New stake presidents


A new stake has been created from the Brazil Joinville Stake. The Joinville Brazil South Stake, which includes the São Francisco do Sul Branch and Fatima, Ituam, Itinga, Jaraguá do Sul and Vila Nova wards, was created by Elder Jairo Mazzagardi of the Seventy and Elder Renato M. Petla, an Area Seventy.

JOINVILLE BRAZIL SOUTH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — Marco Antonio Ramos, 37, account manager; wife, Olivia Halter. Counselors — Robson De Souza Nascimento, 48, professor; wife, Dinalva De Jesus Santana. Magno Soares Pepe, 32, managing director at Tucanos Natural Foods; wife, Deila Regina De Pepe Lima.


ALTAMONT UTAH STAKE: (April 13, 2014) President — Gary LaMar Nelson, 56, line crew foreman at Moon Lake Electric Association; succeeding Tommy C. Thacker; wife, Lewaina Hunsaker Nelson. Counselors — Curtis F. Miles, 47, safety coordinator at Moon Lake Electric Association; wife, Sabrina Bolton Miles. Randall Kent Thacker, 44, assistant wildlife manager for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources; wife, Nicole Nielson Thacker.

BLUFFDALE UTAH STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President — Adam Fredrick Ghiz, 39, emergency physician at Utah Emergency Physicians; succeeding Scott L. Howell; wife, Amy Michelle Lund Ghiz. Counselors — Robert Glen Lyon, 57, vice president of engineering at HOJ Engineering; wife, Diane Jones Lyon. Michael Dahl Brown, 55, owner/president of M&M Asphalt Services; wife, Janet Frankie Nowers Brown.

BRISBANE AUSTRALIA LOGAN STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Naamanu Lamositele, 41, dispatch officer at Factory Direct Fencing; succeeding David A. Munro; wife, Mataese Iuli Soisoi Lamositele. Counselors — Malcolm Howard Cullen, 58, technician supervisor; wife, Stephanie Joy Cullen. Otineru Tofa, 49, driver; wife, Meli Tofa.

COLVILLE WASHINGTON STAKE: (March 22, 2014) President — Erik Daniel Stark, 37, teacher/coach in Northport School District; succeeding Mark C. Lundgren; wife, Tomi Garner Stark. Counselors — Steven Lynn Bates, 67, dentist; wife, Julia Ann Anglesey Bates. James Cliffon Collins, 54, detective in the Spokane Police Department; wife, Lisl Lynn Cowle Collins.

DENVER COLORADO STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President — Peter Joseph Krumholz, 43, attorney with Hale Westfall LLP; succeeding Richard L. Millett; wife, Lyssa Rachelle Dewey Krumholz. Counselors — Stephen Howard Walker, 55, salesman/partner; wife, Kathleen Elizabeth Jarvis Walker. William Jared Scott, 43, emergency medicine specialist; wife, Heather Nanieve French Scott.

FRIENDSWOOD TEXAS STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — Daryl Armstrong Scott, 45, associate professor at Baylor College of Medicine; succeeding Jonathan M. Schmitt; wife, Apryl Lyn Brinegar Scott. Counselors — Ray Holt, 54, dentist; wife, Jackie L. Muramoto Holt. Dustin Bryan Peterson, 34, director of leadership development; wife, Samye Jean Martino Petersen.

KANESVILLE UTAH STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President — Steven M. Robbins, 57, chief engineer of advanced programs at ATK; succeeding Kirk F. Smith; wife, Connie Denning Robbins. Counselors — Corey Brent Benson, 40, systems analyst at Williams Energy; wife, Alison Deon Somerville Benson. Louis Wade Meyer, 49, dentist; wife, Amy Sue Burton Meyer.

LOGAN UTAH YSA 3RD STAKE: (April 13, 2014) President — Robert Darrel Ensign, 60, retired; succeeding J. Gregory Lambert; wife, Brenda Chloe Hale Ensign. Counselors — Wayne R. Dymock, 57, CES coordinator; wife, Julie Lynne Lambert Dymock. Dan Wendell Roskelley, 64, golf pro; wife, Mary Isobel Lenkersdorfer Roskelley.

LOGAN UTAH YSA 4TH STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President — James T. Belliston, 56, programmer/designer for Utah State University; succeeding Wess R. Greene; wife, Robin Gayle Larsen Belliston. Counselors — E. Todd McKenna, 58, CES institute instructor; wife, LaNae Bartlett McKenna. William Brent Evans, 51, physician at Rocky Mountain Emergency Specialists; wife, LaRee Bartlett Evans.

MERIDA MEXICO STAKE: (Jan. 19, 2014) President — Marco A. Martin Lugo, 47, regional training manager for Domino’s Pizza; succeeding Manuel L. Zapata Sierra; wife, Rosalinda Tuyub Guerrero Ivano. Counselors — Geiler I. Mex Seijas, 33, resident physician; wife, Maria Magdalena Solano. Yohni G. Varguez Bacab, 49, accounting analyst; wife, Ruth Sanchez Hernandez.

MURRAY UTAH PARKWAY STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — Richard C. Hutchison, 60, consultant at HCH Transportation Advisors; succeeding Stephen J. Hunter; wife, Debra Ann Strong Hutchison. Counselors — Bryce Christian Benson, 43, director of operations at Access Development; wife, Stacey Lynn Carter Benson. Jeffery Reid Bryan, 49, special agent at U.S. Department of Justice; wife, Heidi Josephine Price Bryan.

OGDEN UTAH WEBER HEIGHTS STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — David Reed Goff, 55, surgeon; succeeding Mark R. Bischoff; wife, Carlin Leigh Russell Goff. Counselors — David More Allen, 44, dermatologist; wife, Janine Colette Rice Allen. Brant Mason Beus, 36, realtor at Golden Spike; wife, Amy Gustaveson Beus.

OREM UTAH YSA 3RD STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — David L. Haden, 62, sales manager; succeeding S. Shane Littlefield; wife, Nina Lou Christiansen Haden. Counselors — Michael Shane Kokkola, 57, president/owner of MK Construction; wife, Debra Wright Kokkola. John Ray Spencer, 51, human resource administrator; wife, Lorrine Applegate Spencer.

OWEGO NEW YORK STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — Anthony Glenn Frutos, 46, business technology director at Corning Incorporated; succeeding Mark A. Beck; wife, Brenda Lee Wilkins Frutos. Counselors — John Charles Hess, 57, electrical engineer at Lockheed Martin; wife, Laurie Pincock Hess. Willard Ashton Cutler, 50, technology director at Corning Incorporated; wife, Kimberly Bench Cutler.

PERTH AUSTRALIA ROCKINGHAM STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Rhys Standley, 40, director at Just Property Management; succeeding Andrew D. Reedy; wife, Jasmine Eve Sheppard Standley. Counselors — Paul Eric Williams, 53, area manager at Hanson Construction Materials; wife, Noeni Maree Winter Williams. Gary Johnson, 56, automotive technician; wife, Debbie Anne Farmer Johnson.

PROVO UTAH GRANDVIEW EAST STAKE: (April 20, 2014) President — Chase Bradford Andrews, 39, owner/CEO of Andrews Homes, Inc.; succeeding Richard N. Williams; Counselors — Garth D. Christensen, 52, owner/operator of C&F Corporate Services; wife, Jill VanLeuven Christensen. Kirt Dwayne Lillywhite, 33, business owner; wife, Emily Forman Lillywhite.

REXBURG IDAHO YSA 4TH STAKE: (April 13, 2014) President —Todd M. Hammond, 48, professor/instructor at BYU-Idaho; succeeding Edwin A. Sexton; wife, Dawna Noelle Green Hammond. Counselors — Scott David Kidd, 50, self-employed; wife, Tirzah Lee Thompson Kidd. Jeffery Glenn Chapman, 50, religion instructor at BYU-Idaho; wife, Kristi Ann Fraughton Chapman.

SALT LAKE HUNTER COPPERHILL STAKE: (April 12, 2014) President — Chris Theodore Dennison, 58, systems programmer; succeeding Stanley W. Rosenlof; wife, Lisa Campbell Dennison. Counselors — Bruce Lynn Peterson, 67, retired; wife, Cindy Ann Lee Peterson. José Ricardo Sarmiento, 50, second pressman at the Salt Lake Printing Center; wife, Julieta Rosas Sarmiento.

SANTIAGO CHILE LA CISTERNA STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — Lorenzo Eduardo Norambuena Farias, 34, executive director at Glow Digital Agency; succeeding Manuel Enrique Faundez Muñez; wife, Carolina Alejandra Roco Alcaino. Counselors — Claudio Francisco Rex Salinas, 36, salesman; wife, Cristina Soledad Rex Lernia. Victor Rodrigo Chamorro Vidal, 37, receptionist; wife, Marisol Del Carmen Zavala Herrera.