New stake presidents

Stake reorganizations

NATAL BRAZIL STAKE: (Nov. 6, 2005) President — Joao Fernando Henriques Pinheiro, 41, co-owner of Polpa de Frutas Brasil; succeeding Jose Vianna Campos Jr.; wife, Nelida Jubette Pinheiro. Counselors — Dory Edson Salomao da Silva Almeida, 32, director of SESMT at the City of Natal Utilities Services; wife, Karina de Sousa Santos Almeida. Wagner Henrique de Faria, 33, military police officer; wife, Julia Maria Peregrino de Sousa Faria.

PHOENIX ARIZONA WEST MARICOPA STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2005) President — Ronald Douglas Waldron, 53, owner of The Douglas Group; succeeding Clark Tolman Hinton; wife, Linda Cynthia Carroll Waldron. Counselors — Gregory Wayne Parsons, 40, president of Summit Warehouse; wife, Holly Annette Webster Parsons. Todd Kristjan McMurdie, 36, physician assistant at the Pain Center of Arizona; wife, Sherena Skidmore McMurdie.

PONTA PORA BRAZIL STAKE: (Nov. 27, 2005) President — Joao Batista de Oliveira, 45, accounting advisor; succeeding Rubens Paim Quadros; wife, Maria Heloisa Viegas de Oliveira. Counselors — Carlos Alberto Paim Quadros, 41, radio transmitter operator at Infraero; wife, Mary Colman Quadros. Leandro Alberto B. Nunes, 29, accountant at Maxima Assessoria Contabil; wife, Janete Vieira Carvalho Nunes.

PRESTON ENGLAND STAKE: (Nov. 13, 2005) President — Frank Richard Blease, 60, special needs teacher at Rochdale Education Authority; succeeding Malcolm Gordon Beverly; wife, Judith Anne Dobson Blease. Counselors — Donald Craig Brierley, 47, electrician; wife, Kathleen Mary Fletcher Brierley. George James Higgins, 53, teacher at Highfield Priory School; wife, Diane Clark Dickinson Higgins.

RIDGECREST CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Nov. 13, 2005) President — Brent Richard Hedman, 45, division manager at Naval Air Warfare Center; succeeding Carl Watson Hall; wife, Tracy Irene Burnette Hedman. Counselors — Marlee Moffitt, 55, computer scientist at the Department of Navy; wife, Karen Lee Poetschlag Moffitt. William Mark Wonnacott, 41, general engineer at Naval Air Warfare Center; wife, Diane Davenport Wonnacott.

ROUND ROCK TEXAS STAKE: (Dec. 4, 2005) President — Kent Lee Huntsman, 44, associate vice president for development at Southwestern University; succeeding Howard J. Nicholas; wife, Linde Le Edgington Huntsman. Counselors — Gregory Norman Brown, 44, section leader at URS; wife, Marcia Lee Coulombe Brown. Daniel Lee Oldroyd, 40, marketing communications at Dell; wife, Michelle Leilani Kalauli Oldroyd.

SALT LAKE FOOTHILL STAKE: (Nov. 20, 2005) President — Stephen Romney Warner, 56, associate vice president for development at the University of Utah; succeeding Brent Davis Ward; wife, Elizabeth Engar Warner. Counselors — Roger James McConkie, 43, attorney at Prince & Yeates and Geldzahler; wife, Sara Lynn Fryer McConkie. Bradley Duane Carter, 48, financial advisor at Ameriprise Financial; wife, Loralynn Pannier Carter.

SAN SALVADOR EL SALVADOR LAYCO STAKE: (Sept. 20, 2005) President — Francisco Rodriguez L., 34, sales supervisor; succeeding Edwin Leonardo Rivera Herrera; wife, Xiomara Patricia Bonilla R. de Rodriguez. Counselors — Rene Zelada M., 39, teacher at Guadalupano College; wife, Roxana Ivette Gomez D. de Zelada. Ricardo Montepeque P., 47, administrator at Reyser; wife, Dora Elizabeth Marinero de Montequepe.

SANTA FE ARGENTINA NORTH STAKE: (Oct. 16, 2005) President — Ernesto Osmar Duran L., 48, salesman; succeeding Juan Jose Levrino; wife, Norma Beatriz Peloso M. de Duran. Counselors — Oscar Dario Abalos, 39, mechanic; wife, Claudia Marcela Fuyano L. de Abalos. Luis Luciano Juarez M., 48, clerical at the Education Ministry; wife, Adriana Patricia Cocerez G. de Juarez.

SPRINGFIELD MISSOURI SOUTH STAKE: (Nov. 20, 2005) President — Brian Kay Chandler, 43, clinical psychologist at Chandler Psychological Services; succeeding Stanley Dale Petersen; wife, Susan Rose Chandler. Counselors — Owen Louis Allphin, 39, veterinarian at Allphin Veterinary Clinic; wife, Irma Alicia Barnes Allphin. James Butman Wilber, 51, drapery installer; wife, Pauline Jane Johnson Wilber.

STOCKHOLM SWEDEN STAKE: (Nov. 20, 2005) President — Sven Ingemar Nyman, 54, director of sports for the Swedish Golf Federation; succeeding Hans Gosta Styrbjorn Korlof; wife, Gerd Gunnel Louise Hedqvist Nyman. Counselors — Carl Johan Ivar Strandman, 38, jurist; wife, Anna Cecilia Nyberg Strandman. Sven Anders Mikael Karlsson, 32, PhD candidate at the Stockholm University; wife, Veronica Elisabeth Jakobsen Karlsson.