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New stakes presidencies

      Elder James E. Faust of the Council of the Twelve has created the Brandon Florida Stake, which includes the Bloomingdale, Bradenton 1st, Bradenton 2nd, Brandon 1st, Brandon 2nd, Temple Terrace, and Plant City wards, and the Apollo Beach Branch.

      The Posadas Argentina Stake, which includes the Candelaria, Iguazu, Ituzaingo, Jardin, Lavalle, Miguel Lanus, and Roque Saenz Pena wards, has been created by Elder Lynn A. Mickelsen of the Seventy.Elder Horacio Tenorio of the Seventy has formed the Santiago Chile Javiera Carrera Stake, which includes the El Parque, Ignacio Carrera, Javiera Carrera, Jose Miguel Carrera, Trinidad, and Trinidad Oriente wards.

      Elsewhere, stakes were reorganized in Canada, England, and in Idaho, North Carolina, Oregon, and Utah.

      New stakes

      BRANDON FLORIDA STAKE: (Aug. 23, 1992) Created from the Tampa Florida, Fort Myers Florida, and Winter Haven Florida stakes. President - James F. Henry, 47, regional vice president and branch manager of construction company, former stake president's counselor, high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop and counselor, elders quorum president, and Sunday School teacher, married Lynda Diane Decker. Counselors - C. Calvert Bowman, Jr., 48, vice president of government affairs for pharmaceutical company, former high councilor, stake mission president, bishop's counselor, ward clerk, financial clerk, branch president, high priests group leader, seventies president, elders quorum president's counselor, Young Men president and counselor, married Nolana Mae Worsley; Don M. Sleight, 37, general manager of Deseret Farms of Ruskin, former high councilor, bishop's counselor, branch president and counselor, Young Men president, and institute teacher, married Alane Tibbitts.

      POSADAS ARGENTINA STAKE: (Sept. 20, 1992) Created from the Posadas Argentina District. President - Manuel Aristides Franco, 33, independent agent, former district president, bishop, and branch president, married Mirtha Gladys Benitez. Counselors - Hugo R. Acosta, 37, business administrator, former stake president's counselor, district president's counselor, bishop, and branch president, married Maria Leonor Lichowski; Eduardo Salvador Aguero, 36, electrical engineer and mechanic, former district president's counselor and branch president, married Lerci Marilene Rigo.

      SANTIAGO CHILE JAVIERA CARRERA STAKE: (Sept. 20, 1992) Created from the Santiago Chile La Florida Stake. President - Patricio Latorre, 30, general manager, former stake mission president, bishop, and branch president, married Ana Soledad Bilbao. Counselors - Esteban Enrique Basualto, 38, technical researcher, former high councilor, stake executive secretary, bishop's counselor, and branch president, married Valentina Loreto Hurtado Reyes; Ivan Arturo Araneda Mansilla, 29, Church accountant, former high councilor, stake executive secretary, stake Young Men president, bishop and counselor, married Vivian del Carmen Riveros Gonzalez.

      Stake reorganizations

      CALGARY ALBERTA SOUTH STAKE: (Sept. 20, 1992) President - Donald S. Hansen, 55, psychologist, succeeding Ellis Glen Stonehocker; former stake president's counselor, high councilor, bishop, elders quorum president, and Aaronic Priesthood adviser, married Judith Lundrigan. Counselors - M. Blaine Lee, 51, president of company, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, seventies president, ward mission leader, stake missionary, elders quorum president, and gospel doctrine teacher, married Margaret Rose Cranham; C. Wayne Walker, 42, lawyer, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, elders quorum president and counselor, priests quorum adviser, and activities committee chairman; married Laura Dorlene Swainson.

      EDMONTON ALBERTA MILLWOODS STAKE: (Sept. 20, 1992) President - Don Ray Sommerfeldt, 42, law firm partner, succeeding Kenneth Orland Higginbotham; former high councilor, bishop, seminary teacher, deacons quorum adviser, and Blazer leader, married Susan Shirley-Mary Champion. Counselors - Nolan D. Steed, 41, director of constitutional law for the Alberta attorney general, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, elders quorum president, priests quorum teacher, ward Young Men president, Blazer teacher, and Scoutmaster, married Debra Susan Tulk; G. Gane Olsen, 39, Edmonton school teacher and department head, former high councilor, bishop's counselor, Young Men president's counselor, Sunday School president, Young Adult president, and gospel doctrine teacher, married Shelly Steed.

      GREENSBORO NORTH CAROLINA STAKE: (Sept. 27, 1992) President - J. Mitchel Scott, 52, vice president and general manager of consumer marketing for furniture firm, succeeding Reginald Darrell Gay; former region welfare agent, mission president's counselor, stake president's counselor, high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop and counselor, ward clerk and executive secretary, and seminary teacher, married Zelma Sue Langston. Counselors - A. Carl Goit, Jr., 41, distribution manager, former stake president's couselor, high councilor, district president's counselor, district executive secretary, branch president's counselor, and Young Men president, married Karen Colleen Weaver; Keith S. Hiatt, 36, manager of CPA firm, former bishop and counselor, ward mission leader, elders quorum secretary, and Young Men president, married Becky Crowther.

      GRESHAM OREGON STAKE: (Sept. 27, 1992) President - Von Freeman, 41, branch manager of manufacturing company, succeeding Dale John Mark; former high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop and counselor, ward Young Men president, and seminary teacher, married Valonne Harris. Counselors - J. Stanley Nuffer, 63, assistant audio visual director and director of learning lab at Portland State University, former stake clerk, high councilor, bishop and counselor, and Scoutmaster, married Helen Louise Kerlee; Stewart D. Johnson, 57, self-employed, former temple worker, high councilor, bishop and counselor, and ward clerk, married Bonnie Jean Ellsworth.

      IDAHO FALLS IDAHO CENTRAL STAKE: (Sept. 27, 1992) President - Steven A. Gardner, 40, lawyer, succeeding Paul Roger De Mordaunt; former stake mission president, stake Young Men president, bishop, elders quorum president's counselor, and Sunday

      School president, married Jana Lynn Permann. Counselors - John K. Rawlins, 54, senior engineering specialist, former stake physical activities director, high councilor, bishop and counselor, high priests group leader's assistant, Sunday School president, and gospel doctrine teacher, married Barbara Gayle Ovard; Richard O. Laing, 48, engineer specialist, former high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop's counselor, gospel doctrine teacher, and high priests quorum instructor, married JoAnn Logan.

      IPSWICH ENGLAND STAKE: (Sept. 13, 1992) President - David S. Baxter, 37, senior manager of British Telecom, succeeding Brian Arthur Frank Watling; former member of area public affairs council, stake president's counselor, stake director of public affairs, bishop, and deacons quorum adviser, married Dianne Marie Lewars. Counselors - Richard H. Stevens, 36, former stake president's counselor, bishop, seventies president, and elders quorum president, married Alison Mary Emery; Brian R. Gough, 41, general practitioner, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, high priests group leader, branch president's counselor, and gospel essentials teacher, married Jane Dodsworth.

      ROOSEVELT UTAH STAKE: (Sept. 27, 1992) President - David R. Labrum, 43, car dealership owner and manager, succeeding Dennis Allen Mower; former high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop and counselor, elders quorum president, and Sunday School teacher, married Shanna Lee Hamblin. Counselors - Larry S. Ross, 54, owner of feed and seed company, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, seventies president, and elders quorum president, married Connie Rae Stevens; C. Sheldon Taylor, 57, director of safety and commerce for transportation company, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, ward clerk, seventies president, elders quorum president, Young Men president, and district executive secretary, married Eileen Tirza Jackson.

      SMITHFIELD UTAH NORTH STAKE: (Sept. 13, 1992) President - A. George Marchant, 54, German teacher, succeeding W. Noble Erickson; former high councilor, bishop, ward finance clerk, branch president, elders quorum president, and gospel doctrine teacher, married Charlene Flint.

      Counselors - Clay Allen Nielson, 59, building contractor, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, high priests group leader's assistant, and Scoutmaster, married Elaine Bentley; Robert S. Frost, 50, teacher, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, ward clerk, and Young Men president, married Dona Rae Street.

      SPRINGVILLE UTAH STAKE: (Aug. 30, 1992) President - Gene R. Mangum, 57, insurance agency manager, succeeding Norman Dean Clyde; former stake president's counselor, high councilor, bishop and counselor, married Carma Ra O'Bray. Counselors - Garold L. Jensen, 54, sales representative, former high councilor, bishop and counselor, Young Men president, elders quorum president and counselor, Sunday School teacher, and Varsity Scout leader, married Mary Lou Titensor; Alan M. Bird, 40, president of counstruction company, former high councilor, stake Young Men president, stake missionary, bishop, and ward Young Men president's counselor, married Sharee Sumsion.

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