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New stake presidents.

New stakes

A new stake has been created from the Abobo Cote d’Ivoire East and Abobo Cote d’Ivoire West stakes. The Anonkoua Cote d’Ivoire Stake, which consists of the Anonkoua 2nd, Anonkoua 3rd, Banco, Bocabo, Celeste and Sodeci branches and the Agnissankoi, Anonkoua 1st, Assomin, Avocatier and Sagbe wards, was created by Elder Larry S. Kacher, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Z. Dominique Dekaye, an Area Seventy.

A new stake has been created from the Guayaquil Ecuador Juan Montalvo and the Guayaquil Ecuador Prosperina stakes. The Guayaquil Ecuador Fortin Stake, which consists of the 31 de Octubre Branch and the Elvira, Fortin, Nueva Prosperina, Nuevo Paraiso and Sinai wards, was created by Elder Carlos A Godoy, General Authority Seventy, and Elder David A. Benalcázar, an Area Seventy.

A new stake has been created from the Los Chillos Ecuador and Quito Ecuador stakes. The Los Chillos Ecuador San Rafael Stake, which consists of the Cumbayá, San Rafael, Sangolqui, Selva Alegre and Yaruquí wards, was created by Elder Hugo Montoya, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Guillermo I. Guardia, an Area Seventy.

A new stake has been created from the Porto Alegre Brazil Partenon and Porto Alegre Brazil stakes. The Viamão Brazil Stake, which consists of the Águas Claras, Figueira, Montanha, São Tomé and Viamópolis wards, was created by Elder Marcos A. Aidukaitis, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Osvaldo Rietra Dias, an Area Seventy.

ANONKOUA COTE D’IVOIRE STAKE: (Sept. 10, 2017) President — Ali Badara Serce Traore, 40, department head, Mosaid Telcom; wife, Baly Agathe Kaloto. Counselors — Jean Marie Soman Toto, 45, communications manager, SARL Gonan; wife, Veronique Kouame Affoue. Didler Yobo, 45, heavy truck driver; wife, N’Guessan Ouffoué Fabiola Kouame.

GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR FORTIN STAKE: (Sept. 3, 2017) President — Enrique Patricio Arevalo Naranjo, 41, auto mechanic; wife, Mayra Soraya Maridueña Arana. Counselors — Rene Jonathan Merchán Pazmiño, 33, tailor; wife, Beatriz Mercedes Huilcapi Suqui. Oscar David Espinoza Meneses, 38, service technician; wife, Karina Elizabeth Contreras Pino.

LOS CHILLOS ECUADOR SAN RAFAEL STAKE: (Sept. 3, 2017) President — Pablo Daniel Guaminga Guerrero, 36, assistant manager, LDS Church; wife, Cristina Elizabeth Espin Carrera. Counselors — Franklin Xavier Rodriguez Cajas, 47, sub-manager of planning, Andes Petroleum; wife, Flory Revelo Carrera. Oscar Segundo Buenaño Velasquez, 41, manager, Vidrio de Seguridad; wife, Veronica Catalina Cadena Barahona.

VIAMÃO BRAZIL STAKE: (Sept. 10, 2017) President — Luis Roberto dos Santos, 53, first lieutenant, military police; wife, Vera Lucia da Silva da Cruz. Counselors — Marcio Pereira da Silva, 38, nurse coordinator, Viamão Hospital; wife, Diane Cruz Carneiro da Silva. Rodrigo Silva Uchôa, 29, business manager, Itaú Bank; wife, Larissa Molina da Silva Uchôa.

Reorganized stakes

MENDOZA ARGENTINA STAKE: (March 5, 2017) President — Juan Jose Naccarato, 45, ITECRA employee; succeeding Marcelo Marcos Ontiveros; wife, Carina Rosana Campos. Counselors — Jesus Gustavo Pinto, 41, technician, ITECRA; wife, Beatriz Noemi Moya. Carlos Diego Sanchez, 40, buyer, Milla; wife, Noelia Soledad Cini.

MONROE UTAH STAKE: (Aug. 27, 2017) President — Brian Roger Barton, 42, president and chief executive officer, Jonco and DeMille Engineering; succeeding Joseph A. Cottle; wife, Kelli Hafen Jensen Barton. Counselors — Charles George Hawley, 62, publisher, Richfield Reaper; wife, Kathleen Anderson Hawley. Darren Loren Obray, 42, Sevier Valley Hospital employee; wife, Haley Wasden Obray.

MONTEVIDO URUGUAY CERRO STAKE: (Sept. 10, 2017) President — Antonio Marcelo Lefiñir Gonzalez, 36, IT manager, The Electric Factory; succeeding Alejandro E. Guarteche; wife, Adriana Leticia Maciel Gonzalez. Counselors — Conrado José Moreira Solla, 59, security guard; wife, Cecil Elena Gomez Martinez. Miguel Angel Almeida, 47, Chacinados employee; wife, Ada Rut Mancilla Diaz.

PARANÁ ARGENTINA STAKE: (June 4, 2017) President — Miguel Adrián Redondo, assistant administrator, LDS Church; succeeding Guillermo Eduardo Gericke; wife, Analia Graciela Corvalán. Counselors — Luis Alberto Saucedo, 73, employee, Papelera Entre Ríos; wife, Nilda Leonor Ibarra. Juan Manuel Martinez, 36, programmer analyst; wife, Elizabeth Soledad Carina Martinez Sosa.

PORT-AU-PRINCE HAITI STAKE: (Sept. 10, 2017) President — Berthony Theodor, 37, welfare specialist, LDS Church; succeeding Prosner Colin; wife, Raymonde Nazaire. Counselors — Macknson Noël, 32, self reliance manager; wife, Kathie Verrine Noël. Pierre André Eyma, 37, chief executive officer, Media Concept; wife, Thermonfils Naderge Eyma.

RENNES FRANCE STAKE: (Aug. 27, 2017) President — Erik Bertola, 34, administrative assistant, LDS Church; succeeding Jean-Yves M. Raveneau; wife, Alina Bertola. Counselors — Thomas Pierre Ernest Grattepanche, 37, operations manager, Sherwin-Williams; wife, Aude Stéphanie Grattepanche. François Luc David Bousseau, 37, general director, Deling; wife, Rozenn Marie Fournis.

SANTIAGO CHILE CINCO DE ABRIL STAKE: (May 28, 2017) President — Alfredo Andrés Vielma Campi, 56, technical drawing designer; succeeding Roberto Robinson Herrera Oyarzun; wife, Elizabeth del Carmen Vidal Martinez. Counselors — Mauricio Andrés Valera Soto, 47, cashier supervisor, Comercializadora S.A. Hites; wife, Marcela del Carmen Soto Yañez. Claudio Fernando Retamal Santis, 52, contractor; wife, Maria Dolores Soto Jara.

SANTIAGO CHILE SAN PAGLO STAKE: (Aug. 27, 2017) President — Osman Antoni Lopez Elgueta, 53, administrator, Centro de Servicios ISA; succeeding Claudio P. Bahamondes Cepeda; wife, Maria Luisa del Carmen Zenteno Ramirez. Counselors — Carlos Antonio Aguilera Aguillon, 53, teacher; wife, Maria de Lourdes Rodriguez Utreras. Pablo César Alarcon Muñoz, 42, director, Minicipalidad Cerro Navia; wife, Marjorie Odette Sanchez Jimenez.

SAO PAULO BRAZIL NORTH STAKE: (Aug. 27, 2017) President — Edson Bispo Santos, 38, investment specialist; succeeding Cesar Augusto Seiguer Milder; wife, Roberta Cristina de Souza Santos. Counselors — Andrew Rodrigues Blanco, 32, entrepreneur; wife, Carla Samanta Barreira Salik Blanco. Rafael Faria de Souza, 40, owner, FortLink; wife, Rachel Fernandes Côrrea.

TEMUCO CHILE CAUTIN STAKE: (Aug. 20, 2017) President — Andres Eliecer Rios Alarcon, 41, family business manager; succeeding Mario Alejandro Diaz Martinez; wife, Roxana Mayerling Canales Fabre. Counselors — Danny Michel Flores Soledispa, 34, consultant, Sercotec; wife, Katherin Valesca Hernandez Ponce. Jose Javier Millar Velasquez, 42, computing manger, Pumahue College; wife, Mizpa Zoar Hefzi Ba Torres Toro.

TERRETON IDAHO STAKE: (Sept. 17, 2017) President — Stephen Lance Moss, 52, rancher; succeeding Todd W. Simmons; wife, Celeste Elaine Albertson Moss. Counselors — Steven Mitchell Scott, 55, self-employed businessman; wife, Annette Burtenshaw Scott. Lee Taylor Burtenshaw, 51, farmer; wife, Lori Ann Bell Burtenshaw.

VERACRUZ MEXICO REFORMA STAKE: (Sept. 10, 2017) President — Iván Alfonso Díaz Eugenio, 37, business analyst; succeeding Francisco J. Bravo Moises; wife, Azucena Montes Sánchez. Counselors — Ramón Márquez Martínez, 59, specialized technician, Mexican Institute of Oil; wife, Berth Irene Calderón Villafranca. Francisco Javier Ochoa Peral, 38, construction foreman; wife, Daria del Carmen Ventura Capetillo.

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