A new stake has been created from the Upolu Samoa Aleisa, Upolu Samoa South and Upolu Samoa West stakes. The Upolu Samoa Tafuaupolu Stake, which includes the Faleaseela branch, Fasitootai, Lepale, Safaatoa, Satapuala and Vailuutai wards, was created by Elder O. Vincent Haleck of the Seventy.
UPOLU SAMOA TAFUAUPOLO STAKE: (Jan. 26, 2014) President — Harry Fa’afeu Finau, 39, supervisor at Samoa Service Center; wife, Elizabeth Leiluna Finau. Counselors — Faataui Sio Faleagafulu, 42, cook-chef; wife, Susitina Gasologa Suamili. Mahonri Moriancumer Sio, 34, postal officer; wife, Seepa Sio.
ITABUNA BRAZIL STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Matheus Santiago Santos Silva, 36, lawyer at Santiago Consulting; succeeding Valdelson Sousa Santos; wife, Vildes Santana de Sa. Counselors — Flanio Santos Sousa, 36, coordinatior; wife, Vigria A. Sousa Kauu. Edeilton Alves de Jesus, 35, cop; wife, Ana Lucia de Jesus Santos.
PROVO UTAH YSA 14TH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — Jay Dean Clark, 67, ophthalmologist; succeeding T. Michael Ford; wife, Patricia Hoge Clark. Counselors — Michael D. Parry, 64, owner/president of Michael Parry Construction; wife, Debra Ruth McMaster Parry. Alan Laird Robins, 56, V.P. of operations at Bullfrog Spas; wife, Wendy Carter Robins.
PROVO UTAH YSA 15TH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — Curtis Floyd Swenson, executive director of BYU LDS Philanthropies; succeeding Terry B. Ball; wife, Valerie Pack Swenson. Counselors — Mark Allen Jarman, 58, director of training at the Provo Utah MTC; wife, Sylvia R. Simmons Jarman. Monte Angus Pierce, 58, CEO/owner of the Performance Edge Inc.; wife, Julie Ann Christensen Pierce.
PUERTO MONTT CHILE STAKE: (March 2, 2014) President — Sergio Rodrigo Vargas Barria, 37, manager at Aquachile; succeeding René Orlando Videla Riveros; wife, Andrea Ana Sanchez Maragaño. Counselors — Hernan Eduardo Cortes Jones, 51, works for a family business; wife, Paula Alessandra Alvarado Lagos. Miguel Angel Carcamo Vargas, 34, head of production at Aquachile; wife, Sandy Pamela Vega Benz.
QUEEN CREEK ARIZONA SOUTH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — Scott McElhaney, 46, owner of Desert Mobile Transport LLC; succeeding Larry M. Ray; wife, Heidi Marie Orr McElhaney. Counselors — David Worth Cluff, 48, general manager of TMC Landscape; wife, Jennifer Lynne Cluff. Larry Lagree Morris, 59, retired; wife, Darcine Jarvis Morris.
QUILLOTA CHILE STAKE: (Oct. 13, 2013) President — Patricio Eduardo Gómez Turner, 33, property administrator for Copijsud; succeeding Juan Carlos Olivares Rebolledo; wife, Cynthia Corina Cisternas Jimenez. Counselors — Pascual Raimundo Palma Navarro, 60, service pensioner; wife, Ximena Del Carmen Molina Oyarzon. Juvenal Del Tránsito Valencia Mellado, 48, supervisor at G. Ingenieria; wife, Margarita Múnoz Fernandez.
RIGBY IDAHO SOUTH STAKE: (March 23, 2014) President — George Hans Olaveson, 49, veterinarian; succeeding William L. Follett; wife, Rebecca Ann Broulim Olaveson. Counselors — Mark Stephen Bellows, 57, V.P. of Merrill Lynch; wife, Vicky Jene Walker Bellows. Dale Norman Allen, 61, self-owner, Mountain View Management; wife, Mauna Rae Kidd Allen.
SACRAMENTO CALIFORNIA NORTH STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — K. Wess Larson, 59, Sr. Legislative Advocate at CA State University; succeeding Gordon L. Treadway; wife, Marilee Ann Patterson Larson. Counselors — Scott Milton Sharp, 41, special agent with the FBI; wife, Kristina Chabries Sharp. Jonathan Virtucio Froude, 52, financial advisor; wife, Cecilia Andres Froude.
SALT LAKE COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Howard Franklin Goodman, 57, senior vice president of Savage Companies; succeeding Charles E. McQuinn; wife, Deborah Hoffman Goodman. Counselors — Quinn S. Mortensen, 51, CPA Taxation at Terry, Price & Wanderli; wife, Melissa Homer Mortensen. John Bryant Alder, 50, ophthalmologist; wife, Elinor Marie Nelson Alder.
SALT LAKE HUNTER SOUTH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — Lee Hall, 37, general manager at Marriott Vacations Worldwide; succeeding Paul D. Isaac; wife, Ruth Caudillo Hall. Counselors — Alma Scott Gustafson, 50, purchasing agent at Cache Valley Electric; wife, Susan Dawn Crosby Gustafson. Michael Bradley Hightower, 47, owner of Tower Sports; wife, Jill Newman Hightower.
SALT LAKE ROSE PARK NORTH STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Luke Aaron Starr, 35, distribution manager for the Church; succeeding John L. McConkie; wife, Bonnie Marie Catenzaro Starr. Counselors — Marcus Rudolph Wolfgramm, 31, super intendant of Ivory Homes; wife, Catherine Vae Peterson Wolfgramm. Noe Meneses Morales, 44, marketing with Costco; wife, Maria Del Rocio Meneses.
SATÉLITE HONDURAS STAKE: (Feb. 16, 2014) President — Marvin Ivan Palomo Marmol, 34, insurance broker; succeeding Enos Ricardo Valladares Calona; wife, Basilia Inestroza García. Counselors — Miller Euceda Orellana, 42, salesman for Miordenvases; wife, Yadira del Socorro Zamora Gómez. Eduardo Valerio Arzú, 47, manager at HBI; wife, Nelly Damas.
SPANISH FORK UTAH YSA STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — James Russell Stewart, 59, staff physician with Intermountain Healthcare; succeeding Stephen W. Owen; wife, Marjorie Groom Stewart. Counselors — Lyle Grant Swenson, 57, V.P./part owner of First West Benefit Solutions; wife, Jill Wallentine Swenson. Jefferson Sherman Burton, 54, adjutant general with the U.S. Army National Guard; wife, Charlene Jo Burton.
SPRINGVILLE UTAH WEST STAKE: (March 2, 2014) President — Blake David Rapier, 34, family practice PA-C; succeeding Kelly R. Norman; wife, Megan Alexander Rapier. Counselors — Michael Sherman Taylor, 50, owner/member of Taylor’s Bikeshop; wife, Mary Jo Anderson Taylor. Jaron Conly Hansen, 41, professor at BYU; wife, Sara Jo Peterson Hansen.
TAYLORSVILLE UTAH NORTH STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — John Hiatt Taylor, 40, city administrator for the city of Taylorsville; succeeding John J. Jewkes; wife, Andra Kay Thompson Taylor. Counselors — Matthew David Bates, 40, prosecuting attorney for Summit County; wife, Rachel Lee Bates. Ricardo Ernesto Scardina, 43, storage engineer with T.D. Williamson; wife, Jana Lucille Henderson Scardina.
TULA MEXICO STAKE: (Feb. 9, 2014) President — Edmundo Jared Alvarez Aguilar, 30, plant manager; succeeding Guillermo Bañuelos Ortiz; wife, Esmeralda Lopez Soto. Counselors — Juan Iguacio Montiel Anaya, 42, accounting assistant at Notaria #8; wife, Elsa Martinez Perez. Genaro Delfine Mera Mouroy, 33, administrator; wife, Elisa Raquel Dominguez Gutierrez.
TUMBES PERU STAKE: (March 9, 2014) President — Qasly Yury Davis Chapilliguen, 36, legal assessor; succeeding Victor A. Pereyra Talledo; wife, Isabel Alice Panta Quiroea. Counselors — Victor Hugo Sanchez De Lama, 42, professor of physical education; wife, Nelly Vega Olivos. David Anthony Arcaya Moran, 38, teacher; wife, Leyla Yemila Davis Chapilliguen.
UPOLU SAMOA SOUTH STAKE: (Jan. 26, 2014) President — Mataalii John Pasina Faiumu, 48, owner/manager of John Pasina Supermarket; succeeding Harry Fa’afeu Finau; wife, Diana Faiumu. Counselors — John Affred Matthes, 55, electrician; wife, Maatasesa Samuelu. Sione Dialama, 49, painter; wife, Siolo Gaepu.
URDANETA PHILIPPINES STAKE: (Feb. 16, 2014) President — Terence Quijano Terceño, 45, operations head with Philippine Life; succeeding Johnny E. Orpiano; wife, Minerva Gapán Nonáles Terceño. Counselors — Reynaldo Carbonel Micu, 44, salesman; wife, Elizabeth Abiuenica Bueno. Jimmy Entrada Cariño, 36, part-time instructor at Lyceum-North Western University; wife, Charmma Cabunan Dela Peña Cariño.
WENDELL IDAHO STAKE: (March 16, 2014) President — David Charles Gines, 50, owner of Dacco Electric & Controls; succeeding Michael A. Owsley; wife, Cheryl Peterson Gines. Counselors — Devin Odell Rigby, 56, district engineer with the state of Idaho; wife, Raelyn Clark Rigby. Brian David Davis, 56, generation technician with Idaho Power Co.; wife, Elaine Storey Davis.