AHUACHAPÁN EL SALVADOR STAKE: (Nov. 19, 2017) President — Gabriel Martinez Vicente, 40, computer manager, PNC; succeeding Roque A Zaldana Olivares; wife, Juana Elizabeth Tobar. Counselors — Carlos Armando Garcia Jimenez, 37, high school teacher; wife, Irma Dinora Rodriguez. Juan Bautista Ramirez Mata, 51, carpenter; wife, Luz de Maria González.
BACOLOD PHILIPPINES NORTH STAKE: (Nov. 19, 2017) President — Adrian Noel Aquino Abat, 38, facilities manager; succeeding Jose Anthony C. Ballon; wife, Mariza Ramos Aguilar Abat. Counselors — Ruel Dela Cruz Quinquero, 40, contract worker; wife, Ronalyn Navales Quinquero. Joaquin Tayo Montero, 40, jail officer, BJMP; wife, Mata Mafonna Amaone Villalobos Montero.
BELO HORIZONTE EAST STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2017) President — Ricardo Choairy Coelho, 52, executive director, Sintese Escadas; succeeding Diogo Rafael Perillo; wife, Adriane Teixeira Rodrigues. Counselors — Alencarlos Santos Braga, 46, barber; wife, Alciane Lacerda Hott Braga. Lucio Moroni Rodrigues Borges, 44, director/partner, Oportunidades Imóveis Real Estate; wife, Valdirene da Conceição Rocha Borges.
CHICO CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Nov. 19, 2017) President — John Randolph Meyer, 52, VP government services, Vertiba; succeeding Drake L. Brown; wife, Laurie Vilate Seipert Meyer. Counselors — Jon Harold Warren, 46, partner, Matthews Hutton and Warren CPAs; wife, Suzanne Matthews Warren. Mardy Mike Thomas, 42, principal planner, Glen County; wife, Michelle Renee Laret.
DAYTON OHIO EAST STAKE: (Nov. 19, 2017) President — Robert Dean Hancock, 53, chief scientist, USAF; succeeding Michael W. Stevens; wife, Joann Richardson Hancock. Counselors — Mark Brown Skouson, 49, military officer, USAF; wife, Laura Knudsen Skouson. Jeremy Michael Lutz, 45, senior program manager, Care Source; wife, Michele Delia Woodward Lutz.
HICKORY NORTH CAROLINA STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2017) President — Timothy Allen Smith, 56, president, FAIST ChemTec; succeeding Mickey W. Berry; wife, Betsy Ann Smith. Counselors — Michael Loren Woods, 62, IT manager, City of Hickory; wife, Michelle Hanson Woods. Raymond Gerald Pate, 46, dentist; wife, Stephanie Turner Pate.
ILIGAN PHILIPPINES STAKE: (Nov. 26, 2017) President — Aleksei Narona Belleza, 34, self-employed; succeeding Carlo V. Crisanto; wife, Joanna Christabelle Ogoc Luyong Belleza. Counselors — Darwin Surrano Cauilan, 47, coordinator, LDS Church; wife, Michelle Brucelo Perfecto Cauilan. Emerson Rombey Gerdan Abraham, 41, 3D modeler, MPM Service Intaglio Mint Industries; wife, Blesilda Rivera Abalos Abraham.
LA VERNE CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Nov. 11, 2017) President — James Fredrick Wilkinson, 53, president, Pamco Machine Work Inc.; succeeding Ronald E. White; wife, Diane Louise Parry Wilkinson. Counselors — David William Zylstra, 59, owner, West Covina Wholesale Nursery; wife, Maxine Monahan Zylstra. Richard Arrowsmith Walker Jr., 51, CFO, LTD Construction Services; wife, Robin Lynne Pommerville Walker.
MEMPHIS TENNESSEE NORTH STAKE: (Nov. 11, 2017) President — Scot Kenneth Canfield, 57, owner, Life Strategies of Arkansas; succeeding Claude E. Zobell; wife, Karen Ann Henderson Canfield. Counselors — Jason Michael Bates, 47, administrative manager, Toyota Motor Manufacturing; wife, Rebecca Miles Bates. Thel Everett Bradford, 46, commodity leader, Smith and Nephew; wife, Malia Sandstrom Bradford.
MESA ARIZONA BOULDER CREEK STAKE: (Nov. 11, 2017) President — Sean Kealii Enos, 41, attorney; succeeding Craig F. Salmon; wife, Nicole Marie Schulze. Counselors — Kenneth L. Bawden, 56, seminary and institute instructor; wife, Lisa Ann Bawden. Marcus Bryant Ridgway, 47, managing member/owner, Treehouse Group Companies; wife, Kelsa Marie Reuter Ridgway.
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