A new mission president and companion have been called to serve by the First Presidency. They will begin their service in September.
Robert H. Newman, 57, and Sherry Hyre Newman, five children, New Smyrna Beach Ward, DeLand Florida Stake: West Virginia Charleston Mission, succeeding President Michael J. Lindhardt and Sister Cami L. Lindhardt. Brother Newman is a temple sealer and high councilor and a former stake president, high councilor, bishop, ward mission leader and ward Young Men president. He was born in Sanford, Florida, to Robert Aaron Newman and Winona Newman.
Sister Newman is a temple ordinance worker and a former stake and ward Young Women president, ward Relief Society president and presidency counselor, ward Primary president, EFY instructor and seminary teacher. She was born in Bedford, Pennsylvania, to E. Wayne Hyre and Trudie Claycomb Hyre.