Two new stakes have been created.
A new stake has been created from the Rexburg Idaho YSA 1st, Rexburg Idaho YSA 3rd, Rexburg Idaho YSA 5th, Rexburg Idaho YSA 6th and Rexburg Idaho YSA 7th stakes. The Rexburg Idaho YSA 8th Stake, which includes the Rexburg YSA 11th, Rexburg YSA 23rd, Rexburg YSA 32nd, Rexburg YSA 63rd, Rexburg YSA 73rd, Rexburg YSA 74th, Rexburg YSA 79th, Rexburg YSA 80th, Rexburg YSA 81st and Rexburg YSA 82nd wards, was created by Elder W. Craig Zwick of the Seventy and Elder Robert E. Chambers, an Area Seventy.
A new stake has been created from the Rexburg Idaho YSA 1st, Rexburg Idaho YSA 2nd, Rexburg Idaho YSA 3rd, Rexburg Idaho YSA 5th, Rexburg Idaho YSA 6th and Rexburg Idaho YSA 7th stakes. The Rexburg Idaho YSA 9th Stake, which includes the Rexburg YSA 27th, Rexburg YSA 37th, Rexburg YSA 55th, Rexburg YSA 60th, Rexburg YSA 68th, Rexburg YSA 83rd, Rexburg YSA 84th and Rexburg YSA 85th wards, was created by Elder W. Craig Zwick of the Seventy and Elders Roberts E. Chambers and Kim B. Clark, Area Seventies.
REXBURG IDAHO YSA 8TH STAKE: (Dec. 11, 2011) President — William James Riggins Jr., 55, religion teacher at BYU-Idaho; wife, Bonnie Lynn McKee Riggins. Counselors — Karl T. Cook, 57, farmer; wife, Molly Murdoch Cook. James Reed Stoddard, 52, counseling director at BYU-Idaho; wife, DeeAnn Miller Stoddard.
REXBURG IDAHO YSA 9TH STAKE: (Dec. 11, 2011) President — L. Kris Munk, 57, oral and maxillofacial surgeon; wife, Mardean Knowles Munk. Brian Bartley Carmack, 56, vice president of Melaleuca; wife, Leslie K. Porter Carmack. Stanley Wayne Kivett, 52, professor at BYU-Idaho; wife, Angela Lee Saxton Kivett.
BELO HORIZONTE BRAZIL PAMPULHA STAKE: (Nov. 20, 2011) President — Victor Pereira de Salles, 52, employed by BHTRANS transport business; succeeding Anderson Machado Monteiro; wife, Marcia Maria Ferreira Salles. Counselors — Clife Pereira de Souza, 35, legal representative; wife, Sheyenne A. Dias de Souza. Jamerson Nunes Lopes, 33, electrician; wife, Michelle da Silva Lucas Lopes.
BERLIN GERMANY STAKE: (Sept. 18, 2011) President — David Harald Ruetz, 43, senior manager for Messe Berlin; succeeding Thomas Johannes Reiner; wife, Anja Anneuese Woite Ruetz. Counselors — Rolf Rudiger Reichardt, 50, bank treasurer at Dexia Communal Bank; wife, Marie Anne Cattean Reichardt. Oliver Berndt, 40, project leader; wife, Stephanie Ellen Hiemer Berndt.
CONTAGEM BRAZIL STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2011) President — Joimar Leal de Sena, 48, postman; succeeding Wagner Francisco Vitor; wife, Denise Maria Candido. Counselors — Giovani Pignaton da Costa, 31, systems analyst; wife, Poliana Rodrigues Teixeira Costa. Cesar Monteiro Camarinha, 55, IT analyst; wife, Lindalva de Souza Camarinha.
GUAYAGUIL ECUADOR PUERTO NUEVO STAKE: (Dec. 12, 2011) President — Jose Antonio Lopez Galindo, 30, radio operator; succeeding Maximo Washington Parrales Quintana; wife, Deicy Carolina Mieles Cantos. Counselors — Armando Javier Baquerizo Ramirez, 47, technical assistant of the assistant manager; wife, Cecilia Marena Alvarez Salazar. Jorge Isaac Pimentel Mendoza, 30, support technician; wife, Jessica Elizabeth de Pimentel Vallejo.
HASTINGS NEW ZEALAND STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2011) President — Charles Lowe Hyde Ruwhiu, 48, corrections officer at Hawkes Bay Regional Prison; succeeding Thomas Alfred Roberts. Counselors — Paul Francis McKee, 43, animal health specialist; wife, Angela Michelle Dobbs McKee. Robert William Walker, 51, probation officer for New Zealand Corrections; wife, Angela J. Walker.
IPSWICH AUSTRALIA STAKE: (Nov. 27, 2011) President — Mark Robert McNamee, 47, key account manager; succeeding Garth Stuart Pitman; wife, Ellen Mae McNamee. Counselors — Steven Crowther Tuddenham, 42, school teacher; wife, Leesa Jayne McNab Tuddenham. Benjamin Myers, 39, director at Think Office Technology Toowoobma; wife, Tammy Louise McDade Myers.
OTAVALO ECUADOR STAKE: (Nov. 20, 2011) President — Segundo Alberto Vega Dela Torre, 37, merchant; succeeding Luis Ernesto Campo Otavalo; wife, Maria Mercedes Campo Romero. Counselors — Edwin Patricio Alvarez Campo, 39, sales manager; wife, Ana Maribel Donoso Jacome. Jose Julian Lema Tituana, 29, seminary and institute support specialist for the Church; wife, Sariah H. Cordova Quezada.
ST. ROBERT MISSOURI STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2011) President — Luke Arrington Nigliazzo, 43, operations manager for Invensys Controls; succeeding Robert D. Moe; wife, Michele Kristin Vader Nigliazzo. Counselors — Robert W. Jones, 55, ophthalmologist; wife, Alessandra Pratt Jones. Herman Martin Blau, 40, president of Quest Education Systems; wife, Melissa Ann Landis Blau.
WEISER IDAHO STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2011) President — James Timothy Erhard, 52, counselor for Weiser School District; succeeding Bob B. Johnson; wife, Kindy Sue Jenks Erhard. Counselors — Bryan LaMar Drake, 58, physician at Saint Luke's Health Systems; wife, Linda Whipple Drake. Randy Lynn Bergquist, 61, insurance agency owner; wife, Kathie Bodily Bergquist.