LDS Church News

New stake presidents

Published: Saturday, June 28 2014 12:10 a.m. MDT


BUTTE MONTANA STAKE: (June 8, 2014) President — Scott Kenneth Steinfeldt, 59, healthcare administrator; succeeding Vernan G. Hogge; wife, Mary Kay Ostermiller. Counselors — Chad Bean Hansen, 55, farmer; wife, Heather Ann Jay Seguire Hansen. Curtis Kyo-Shin Andrews, 37, orthodontist; wife, Laurie Chiemi Kawasaki Andrews.

COCOA FLORIDA STAKE: (June 8, 2014) President — Michael Scott Fowler, 44, dentist; succeeding Jamie D. Humphreys; wife, Marlee Watkins Fowler. Counselors — Charles VanBuren Gantz, 52, director of marketing and sales at Richards Paint Manufacturing; wife, Tina Joyce Rogers Gantz. Richard Nordell Rasmussen, 49, integrated logistics support manager at Harris Corporation; wife, Peggy Jean Killian Rasmussen.

COLORADO SPRINGS COLORADO STAKE: (June 8, 2014) President — Lynn Leslie Fredrickson, 60, director of finance at Hewlett-Packard; succeeding Mark L. McConkie; wife, Julie Harris Fredrickson. Counselors — Phillip Earl Pontious, 39, dentist; wife, Denise Ann Smith Pontious. Daniel Waldron Baer, 47, physician; wife, Julie Rae Lattin Baer.

FONTANA CALIFORNIA STAKE: (June 1, 2014) President — J. Todd Knudsen, 50, vice president for academic affairs at Southern California University of Health Sciences; succeeding Michael R. Sears; wife, Kristi Lynn Leake Knudsen. Counselors — Benjamin Alexander Badal, 46, account manager at Southern California Edison; wife, Lettie Mae Patten Badal. Edward Lee Young, 54, software business consultant for Black Knight Financial; wife, Teri Lynne Sewell Young.

KEARNS UTAH WESTERN HILLS STAKE: (June 8, 2014) President — Carey Alan Perkins, 59, director of rates at Questar Pipeline; succeeding Guy J. Riches; wife, Connie Lynn Butterfield Perkins. Counselors — Thomas Kenneth Rodgers, 43, teacher for Granite School District; wife, Natalie Goodliffe Rodgers. Glen Ryan Davis, 39, insurance agent for Allstate; wife, Melissa Ann Palmer Davis.

LOGAN UTAH CACHE STAKE: (May 18, 2014) President — David Manning Simmons, 49, assistant regional operations officer with Intermountain Medical Group; succeeding Steven R. Leishman; wife, Laurel D. Taylor Simmons. Counselors — Mark Chadwick Porter, 72, business owner; wife, Jill Karren Porter. Michael David Gill, 48, forklift operator for Pepperidge Farm; wife, Cindy Leishman Gill.

LOGAN UTAH MOUNT LOGAN STAKE: (June 8, 2014) President — Paul D. Parkinson, 45, president at Gradual Elevate Media LLC.; succeeding Bryan R. Larsen; wife, Rebecca Johnson Parkinson. Counselors — John G. Miller, 63, CEO at Cache Valley Bank; wife, Karen M. Miller. Michael Keith Child, 50, business development officer at Lewiston State Bank; wife, Cherie Louise Beckstrand Child.

PLEASANT GROVE UTAH STAKE: (May 31, 2014) President — Duane Edwin Cutler, 48, COO at Boulder Ranch Property Management; succeeding Darold D. Henry; wife, Jenny May Brockbank Cutler. Counselors — Scott Taylor Anderson, 60, division director for the State of Utah; wife, Annette Buffo Anderson. Todd Louis Veenker, 44, vice president at Intermountain Precision; wife, KyLee Young Veenker.

ROOSEVELT UTAH WEST STAKE: (June 1, 2014) President — Brent Harley Hales, 51, CFO for Uintah Basin Medical Center; succeeding Bradley D. LeBaron; wife, Darcy Sue Swain Hales. Counselors — Kyle Gordon Snow, 42, CEO at Northeastern Counseling Center; wife, Melinda Wilson Snow. Robert Angus Alexander, 59, operations manager at Distribution NOW; wife, Winona Truman Alexander.

SEOUL KOREA SOUTH STAKE: (May 11, 2014) President — Young Joon Kwon, 43, professor at Seoul National University; succeeding Byung Seok Hea; wife, Yeonshin Lee. Counselors — Lee Soo Hwan, 60, temple engineer at Seoul Korea Temple; wife, Inho Lee. In Seong Jeong, 48, senior manager at Motorola Solutions; wife, Young Hee Yang.