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New stake presidents

A new stake has been created.

Joao Pessoa Brazil Torre Stake, which includes the Bela Vista,Castelo Branco, Costa e Silva, Jardim Veneza and Torre wards has been created by Elder Stanley G. Ellis of the Seventy.

New stakes

JOAO PESSOA BRAZIL TORRE STAKE: (June 24, 2007) Created from the Joao Pessoa Brazil Stake. President Francisco Ronaldo de Castro Sousa, 51, technician at TIM Nordeste; wife, Soraia Gomes de Castro Sousa. Counselors — Carlos Antonio Aires de Albuquerque, 57, police officer in State Safety Department; wife, Khivia Kiss Correia Diniz Albuquerque. Antonio Sousa de Oliveira e Silva, 31, family business administrator; wife, Liheldna Assis Barbosa de Oliveira.

Stake reorganizations

ACCRA GHANA ADENTA STAKE (Name changed from Accra Ghana Lartebiokorshie Stake): (June 17, 2007) President John Attah Koranteng, 44, translator/interpreter, succeeding Prince Oti Anicrah; wife, Cynthia Koowa Antah Koranteng. Counselors — Daniel Kabason, 36, Church management control auditor; wife, Millicent Kane Adondiwo Kabason. Kwame Twum Ampaw, 47, self-employed; wife, Agatha Nzeh Ampaw. COATZACOALCOS MEXICO PUERTO STAKE: (June 24, 2007) President David Flores V., 40, Church Educational System regional coordinator, succeeding Cesar Trevino Vazquez; wife, Claudia Vazquez M. de Flores. Counselors — Juan Garcia L., 41, teacher at Technologic Institute of Minatitlan; wife, Nelda O. Geronimo L. de Garcia. Anastacio Hernandez C., 40, electrical maintenance manager at Diario del Istmo; wife, Guadalupe Piedra F. de Hernandez. CONCEPCION CHILE STAKE: (June 10, 2007) President Ruben Andres Concha L., 33, Church department administrator, succeeding Jaime Alfredo Fuentealba Esparza; wife, Claudia Alejandra Mendez G. de Concha. Counselors — Leonardo Enrique Cuadra A., 41, Church gardener; wife, Monica Graciela Iturra R. de Cuadra. Frank Emilio Sanhueza E., 29, doctor in applied science student at Concepcion University; wife, Patricia Angelica Labrin R. de Sanhueza. GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR GARCIA MORENO STAKE: (June 24, 2007) President Jorge Isaac Guerra R., 44, operations manager at Ases Foundation, succeeding Victor Hugo Moran Coello; wife, Tanya Karina Ramirez A. de Guerra. Counselors — Ramiro Alejandro Torres P., 31, employed at Guayaquil Ecuador Temple; wife, Maria Leonor Vera P. de Torres. Alex Fernando Mora C., 30, music teacher at Gran Esfera Azul; wife, Maria Isabel Betancourth L. de Mora. LA CEIBA HONDURAS STAKE: (June 24, 2007) President Rene Humberto Zelaya P., 42, administrative manager at Comercial La Vina, succeeding Rafael Ernesto Castro M.; wife, Rubi Esmeralda Paguada C. de Zelaya. Counselors — Eris Jeovany Mejia, 39, store manager at Leyde, S.A.; wife, Marlen Olivia Cabrera de Mejia. Fernando Reyes G., 44, technician at Hondu Diesel; wife, Ana Lizzette Mendoza A. de Reyes. PETROLINA BRAZIL STAKE: (June 17, 2007) President Francisco Jesus de Souza, 46, instructor at CEFET, succeeding Nilo Manuel de Sa; wife, Auzenira Ferreira de Sa. Counselors — Geomarques Germano de Souza, 36, systems technician; wife, Maria de Fatima Melo de Souza. Ricardo Soares de Souza, 28, commercial representative; wife, Monica Mary Magalhaes Soares. SANTA ANA EL SALVADOR MODELO STAKE: (June 10, 2007) President Astul Benjamin Garay C., 41, assistant teacher in Ministry of Education, succeeding Luis Alberto Escobar S.; wife, Alba Margarita Rivas F. de Garay. Counselors — Rene Armando Sanchez M., 35, self-employed; wife, Ileana del Carmen Pucheco de Sanchez. Spencer Gilberto Ticas M., 30, Church assistant operations/management; wife, Cindi Guadalupe Esmeralda Alfaro A. de Ticas. SANTIAGO CHILE MAIPU STAKE: (June 17, 2007) President David Alejandro Munoz C., 42, manager/owner of ABSDATA, succeeding Ivan M. Oyarzun P.; wife, Alejandra Jimena Betancourt G. de Munoz. Counselors — Raul Enrique Avello V., 48, assistant financial supervisor at A.F.P. Basander S.A.; wife, Jeanny Elizabeth Figueiroa A. de Avello. Eduardo Joaquim Alvarez J., 58, sales manager at TEMAC S.A.; wife, Carmen Rubilar F. de Alvarez.