Stakes have been reorganized in Ecuador, Japan, Mexico and Peru, and in Kentucky, Minnesota and Washington.
BURNSVILLE MINNESOTA STAKE: (Nov. 11, 2001) President — Nathaniel R. Payne, 52, neonatologist for Neonatology PA; succeeding Matthew Artell Smith; wife, Shauna Lee Meikle Payne. Counselors — David T. Durfey, 47, area director for Church Educational System; wife, Christine Lynn Terry Durfey. N. Warren Clark, 44, regional manager for O.C. Tanner; wife, Marilyn Parker Clark.
CIUDAD JUAREZ MEXICO SOUTH STAKE: (Oct. 21, 2001) President — Rodolfo Santos A., 36, equipment engineer for ADC Telecommunications; succeeding Martin Garcia Ceron; wife, Silvia Barrientos C. de Santos. Counselors — Luis Sebastian Ramos C., 31, industrial engineer for Phiups; wife, Mirena Macias Q. de Ramos. Francisco Javier Corrales A., 46, security for MISEVI; wife, Maria de Lourdes Gutierrez L. de Corrales.
CIUDAD OBREGON MEXICO STAKE: (Oct. 28, 2001) President — Alberto Uribe D. , 32, regional manager for Weschel Group; succeeding Fernando Jarier Calderon Quintanilla; wife, Maria Eugenia Ballesteros F. de Uribe. Counselors — Pedro Olvera O., 53, teacher; wife, Magdalena Tovar A. de Olvera. Alberto de la Rosa B., 43, information manager for IMSS State Delegation; wife, Lucila Ornelas De La Rosa.
ELMA WASHINGTON STAKE: (Nov. 22, 2001) President — Arlin W. Burbidge, 44, facilities manager for Church area office; succeeding William Edson Kilgore II; wife, Cindy Louan Newell Burbidge. Counselors — Russell M. Larsen, 42, dentist; wife, Kay Lynn Kendall Larsen. Michael K. Shafer, 48, maintenance manager for Weyerhaeuser Co.; wife, Shawn McNeil Shafer.
IQUITOS PERU NUEVE DE OCTUBRE STAKE: (Oct. 28, 2001) President — Jose Ricardo Padilla B., 36, administrative assistant; succeeding Jhonny Padilla Bustos; wife, Luz Iliana Garcia S. de Padilla. Counselors — Carlos Jesus T. , 31, technician for Wilsa Construction; wife, Maria Luisa Ortiz S. de Jesus. Luis Alberto Sotomarino P., 28, taxi driver; wife, Elsa Villanueva I. de Sotomarino.
PADUCAH KENTUCKY STAKE: (Nov. 4, 2001) President — James D. Woodall, 43, district conservationist for USDA N.R.C.S.; succeeding Larry W. Watkins; wife, Pamela Rae Trentham Woodall. Counselors — John N. Sutton, 53, plant manager for Nestaway Div. of Axia Inc.; wife, Elaine Lail Revonda Sutton. Michael B. Gassaway, 37, self-employed general contractor; wife, Ayesha Lyn Daniels Gassaway.
QUITO ECUADOR COLON STAKE: (Oct. 21, 2001) President — Freddy Ramon Alonzo C., 49, self-employed civil engineer; succeeding Diego Gonzalo Flores Garnica; wife, Norma Yolanda Villegas C. de Alonzo. Counselors — Jeffrey Richard Franks, 40, resident representative for Fondo Monetary International; wife, Marisol Udaeta de Franks. Oscar Samuel Oliva B., 38, supervisor for Comera Auzadora A.C.; wife, Amparito Del Carmen Maldonado M. de Oliva.
TOKYO JAPAN NORTH STAKE: (Oct. 28, 2001) President — Kenichiro Kimura, 63, president of The Kimura Ltd.; succeeding Chikao Ooishi; wife, Yukie Nakamura Kimura. Counselors — Yoshihiro Node, 49, managing director of Bien-Air Asia Ltd.; wife, Fumie Hayashi Node. Seiichi Takahashi, retained.