A new stake has been created from the Reno Nevada Stake. The Reno Nevada Mount Rose Stake, which consists of the Sierra Branch and the Foothill, Galena, Lakeside, Mount Rose, South Meadows and Washoe Valley wards, was created by Elder Larry J. Echo Hawk, a General Authority Seventy, and Elder Alin Spannaus, an Area Seventy.
RENO NEVADA MOUNT ROSE STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Brent Rayn Farr, 45, president, Farr West Engineering; wife, Jennifer Ann Orton Farr. Counselors — Ralph Alan Welton, 56, vice president, Capital Group; wife, Amber Dawn Thomas Welton. Jeremy Aaron Steimle, 43, director of tax, Connor Group; wife, Juli Kae Christensen Steimle.
BLOOMFIELD NEW MEXICO STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Stephen Michael Elsbury, 54, superintendent control systems, Westmoreland Coal; succeeding T. LeRoy Dugger; wife, Kathleen Kay Kennedy Elsbury. Counselors — Loyd Glen Lillywhite, 65, veterinarian; wife, Jaynann Bench Lillywhite. Heber Cecil Henke, 37, self-employed; wife, Boston Hatch Henke.
BOUNTIFUL UTAH YSA STAKE: (April 17, 2016) President — Mark Harold Bouchard, 61, senior managing director, CBRE; succeeding Jacob L. Boyer; wife, Karen Elaine Robbins Bouchard. Counselors — Bradford James Brower, 60, self-employed; wife, Tammara Ballard Brower. Clark Leon Whitworth, 57, CEO, LHM Group; wife, Jennifer Rasmussen Whitworth.
CEDAR CITY UTAH WEST STAKE: (April 17, 2016) President — Michael Wallace Heap, 49, institute teacher, LDS Church; succeeding Eric J. Schmutz; wife, Connie Barton Heap. Counselors — Vance J. Whetman, 56, loan officer, Southwest Community College; wife, Eileen Franke Whetman. Thomas Folland Bryson Jr., 54, journeyman lineman, Rocky Mountian Power; wife, Sharon Heaton Bryson.
DAET PHILIPPINES STAKE: (April 17, 2016) President — Larievic Ortiz De Guzman, 41, electricion assistant; succeeding Gregorio Sy Abao; wife, Joanna Marie Del Castillo McPherson De Guzman. Counselors — Nicolas Villafuerte Balce, 46, teacher; wife, Narissa Elep Camara Balce. Wilfredo Ramos Villegas Jr., 51, self-employed; wife, Mary Ann Quinito Villegas.
EPHRAIM UTAH STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Troy Cottle Birch, 52, director of seminaries and intitutes, LDS Church; succeeding Kim C. Averett; wife, Lori Ann McAllister Birch. Counselors — John Austin Thomas, 48, elementary school principal; wife, Sarah Jane Hafen Thomas. Kenneth Myron Barber, 57, seminary and institute instructor, LDS Church; wife, Cynthia Rae Jensen Barber.
EPHRAIM UTAH YSA 2ND STAKE: (April 17, 2016) President — Jason Greg Maylett, 47, CEO, Empire Builders Inc.; succeeding Jay D. Olsen; wife, Cindalyn Hill Maylett. Couneslors — John Nathan Gillett, 50, assistant principal, South Sanpete School District; wife, Jennifer June Penhallegon Gillett. Merrill Ray Ogden, 63, managing vice president, D Land Title; wife, Diane Sally Luty Ogden.
GRAND BLANC MICHIGAN STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Justin George Cook, 45, partner, PWC; succeeding James R. Clough; wife, April Carmen Richards Cook. Counselors — Marcelino Sanchez, 45, consultant, Smart Change; wife, Kelly Suzanne Smith Sanchez. Robert Harold Skouson, 46, chiropractor; wife, Samantha Diane Nelson Skouson.
LOA UTAH STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Shane H. Brian, 44, self-employed; succeeding Paul W. Pace; wife Natasha Graham Brian. Counselors — Dwight P. Brinkerhoff, 58, self-employed; wife, Laura Blackburn Brinkerhoff. Ryan G. Rees, 46, owner, Harward and Rees; wife, Sarah Janette Harward Rees.
OREGON CITY OREGON STAKE: (April 10, 2016) President — Matthew Jeremy Leptich, 44, vice president, ILP Corporation; succeeding Karl R. Brady; wife, Shelley Leann Heyer Leptich. Counselors — Randall Francis Glenn, 40, dentist; wife, Brook Elaine Powell Glenn. David Kent Pederson, 42, CEO, Financial Reserve; wife, Krystal Baird Pederson.