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New stake presidents

Two new stakes have been created.

Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Hainamosa Stake, which includes the Cancino, El Almirante, Hainamosa, Los Solares, San Isidro and Villa Esfuerzo wards by Elder Clate W. Mask of the Seventy.

Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Las Americas Stake, which includes the Valiente Branch and Andres Boca Chica, La Caleta, Los Frailes 1st, Los Frailes 2nd, and Los Molinos wards by Elder Clate W. Mask of the Seventy.

New stakes

SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC HAINAMOSA STAKE: (April 13, 2008) Created from the Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Oriental Stake. President — Florentino Alcantara, 46, business owner; wife, Miguelina Antonia Francisco G. de Alcantara. Counselors — Cecilio Rivas, 35, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Temple maintenance; wife, Zoralda Maria Sanchez G. de Rivas. Carlos Alberto Gomez R., 26, sales promotions; wife, Rosanna Melania Matos M. de Gomez.

SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC LAS AMERICAS STAKE: (April 13, 2008) Created from the Santo Domingo Dominican Republic Oriental Stake. President — Victor Manuel de la Cruz P., 38, manager at Products of the Tropics; wife, Monica Violeta Fernandez M. de la Cruz. Counselors — Edward de Jesus Munoz C., 35, salesman; wife, Rosalia Rodriguez R. de Munoz. Cristian Gonzalez A., 28, photographer; wife, Dionisia Batista S. de Gonzalez.

Stake reorganizations

BRAMPTON ONTARIO STAKE: (April 13, 2008) President — Scott Malcolm Goobie, 45, head of engineering & product development at Bombardier Aerospace Regional Aircraft, succeeding William Thomas David Murray; wife, Verina Eileen Woolsey Goobie. Counselors — Wesley D Smith, 54, high school teacher in Sincoe County; wife, Carol Ruth Danic Smith. Bradley Albert Thompson, 51, regional director at Penncorp Life; wife, Joanne Olive Hingston Thompson.

CIUDAD JUAREZ MEXICO EAST STAKE: (Nov. 11, 2007) President — Jorge Franco B., 37, director at General Hospital of Ciudad Juarez, succeeding Genaro Curiel Cervantes; wife, Norma Angelica Barcon A. de Franco. Counselors — Ricardo Zamora I., 38, engineer at Delphi Automotive Systems; wife, Herlinda Moreno A. de Zamora. Josias Delgado M., 32, business owner; wife, Ivonne Liliana Alcalde S. de Delgado.

FAIRBANKS ALASKA STAKE: (April 20, 2008) President — Shane Raymond Duval, 49, training specialist at Chugach Management Service, succeeding Mark Irving Wood; wife, Tamra Maynes Duval. Counselors — Robert C Hull, 57, president of BenLomond, Inc.; wife, Sue Thompson Hull. Garth Ellis Terry, 55, attorney in U.S. Army; wife, Sheri Ann Brough Terry.

PAGO PAGO SAMOA STAKE: (April 13, 2008) President — Johnny Siaumau Mapu, 52, director of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, succeeding Sailiata S. Fano; wife, Lisa Tasi Vasai Mapu. Counselors — Kalilimoku August Hunt, 57, entrepreneur; wife, Tuputausi May Asayo Hirata Hunt. Sauoleafiafi M. Fiti, 49, lead specialist at Starkist; wife, Atafou Toalua Lavago Fiti.

TORREON MEXICO JARDINSTAKE: (Oct. 28, 2007) President — Gerardo Maria Mayela Castillo I., 49, succeeding Gustavo Castillo I.; wife, Martha Cepeda S. Castillo. Counselors — Oscar Fernando Ibarra O., 36, sales manager; wife, Blanca Patricia Mendoza I. de Ibarra. Edith Juarez C., 57, family practitioner; wife, Tobies Rosalia Espinosa S. de Juarez.