New stake presidencies

Stakes have been reorganized in Australia, El Salvador, Germany, Honduras, Mexico and the Philippines, and in Utah and Vermont.

STAKE REORGANIZATIONS

LAS PINAS PHILIPPINES STAKE: (Oct. 22, 2000) President — Joel Christopher D. Ilagan, 40, AAPF coordinator for Church Educational System; succeeding Antonio Ericia Llantada Jr.; wife, Maria Stella Degollacion Tan Ilagan. Counselors — Adrian Antonio Macarilay, 35, emergency room nurse, Las Pinas City Medical Center; wife, Josephine Galanto Ungos Macarilay. Elmer Epifanio S. Sumagpao, 40, temple engineer for Manila Temple; wife, Leanell Melad Pascua Sumagpao.

LEIPZIG GERMANY STAKE: (Oct. 29, 2000) President — Christian Fischer, 47, dentist; succeeding Siegfried Helmut Schmidt; wife, Gabiele Erika Pabst Fischer. Counselors — Reimund P.E. Dorlitz, 61, retired chemical engineer; wife, Thgeborg Unger Dorlitz. Gunter Erich Jentzsch, 37, teacher; wife, Cornelia Steffi Muller Jentzsch.

MONTPELIER VERMONT STAKE: (Oct. 22, 2000) President — Michael D. Sessions, 38, vice president of Pizza Galli Construction Co.; succeeding Richard Allen Baldwin Jr.; wife, Nancy Jean McCauley Sessions. Counselors — Bryant K. Gile, 51, rural mail carrier for U. S. Postal Service; wife, Judith Ann Wagner Gile. Harry E. Sherman, 58, caretaker for Treadwell Estate; wife, Drucilla White Pierce Sherman.

NAMBOUR AUSTRALIA STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2000) President — Stephen John Tramacchi, 41, associate electrical engineer for Cushway Blackford & Associates Consulting Engineers; succeeding Michael Douglas Keily; wife, Lynda Jayne Beckett Tramacchi. Counselors — Grant Michael Atkinson, 49, landscaper for Forrester Constructions; wife, Lynette Anne Grady Atkinson. Russell Lance Evans Drew, 41, self-employed signwriter; wife, Pauline Southerton Drew.

PAPANTLA MEXICO STAKE: (Oct. 29, 2000) President — Romulo Marin M., 42, farmer; succeeding David Lopez Resendiz; wife, Maria Marta Cruz H. de Marin. Counselors — Graciano Jesus Perez R., 44, self-employed lab technician; wife, Maria Adelina Torres H. de Perez. Honorato Mendez V., 55, clerk for secretary of communications; wife, Gaspara Ferral C. de Mendez.

PROVO UTAH BONNEVILLE STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2000) President — J. Gaylun Smith, 46, president and owner of HVM (Smith Management); succeeding DeLoy Heaton Young; wife, Karen Lynn Coleman Smith. Counselors — Norman K. Thurston, 33, assistant professor at Brigham Young University; wife, Maria Luisa Tourneur Thurston. Shane J. Farnsworth, 32, teacher for Alpine School District; wife, MeriAnn Jensen Farnsworth.

SONONATE EL SALVADOR STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2000) President — Julio Cesar Elizandro Leiva R., 28, production monitor; succeeding Rolando Arturo Rosales Hernandez; wife, Silvia Carolina G. de Leiva. Counselors — Rafael Antonio Hidalgo P., 42, self-employed businessman; wife, Delmy Elizabeth G. Luna de Hidalgo. Gerardo Moran M., 44, self-employed businessman; wife, Dina Magdalena Arauz R. de Moran.

TEGUCIGALPA HONDURAS TONCONTIN STAKE: (Nov. 5, 2000) President — Eddy R. Galo A., 34, administrator for Church area office; succeeding Ricardo Valladares B.; wife, Lesly Yadira Garcia H. de Galo. Counselors — Jose Santos Torres P., 57, sales representative for Vanguard Plastics; wife, Raquel Caballero I. de Torres. Henry David Martinez L., 32, plant supervisor; wife, Claudia Nohamy Romero R. de Martinez.