Read about these new stake presidents who were recently called

New stakes

A new stake has been created from the Calgary Alberta Bow River, Calgary Alberta Confederation Park, Calgary Alberta Fish Creek, Calgary Alberta Foothills, Calgary Alberta and Calgary Alberta West stakes. The Calgary Alberta YSA Stake, which consists of the Brentwood YSA, Carburn Park YSA, Edworthy Park YSA, Highland Park YSA, Pine Creek YSA and Priddis Valley YSA wards, was created by Elder Wilford W. Andersen, General Authority Seventy, and Elder James E. Evanson, an Area Seventy.

CALGARY ALBERTA YSA STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Douglas Haruo Takahashi, 60, channel manager, Arrow ECS Canada; wife, Judith Eileen Anderson Takahashi. Counselors — Richard Thomas Cuckow, 54, sales manager, Mr. Paintball; wife, Mary Lee Lundrigan Cuckow. Kevin Michael James, 52, owner, Alliance Food; wife, Kim Denise MacKintosh James.

A new stake has been created from the Fairview Philppines and Novaliches Philippines stakes. The Camarin Philppines Stake, which consists of the Bagong Silang 1st, Bagong Silang 2nd, Camarin 1st, Camarin 2nd and Sampaguita wards, was created by Elder Michael John Teh, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Mernard P. Donato, an Area Seventy.

CAMARIN PHILIPPINES STAKE: (May 12, 2019) President — Dick James de Couzman, 41, physician assistant, Oruelo Clinic; wife, Sherryl Torio Fabros de Couzman. Counselors — Eddie Tegio Feliciano, 50, president, Gined Building Solutions Inc.; wife, Gina Pasia Arcega. Jorge Henry Denay Macaballug, 54, sales manager, Fenestram; wife, Elanor Artiga de Leon Macaballug.

Reorganized stakes

ANTANANARIVO MADAGASCAR MANKAMBAHINY STAKE: (April 28, 2019) President — Maminiaina T. Adriarimalala, 37, Self-Reliance manager for the Church; succeeding Ifanomezana Rasolondraibe; wife, Lomsoa Hanitriniaina. Counselors — Nomenjanahary H. Ravoninjatovo, 31, pastry chef; wife, Volahasina Calire Ravaoarisoa. Solofonantenaina H. Randrianirinaniarivo, 34, mission office assistant and contractor; wife, Miora Panomezantsoa Rambeloson.

BENONI SOUTH AFRICA STAKE: (April 28, 2019) President — Brendan Lee McAravey, 53, regional director, Citrix; succeeding Glenn M. Holmes; wife, Charlene Theresa Fourie McAravey. Counselors — Theodore Phillip Dichabe Moatlhodi, 48, welfare manager for the Church; wife, Janet Mamsie Andrews Moatlhodi. Kasigo Kentridge Seleka, 34, CEO, Kent Low Energy; wife, Sthembile Seleka.

BRAZIL MANAUS CIDADE NOVA STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — José Lima Lira, 56, supervisor, OL de C Lira; succeeding Jhonatha Da Costa Samento; wife, Odilene Lima de Castro Lira. Counselors — Jaime Fortes Lima, 51, micro businessman; wife, Wendy Cruz de Souza. José Sérgio Alves Pinheiro dos Santos, 39, workplace safety technician, Grupo Chibatão; wife, Isabel Cristina de Assis Santos.

CRESTWOOD KENTUCKY STAKE: (May 19, 2019) President — Eric David Bednar, 43, orthodontist; succeeding A. Arthur Day; wife, Francine Ruby Cole Bednar. Counselors — Richard Gordon Johnson, 55, quality specialist, Dow Chemical; wife, Kathleen Patricia Luker Johnson. Jeremy Paul Call, 44, program manager, Sonoco; wife, Jill Marie Arave Call.

EUGENE OREGON STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Brant Lawrence Cooper, 51, medical doctor, OB/GYN, private practice; succeeding Warren W. Barnes; wife, Amber Lyn Iverson Cooper. Counselors — Lance James Giles, 55, employee, Lane Regional Air Protection Agency; wife, Miriam Leigh Coulter. Brian Scott McCasline, 48, director, South Lane School District; wife, Carrie Louise Hibben McCasline.

FAIRVIEW PHILPPINES STAKE: (May 12, 2019) President — Dave Advincula Aquino, 56, seminaries and institutes director, coordinator; succeeding Noel P. Solancho; wife, Maria Fema Gines Soliman Aquino. Counselors — Hubert Dysoco Mangrobang, 55, warehouseman, National Kidney Institute; wife, Flordeliza Caibigan Cosme Mangrobang. Aldrich Andrew Babatio Araza, 31, supervisor, Church's area presidency; wife, Ira Kamyl Baul Araza.

GRANADA SPAIN STAKE: (May 12, 2019) President — Elio Guillermo López Aguilar, 36, software engineer, NTEST Inc.; succeeding Thoma Hänni; wife, Irene Montoya Preto. Counselors — Salvador Claros Ruiz, 51, driver, machinery transportation; wife, Maria Teresa Villalon Ibancos. Antonio Julio Corrado, 56, employee, Albahari Inversiones; wife, Mirta Noemi Juarez Corrado.

GUAYANA VENZUELA STAKE: (May 12, 2019) President — José Ignacio Vera Freites, 49, security guard, UNEXPO; succeeding Francisco J. Villarroel; wife, Rosa Robertina Sifontes Mujica. Counselors — Dennys Wilfredo Marquez Gomez, 38, seminaries and institutes coordinator; wife, Karen Yohana Leal de Marquez. Andrés José Moffi Lista, chemical analyst, FMO; wife, Geomelis Margarita Ortega de Moffi.

HONG KONG CHINA TOLO HARBOUR STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Wai Kay Chan, 57, works supervisor, Hatza Supplies Department; succeeding Alan C. K. Cheung; wife, Au Mi Ching. Counselors — Po Sang Chan, 60, director, self-owned business; wife, Yin Yin Ginny Fong. Lai King Chan, 32, temple assistant recorder; wife, Chin Yee Yip.

MEXICO CITY PARAISO STAKE: (Feb. 24, 2019) President — Aureliano Castillo Castillo, 52, table maker; succeeding Alberto Tavera Lozada; wife, Leticia Panohaya Ascención. Counselors — Chimeo Rubino Guzman, 52, manager, Roa Discutos; wife, Hortensia Castro Juarez. Saúl Sánchez Martínez, 48, promoter, Iztapalapa City Hall; wife, Sara Ahuacatitan Farias.

PRESTON IDAHO SOUTH STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Brett Weston Stuart, 47, president and owner, Global Agritrends; succeeding Blair L. Waldron; wife, Amanda Ann Romney Stuart. Counselors — Richard D Nelson, 42, sales manager, Valley Implement; wife, Krystal Jean Baumgartner Nelson. Judd John Austin, 38, region president, Lewiston State Bank; wife, Kathryn Lynn Wadsworth Austin.

SANDY UTAH CRESCENT SOUTH STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Lincoln Lee Peters, 51, owner, Sunrise Property Maintenance; succeeding Robert M. Ekblad; wife, Kristine Marie Shirts Peters. Counselors — Michael John Wikstrom, 63, sales vice president, Networked Insurance Agents; wife, Shannon Borg Wikstrom. David Cyril Duffin, 61, director, Applied Materials; wife, Kathy Jo Zollinger Duffin.

TACANA PERU ARIAS ARAGUEZ STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Sergio Alfredo León Gutiérrez, 43, administrator, Clinica Arias Aragüez; succeeding Jesus E. Salguero; wife, Brigitte Rose Mary Valdivia Lira. Counselors — Freddy Óscar Chipana Mamani, 52, self-employed; wife, Evita Yonilda Llanqui Choquehuanca. Román Edilberto Quispe Pauro, 50, promoter, Caja Arequipa; wife, Zari Augusta Ascue Alcázar.

TUPELO MISSISSIPPI STAKE: (March 24, 2019) President — Eric Clay Stevens, 45, self-employed, CRNA; succeeding Gary W. Pettus; wife, Carrie Ann Nebeker Stevens. Counselors — Matthew Lamar Westcott, 38, sales employee, Southern Tire Mart; wife, Jennifer Elizabeth Spiers. Benjamin Denmark Jensen, 43, squadron commander, Air Force; wife, Amya Roberts Jensen.

WENATCHEE WASHINGTON STAKE: (April 28, 2019) President — Patrick Alan Bucknum, 48, CEO, Community Clinic Contracting Network; succeeding Hal C. Hunsaker; wife, Deborah Cheryl Griffith Bucknum. Counselors — Brandon J Child, 43, podiatrist; wife, Emily Dickson Child. David Scott Burnett, 61, owner, orchardist; wife, Cynthia Rae Fromm Burnett.

WINDSOR COLORADO STAKE: (May 5, 2019) President — Douglas Alan Epperson, 57, pharmaceutical sales, Abbvie; succeeding Michael J. Houghton; wife, Laura Beth Phelps Epperson. Counselors — Daniel Paul Seegmiller, 45, superintendent of schools, Weld RE-4 School District; wife, Mary Shereece Turner Seemiller. Rawson Derek Child, 46, support engineer, CA Tech, Brandcom; wife, Katherine Patrice Kubie Child.