A new stake has been created from the Miami Florida District. The Miami Florida Stake, which consists of the Miami YSA Branch and the Blue Lagoon, El Portal (Spanish), Flagler, Fountainebleau (Spanish), Miami Beach 1st, Miami Beach 2nd and Riverside wards, was organized by Elder Ulisses Soares of the Seventy and Elder Stephen E. Thompson, an Area Seventy.
MIAMI FLORIDA STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Matthew Ryan Davis, 34, creative director; wife, Jennifer Louise Nichols Davis. Counselors — Johnny Ruben Laguna Peña, 58, operations manager; wife, Sandra Joa de Laguna. Charles Robert Marriott, 43, business developer; wife, Tiffany Barbara Wood Marriott.
GUAYAQUIL ECUADOR GARCIA MORENO STAKE: (Aug. 30, 2015) President — Richard Olvera Martínez Bolivar, 46, teacher; succeeding Jorge W. Guerra Rizzo; wife, Susana Ayala Orozco. Counselors — Willian Enrique Jaramillo Cedeño, 26, independent vendor; wife, Dennise Solange Govea Alvarado. Jean Carlos Ramón Lainez Mendoza, 40, teacher; wife, Viviana Elizabeth Peralta Moran.
JEROME IDAHO STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Jordan Sean Leak, 37, operations manager; succeeding Paul K. Tateoka; wife, Barbara Eyre Leak. Counselors — Blain C Hope, 59, precision agriculture specialist; wife, Sarah Thomas Hope. Dean Lusk Galen, 37, veterinarian; wife, Candria Jeppesen Lusk.
KLAMATH FALLS OREGON STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — C Kip Phillips, 51, sales/fleet associate; succeeding Paul R. Stewart; wife, Brenda Fleetwood Phillips. Counselors — Terry Dean Metler, 67, regional sales manager; wife, Jane Ellen Olson Metler. Evan Don Mortenson, 59, educator; wife, Lynelle Jean Casey Mortenson.
KNOXVILLE TENNESSEE CUMBERLAND STAKE: (Oct. 11, 2015) President — Thomas Lloyd Dahl, Jr., 40, ophthalmologist; succeeding D. Shane Cruze; wife, Hannah Melisa Hansen Dahl. Counselors — Douglas Larry Rose, 37, attorney; wife, Lindsey Diane Dee Rose. Stephen Alan Cupp, 42, owner, Graphic Touch; wife, Lori Ladawn Cruze Cupp.
MONTICELLO UTAH STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Kurt Eldon Lewis, 43, farmer; succeeding Scott E. Boyle; wife, Tamra Bunker Lewis. Counselors — Steven Floyd Duke, 45, occupational therapist; wife, Suzanne Skousen Duke. John Robert Fellmeth, 62, IT manager; wife, Jolynn Lyman Fellmeth.
NEW HAVEN CONNECTICUT STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Scott Frederic Martin, 53, senior project manager; succeeding Bruce B. Stratford; wife, Robinette Bird Martin. Counselors — Christopher James Condie, 54, SVP operator; wife, Anne Wetzel Condie. Letterio Asciuto, 60, physician; wife, Adriana Teresita Gimenez Asciuto.
OAKLAND CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Darryl Paul Rains, 59, partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP; succeeding Dean E. Oriddle; wife, Jana Lee Hausen Rains. Counselors — Gregory Clark Davis, 45, partner, Ropes & Gray; wife, Heather Renee Oxley Davis. Mauricio Torres Romero, 38, property manager; wife, Susana Villanueva Torres.
POWDER SPRINGS GEORGIA STAKE: (Oct. 18, 2015) President — Jonathan Ruel Anderson, 41, professor of management; succeeding Thomas E. Owen; wife, Kristyn West Anderson. Counselors — Kinley Glen Shell, 46, VP of web development; wife, Lauri Ellen Krogh Shell. Brian Scott Merling, 49, aircraft technician; wife, Stephanie René Werth Merling.
PRICE UTAH STAKE: (Oct. 18, 2015) President — Jason Craig Olson, 41, institute director; succeeding J. Jae Potter; wife, Ree Ann Olson. Counselors — Frank James Peczuh, Jr., 53, president, Peczuh Printing Co.; wife, Brenda Marrelli Peczuh. Glen C Fredrickson, 56, business owner; wife, Debbie Lee Peterson Fredrickson.
PROVO UTAH EDGEMONT STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2015) President — Scott Taylor Jackson, 62, orthopedic surgeon; succeeding John A. Bunting; wife, Ruthanne Hansen Jackson. Counselors — Curtis Carl Johnson, 56, orthopedic surgeon; wife, Tamara Bacon Johnson. William Alan Freedman, 47, principal; wife, Alyson Seeley Freedman.