28, 2000) President Tarcisio Alberto Luiz Vincenzo Mindelli, 44, owner, Mindelli Photo & Optics; succeeding Marcos Antony Aidukaitis; wife, Ana Maria Rodrigues Mindelli. Counselors Cassio Pereira Da Motta, 38, operations supervisor for educational bookstore and publishing company; wife, Nilza Peixoto P. Da Motta. Counselors Jose Auri Do Amaral Correa, 42, production engineer for Preferida S.A.; wife, Daura Aparecida Farias Barros Correa.
EVANSTON WYOMING SOUTH STAKE: (June 25, 2000) President Robert Wayne Allen, 37, chief executive officer for Evanston Regional Hospital; succeeding James Edward Phillips; wife, Becky Pendleton Allen. Counselors Donald Richard George, 45, estimator for Pacific Power; wife, Catherine Condie George. Wayne Thomas Dennis, 49, teacher; wife, Lorie C. Carlson Dennis.
JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA WEST STAKE: (June 18, 2000) President W. Austin Tilton, 61, county extension director for University of Florida; succeeding N. Donald Harris; wife, Connie Zane Forsyth Tilton. Counselors George F. Copeland, 54, assistant superintendent of business affairs for Clay County School District; wife, Laura Jean Rigby Copeland. Tommy V. Jensen, 45, quality improvement and compliance coordinator for Baptist Medical Center; wife, Minty Gwen Frier Jensen.
JUCHITAN MEXICO STAKE: (May 28, 2000) President Cipriano Vazquez G., 39, sales agent for Drosursa Ixtepec; succeeding Geraldo Castellanos Alcazar; wife, Angela Martinez O. de Vazquez. Counselors Francisco Javier Lopez R., 33, supervisor of community action for Secretary of Health and Welfare; wife, Maria Elena Celaya L. de Lopez. Juan Carlos Ferra V., 70, supervisor of temple electrical work for Church area office; wife, Maria del Rosario Aquino R. de Ferra.
PROVIDENCE UTAH SOUTH STAKE: (June 25, 2000) President C. Robert Ripplinger, 48, consultant for Plastics Industry; succeeding Rodney J. Brown; wife, Joleen Finlinson Ripplinger. Counselors Kevin A. Jenkins, 49, assistant manager of Zollinger Cold Storage; wife, Rea Mae Cole Jenkins. Robert C. Henke, 41, teacher for Cache School District; wife, Mary Ann Larsen Henke.
POCATELLO IDAHO UNIVERSITY 2ND STAKE: (June 18, 2000) President Thomas W. Clark, 43, attorney and partner of Merrill & Merrill; succeeding Earl L. Christison; wife, Camille Lynne Erickson Clark. Counselors Steven H. Satterfield, 51, broker and president of Satterfield Realty; wife, Anita Herd Satterfield. Blake G. Demuzio, 46, president of Financial Consulting Corp.; wife, Paula Pincock Demuzio.
SLIDELL LOUISIANA STAKE: (June 4, 2000) President Terrence M. Donahue, 47, president of Spartan Building Corp.; succeeding Robert B. Ottley; wife, Patricia Ann Bubert Donahue. Counselors James Byron Hogan, 41, supervisory special agent for Inspector General Defense; wife, Nancy Gail Clements Hogan. Mark Roy Denison, 43, sales representative for Acosta; wife, Melanie Kay Abel Denison.
VINA DEL MAR CHILE MIRAFLORES STAKE: (May 28, 2000) President Oliver Gorky Cabezas H., 28, mechanics designer for GS Consultant Engineers; succeeding Jorge Bernardo Toro Montecino; wife, Oriana Donoso B. de Cabezas. Counselors Luis Hector Fuenzalida R., retained. Daniel Alberto Sanhueza P., 43, postman for business mail of Chile; wife, Maria Teresa Ojeda V. de Sanhueza.