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NEW MISSION PRESIDENTS

Six more mission presidents have been called by the First Presidency. The mission presidents and their wives will begin their service about July 1. The new mission presidents and where they will serve are:

David M. Brown, 56, Idaho Boise Mission; Plymouth 1st Ward, Minneapolis Minnesota Stake; stake president; former stake president and counselor, high councilor, stake Young Men president, bishop, and teacher development director; vice president and corporate officer for Network Systems Corporation; received bachelor's degree from the University of Utah and mini-master of business administration degree from College of St. Thomas; born in Elmo, Utah, to Earl D. and Afton A. Brown; married MelRae Bateman, four children. She is Relief Society spiritual living teacher and ward music chairman; former stake Relief Society president's counselor, Relief Society president and counselor, Young Women president and adviser, activities committee chairman, and Relief Society teacher; received bachelor's degree in elementary education from the University of Utah; born in Murray, Utah, to Noal Cushing and Beth Thompson Bateman.Duane R. Bullough, 62, Germany Hamburg Mission; Murray 28th Ward, Murray Utah Parkway Stake; executive secretary; former high councilor, stake Sunday School president's counselor, bishop, high priests group leader, seventies quorum president, Young Men president, Sunday School president's counselor and teacher, and missionary in the West German Mission; retired bank vice president; attended the University of Utah, the University of Arizona and the University of Colorado; born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to David Vernon and Augusta Marie Rueckert Bullough; married Gladene Burrell, six children. She is a former member of the stake Relief Society board, stake Young Women board, stake missionary, Young Women president's counselor and teacher, Relief Society homemaking leader and chorister, Primary and Sunday School teacher; attended Westminster College; born in Salt Lake City to Alfred Jr. and Alene G. Miller Burrell.

Sterling D. Colton, 66, Canada Vancouver Mission; Potomac South Ward, Washington D.C. Stake; temple sealer and assistant high priests group leader; former mission president's counselor, stake president's counselor, stake missionary, bishop and counselor, high priests group leader, seventies quorum president, elders quorum president, branch president, and servicemen's area coordinator; senior vice president, general counsel, vice chairman and director of Marriott International; received bachelor's degree in banking and finance from the University of Utah and law degree from Stanford University; born in Vernal, Utah, to Hugh Wilkens and Marguerite Maughan Colton; married Eleanor Ricks, four children. She is a member of the activities committee; former chairman of the women's international committee, Relief Society president and counselor, Young Women president and teacher, Primary president's counselor and teacher, seminary teacher, Junior Sunday School coordinator, nursery leader, Relief Society teacher, and Sunday School teacher; received bachelor's degree in elementary education from the University of Utah; born in Rexburg, Idaho, to Thomas Emerson and Anne Hutchings Ricks.

Karl R. Koerner, 51, Taiwan Taichung Mission; Northwood Ward, Logan Utah Cache Stake; high councilor; former stake president's counselor, bishop and counselor, clerk, and Sunday School president; dentist; received bachelor's degree in zoology and chemistry and master's degree in education from Utah State University, and dental degree from the University of Washington; born in Preston, Idaho, to Karl Leroy and Irene Lillian Johnson Koerner; married Carol Diane Raymond, six children. She is stake Relief Society president's counselor; former stake Young Women president's counselor, Sunday School chorister and teacher, Young Women adviser, music chairman and choir director, and Primary president's counselor; received bachelor's degree in education from Utah State University; born in Port Townsend, Wash., to George Frank and Reta Mae Hansen Raymond.

Randall K. Lunt, 44, Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Mission; Lakeview 6th Ward, Orem Utah Lakeview Stake; stake Young Men president's counselor; former bishop and counselor, Young Men president's counselor, executive secretary, teachers quorum adviser, and missionary in the Brazil North Mission; seminary principal; received bachelor's degree in pre-med and master's degree in education from BYU; born in Safford, Ariz., to Irl and Erma Ray Lunt; married Joan Louise Larsen, eight children. She is music chairman and a Sunday School teacher; former Young Women president, Laurel adviser, Relief Society and Primary president, and organist; received bachelor's degree from BYU; born in Salt Lake City to Clyde Harold and Katherine Louise Lee Larsen.

Frank E. Wagstaff, 57, Pennsylvania Philadelphia Mission; Spokane 18th Ward, Spokane Washington East Stake; regional representative; former stake president, high councilor, bishop and counselor, and Young Men president; business vice president and co-owner; received bachelor's degree in ceramic engineering from University of Washington and doctorate in ceramic engineering from the University of Utah; born in Salt Lake City to George Brinton and Laura Elizabeth Everton Wagstaff; married Jane Devey, six children. She is a family history consultant; former stake Relief Society board member, activities committee chairman, Relief Society president and counselor, Young Women president, sports and camp director; attended the University of Utah; born in American Fork, Utah, to Albert Melvin and Zetta Fugate Devey.