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New stake presidents

Stake reorganizations

CUAUTLA MEXICO ZAPATA STAKE: (March 2, 2008) President — Jose Gustavo Zamora P., 35, manager in Cuautla Government agency, succeeding Jose Gerardo Hernandez R.; wife, Erika Paula Vallejo M. de Zamora. Counselors — Gregorio Marin S., 54, sales agent at Mat-Sant Carlos; wife, Ignacia Vargas M. de Marin. Rene Torres P., 26, administrator Sagal Chemistry S.A.; wife, Olivia Maturano S. de Torres.

JUCHITAN MEXICO LAS FLORES STAKE: (Nov. 25, 2007) President — Jose Jeremias Toledo G., 36, Church maintenance supervisor, succeeding Wilfrido Orozco Ramirez; wife, Ana Laura Zepahua N., de Toledo. Counselors — Marcos Orozco P., 31, employed at Department of Culture and Education; wife, Lorena Gomez T. de Orozco. Joel Vicente A., 39, teacher at Emiliano Zapato; wife, Zoyla Lopez V. de Vicente.

MERIDA MEXICO BRISAS STAKE: (April 11, 2008) President — Luis Humberto Aguilar L., 47, resident physician, succeeding Gabriel de Jesus Palma C.; wife, Elsa Beatriz Vazquez Z. de Aguilar. Counselors — Miguel Cruz G., 55, judicial assessor at Jorge Trava Quintero; wife, Rosario Hernandez H. de Cruz. Mario Nicanor Yerves P., 30, industrial service sales at Hugo Yerves Guardian; wife, Wendy Georgina Rubio M. de Yerves.

MINATITLAN MEXICO STAKE: (March 16, 2008) President David Rojas L., 30, employed at Technical Institute of Minatitlan, succeeding Arturo Poblete R.; wife, Yesenia Lopez D. de Rojas. Counselors — Irving Augusto Torres M., 27, office assistant, wife, Martha Teresa Lepe C. de Torres. Sergio Alejandro Martinez M., 45, merchant; wife, Maria Isabel Sotero R. de Martinez.

RECIFE BRAZIL STAKE: (April 27, 2008) President — Paulo Andre Caminha Guimaraes, 44, manager at Bank of Brazil, succeeding Herbert Otto Homolka; wife, Eveline Monica de Azevedo Caminha. Counselors — Marcone Vieira de Lucena, 37, sargent in Brazilian Air Force, Daniela Virginia Pereira da Cunha Lucena. Francisco de Paula Pereira Vieira de Barros, 44, systems analist at CHESF (Companhia Hidrelectrica do Sao Francisco); wife, Lenina Vasco Santos de Barros.

SANTO DOMINGO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC ORIENTAL STAKE: (April 13, 2008) President — Rufino Justo Diaz P., 42, Church maintenance area manager, succeeding Israel Antonio Tolentino Genao; wife, Martha Miledys Garcia P. de Diaz. Counselors — Wilbur Winston Walker V., 29, employed at Scotiabank; wife, Evelyn Irina Ventura F. Walker. Franklin Alexander Perez B., 38, employed at Central Bank of Dominican Republic; wife, Gloria Altogracia Ozuna N. de Perez.

TAPACHULA MEXICO IZAPA STAKE: (Jan. 6, 2008) President — Jaime Ricardo Perez L., 40, business owner, succeeding Guillermo Bohlen Santiago; wife, Rosario Martinez G. de Perez. Counselors — Jose Luis Salazar C., 44, public services manager; wife, Vivian Yaner Rosique H. de Salazar. Roberto Vazquez S., 36, business owner; wife, Guadalupe Aguirre L. de Vazquez.

TEZIUTLAN MEXICO STAKE: (April 13, 2008) President — Jose Aaron Hurtado G., 31, general accountant at B&S Exporting Group, succeeding Ricardo Lagunas Castaneda; wife, Yarenci Ojeda P. de Hurtado. Counselors — David Carrasco D., 38, merchant; wife, Lilia Castaneda V. de Carrasco. Francisco Octavio Morales O., 40, teacher in State Education Department; wife, Rosa Moreno M. de Morales.

TORREON MEXICO REFORMA STAKE: (Nov. 25, 2007) President — Hebert Erasmo Licona R., 32, teacher in Department of Education, succeeding Jose Domingo Baez M.; wife, Marcela Munoz U. de Licona. Counselors — Salvador Marrero L., 35, electronic engineer at ICS; wife, Maria de los Angeles Sanchez M. de Marrero. Juan Ramon Mena A., 34, technical sales representative at Lincoln Electric Mexico; wife, Lea Divina Rodriguez A. de Mena.

VANCOUVER WASHINGTON STAKE: (April 20, 2008) President — Bruce Allen Nashif, 52, director of school services in Evergreen Public Schools district, succeeding David Lee Garner; wife, Kathy Marie Minor Nashif. Counselors — James Robert Adamson, 54, chief technology office in Columbia Ultimate; wife, Nina Kay Norberg Adamson. John Elliott Nord, 46, assistant vice president retirement plans at The Standard; wife, Laurie Lyn Thomas Nord.