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Newly called to Quorums of the Seventy

Church members sustained 59 new Area Seventies during the Saturday afternoon session of general conference on April 6. Following is information about the members of the Third and Fourth Quorums of the Seventy. Information on members of the Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Quorums of the Seventy will appear in the May 5 edition of the Church News.

Third Quorum of the Seventy

Frederick O. Akinbo
Frederick O. Akinbo

Frederick O. Akinbo, 44, Benin City, Nigeria; senior lecturer, University of Benin; former stake president, bishop and stake presidency member; wife: Marian Akinbo; four children.

Christopher Charles
Christopher Charles

Christopher Charles, 62, East Grinstead, United Kingdom; retired; former bishop, high councilor, mission president and stake presidency member; wife: Rashida Charles; two children.

M. T. Ben Davis
M. T. Ben Davis

M. T. Ben Davis, 59, Takoradi, Ghana; production manager, West African Mills Co. Ltd.; former stake president, district mission president, high councilor and stake presidency member; wife: Susie Rose Davis, three children.

Massimo De Feo
Massimo De Feo

Massimo De Feo, 52, Guidonia, Italy; manager at U.S. Embassy in Rome, Italy, U.S. Department of State; former stake president, branch president, district president and high councilor; wife: Loredana Feo; three children.

Robert A. Dryden
Robert A. Dryden

Robert A. Dryden, 66, Leeds, United Kingdom; director, VC Industries Limited; former stake president and stake presidency member; wife: Patricia Dryden; seven children.

Mervyn C. Giddey
Mervyn C. Giddey

Mervyn C. Giddey, 58, Cape Town, South Africa; head Scada Services, City of Cape Town; former bishop, high councilor, stake presidency member and stake president; wife: Lillian Magdalen Giddey, four children.

John A. Koranteng
John A. Koranteng

John A. Koranteng, 50, Accra, Ghana; co-owner, translation company; former high councilor, stake presidency member and stake president; wife: Cynthia Koranteng.

Axel H. Leimer
Axel H. Leimer

Axel H. Leimer, 50, Frankfurt, Germany; CEO and co-founder, AMSilk GmbH; former bishop, bishopric member, high councilor and stake president; wife: Trisha Leimer, five children.

Joaquim J. Moreira
Joaquim J. Moreira

Joaquim J. Moreira, 47, Seixal, Portugal; regional coordinator, Church Educational System; former branch president, high councilor, mission presidency member, mission president and stake president; wife: Maria Isabel Moreira, three children.

Gary S. Price
Gary S. Price

Gary S. Price, 53, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia; head of security, Aramco; former bishop, bishopric member, high councilor, stake president and district president; wife: Julie Price, six children.

Francisco J. Ruiz de Mendoza
Francisco J. Ruiz de Mendoza

Francisco J. Ruiz de Mendoza, 51, Logroño, Spain; linguistics professor, La Rioja University; former bishop, district president, mission presidency member and stake high councilor; wife: Estrella Ruiz de Mendoza, three children.

Jacques A. Van Reenen
Jacques A. Van Reenen

Jacques A. Van Reenen, 44, Atlasville, South Africa; owner, tool supply business; former bishop, bishopric member, high councilor and stake president; wife: Christine Lee Van Reenen, three children.

Fourth Quorum of the Seventy

Omar A. Alvarez
Omar A. Alvarez

Omar A. Alvarez, 59, Valencia, Venezuela; regional manager, Family History; former stake president, branch president, high councilor, mission president and stake presidency member; wife: Nexa M. Alvarez, four children.

Fernando E. Calderon
Fernando E. Calderon

Fernando E. Calderón, 54, San Rafael, Ecuador; owner, Sales & Construction of Homes; president of the Bolivia Santa Cruz Mission; former branch president, district president, high councilor, stake presidency member, stake president and Area Seventy; wife: Adriana Calderón, three children.

Wilson B. Calderon
Wilson B. Calderon

Wilson B. Calderón, 53, Cusco, Peru; co-owner, Systems and Communications Company (Mobile phones); president of the Perú Cusco Mission; former bishop, high councilor, mission presidency member, stake presidency member and stake president; wife: Judith Elvira Calderón; three children.

Valeri V. Cordon
Valeri V. Cordon

Valeri V. Cardón, 44, San Jose, Costa Rica; director, Pepsico-Latinoamericana; former bishop, high councilor, mission presidency member, stake mission president and stake president; wife: Glenda Zelmira Cordón, three children.

Marion B. De Antunano
Marion B. De Antunano

Marion B. De Antuñano, 44, Santa Anita, D.F., México; banker, Nacional Financiera; former stake president, bishop, high councilor and stake presidency member; wife: Miriam Antuñano; two children.

E. Xavier Espinoza
E. Xavier Espinoza

E. Xavier Espinoza, 47, Quito, Ecuador; owner-manager, food seasonings company; former bishop, stake presidency member, mission presidency member and stake president; wife: Silvia Maria De Espinoza, two children.

Sam M. Galvez
Sam M. Galvez

Sam M. Galvez, 45, Guatemala City, Guatemala; quality and process assurement, Church Area Administration Office; former bishop, branch president, high councilor, mission president and stake president; wife: Melina Galvez, four children.

Claude R. Gamiette
Claude R. Gamiette

Claude R. Gamiette, 45, Petit Bourg, Guadeloupe (FR) coordinator, Church Educational System; former branch president, district president, mission presidency member and mission president; wife: Delphine Gamiette, five children.

Gustavo Lopez
Gustavo Lopez

Gustavo Lopez, 51, Puebla, México; general manager, health business; former Institute teacher, bishop, bishopric member and high councilor; wife: Nuria Lopez, three children.

Jose E. Maravilla
Jose E. Maravilla

José E. Maravilla, 46, Retalhuleu, Guatemala; office manager and district leader, Cause for Hope; president of the Guatemala Retalhuleu Mission; former branch president, district presidency member, district president and stake president; wife: Susana Jeanette Maravilla, three children.

Alfredo Miron
Alfredo Miron

Alfredo Miron, 61, México City, México; director, Benemerito School; former bishop, mission president, stake presidency member and stake president; wife: Amada Celia Miron, four children.

Hugo Montoya
Hugo Montoya

Hugo Montoya, 53, Hermosillo, México; system consulting manager, XEROX; former area auditor in the México Area Audit Office, bishop, stake presidency member and stake president; wife: Maria Montoya, five children.

Jose C. Pineda
Jose C. Pineda

José C. Pineda, 60, Querétaro, México, director of laboratory, Center of Research and Technological Development in Electrochemistry; former stake presidency member, stake president and Sunday School teacher; wife: Georgina Pineda, six children.

Miguel A. Reyes
Miguel A. Reyes

Miguel A. Reyes, 51, México City, México; installations manager, México Telephone Company; former assistant area auditor in the México Area Audit Office, bishop, bishopric member and stake president; wife: Irma Reyes, four children.

Netzahualcoyotl Salinas
Netzahualcoyotl Salinas

Netzahualcoyotl Salinas, 48, Lomas de Tecamachalco, México; area physical facilities manager, México Area; president of the México Mérida Mission; former bishop, high councilor and stake presidency member; wife: Victoria Salinas, five children.

Alan R. Walker
Alan R. Walker

Alan R. Walker, 42, México City, México; area controller, México Area, Corporation of the President; president of the México Mónterrey East Mission; former bishop, bishopric member, high councilor, mission presidency member and stake presidency member; wife: Ines Marcela Walker.

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