A new stake has been created in Idaho.
The Meridian Idaho North Stake, which includes the Bristol Heights, Centennial, DeMeyer Park, Eagle 4th, Hickories and Hobble Creek wards, has been created by Elder F. Melvin Hammond, of the Seventy.
Elsewhere stakes have been reorganized in Fiji, Mexico and Peru, and in Idaho, Maryland and Utah.
MERIDIAN IDAHO NORTH STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) Created from the Eagle Idaho Stake. President — Ronald L. Clark, 62, general manager for Hawkins-Smith Inc.; wife, Bonnie Kay Bliss Clark. Counselors — Randall W. Leavitt, 48, managing partner for Leavitt, Christensen & Co.; wife, Karyl Ann Kahn Leavitt. Terry W. Call, 51, institute director for Church Educational System; wife, Cynthia Gay Kimball Call.
CHIHUAHUA MEXICO STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — Aaron Chavez C., 35, regional coordinator for Church Educational System; succeeding Juan Alberto Espinosa Villegas; wife, Araceli Flores V. de Chavez. Counselors — Enrique Paredes P., 53, owner of Resta International; wife, Carolina Ortiz R. de Paredes. Horacio Rodriguez L., 38, legal consultant for state government; wife, Elvira Sibaja J. de Rodriguez.
COLUMBIA MARYLAND STAKE: (Jan. 7, 2001) President — Clarence E. Johnson, 61, chief information technology officer for Optical Capital Group; succeeding C. Brent Bargeron; wife, Dana Carolyn Morris Johnson. Counselors — Dwayne R. Buxton, 61, deputy administrator for ARS-USDA; wife, Mary Barbara Cowan Baxton. Erwin P. Schoeny Jr., 56, engineering supervisor for Northrop Grumman; wife, Heather Belle Johnson Schoeny.
EAGLE IDAHO STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — James R. McCauley, 54, president and owner of Container & Packaging; succeeding Ronald L. Clark; wife Arlene Fielding McCauley. Counselors — Galan R. Merrill, 52, owner and manager of Merrill's Egg Farm; wife, Nancy Cheney Merrill. Terrill D. Howard, 62, agent and district manager for Massachusetts Mutual Life; wife, Charlotte Ann Cook Howard.
LIMA PERU LA MOLINA STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — Luis Enrique Zegarra J., 40, manager for S & L Industries; succeeding Abel Telesforo Gonzales Rebaza; wife, Carmen Rosa Marcelo R. de Zegarra. Counselors — Manuel Fernando Belaunde S., 45, institute director for Church Educational System; wife, Maruja Gomez G. de Belaunde. Orlando Handa V., 37, real estate supervisor for Church area office; wife, Leila Tatiana Tirado L. de Handa.
POCATELLO IDAHO STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — Robert E. Chambers, 39, interim director of public works for City of Pocatello; succeeding Kert W. Howard; wife, Robin Sue Christensen Chambers. Counselors — Kenneth W. Stucki, 43, claims representative for Farmers Insurance Group; wife, Julie Stringham Stucki. Randall L. Cook, 46, director of planning for AMI Semiconductor; wife, Joanne Marie Jenks Cook.
SUVA FIJI NORTH STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — Tipo Tivao Solomone, 44, administrative director for Church Educational System; succeeding Josefa N. T. Sokia; wife, Armine Kaualani Beregau Solomone. Counselors — Ram Narayan, 42, teacher for Church Educational System; wife, Padma Devi Nair Narayan. Sikeli Nawatu, 43, maintenance worker for Church Educational System; wife, Ivamere Naveilevu Nawatu.
WEST JORDAN UTAH MOUNTAIN SHADOWS STAKE: (Jan. 21, 2001) President — Preston R. Schulthies, 41, service manager for Edison Source; succeeding James E. Butler; wife, Sheryl Ann Wolfgramm Schulthies. Counselors — Roger P. Evans, 36, vice president and general manager of Cephalon Inc.; wife, Kristi D. Dockstader Evans. Aaron J. Jackman, 38, senior financial analyst for Church; wife, Kathleen Beagley Jackman.