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ATLANTA GEORGIA STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — Fred Antioni Parker III, 44, business analyst; succeeding William Wallace Maycock; wife, Lina Ofeila Malolo Parker. Counselors — Jack Eugene Beals, 56, director at Bellsouth Corp.; wife, Karolyn Kay Blackburn Beals. Harry Eugene Schmid, retained.

BARRANQUILLA COLOMBIA EL CARMEN STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — William Lechuga Carretero, 47, professor of natural sciences; succeeding Jose Manuel de Moya Blanco; wife, Lilia Esther Espinosa Roa de Lechuga. Counselors — William Jose Calle Rojas, retained. Armando Ignacio Cuberos de Laytz, retained.

BOGOTA COLOMBIA CIUDAD JARDIN STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — Nestor Eduardo Contreras Moreno, 44, Church records employee; succeeding Carlos Arturo Ospina Moron; wife, Martha Liliana Muneton de Contreras. Counselors — Franklyn Montoya Garcia, 36, senior engineer for the Church; wife, Nubia Esperanza Rodriguez Vasquez de Montoya. Luis Orlando Castro Florido, 42, contractor; wife, Adaljosa Garzon Baron de Castro.

BOGOTA COLOMBIA EL DORADO STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Ruben Dario Torres Rios, 44, CES area director; succeeding Carlos Heberto Vega Ortiz; wife, Maria Helena Sanchez Millan de Torres. Counselors — John Jairo Gallego Infante, retained. Carlos Alberto Gaviria Bautista, 36, CES regional coordinator; wife, Esther Delgado Marquez de Gaviria.

FONTANA CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Michael Robert Sears, 49, insurance agent; succeeding Hal Dee Heywood; wife, Julie Jennalyn Bourgeous Sears. Counselors — Andrew Todd Miller, 42, information technology director at Amerisource Bergen Corp.; wife, Kimberly Kaye Clark Miller. Aaron Todd Rogers, retained.

GILMER TEXAS STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — Tedd Barton Austin, 45, service manager at H.M. Dodd Motor Co.; succeeding Evan Grover Nielsen; wife, Veronica Rosalia Jimenez Austin. Counselors — Douglas G Kirkham, 50, controller at Pilgrims Pride Corp.; wife, Mauna Miller Kirkham. Wesley Alton Bishop, 57, dentist; wife, Kathleen Krueger Bishop.

IDAHO FALLS IDAHO LINCOLN STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Mark Russell Fuller, 45, attorney; succeeding Chad Wayne Dance; wife, Jacqueline Ruth Parry Fuller. Counselors — Travis Clark Johnson, 48, partner at Agri-business; wife, Kathryn Ann Johnston Johnson. Alan Ray Cooper, 48, dentist; wife, Sandra Lynn Oswald Cooper.

MAGNA UTAH EAST STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — James Blythe Moyes Jr., 52, advertising sales manager at DexMedia; succeeding Jeffrey Lynn Maddy; wife, Jill Baird Moyes. Counselors — Randy B Martin, 54, quality control inspector at Loveridge Machine Co.; wife, Debra Riley Martin. John William Huber, 37, attorney; wife, Lori Ann Clayton Huber.

MANTA ECUADOR STAKE: (Jan. 30, 2005) President — Lider Ramon Luna Anchundia, 29, inspector; succeeding Wilson Marino Chinga Holguin; wife, Sara Lucia Macias Sanchez de Luna. Counselors — Alfonso David Ayuso Delgado, 28, construction technician; wife, Grace Maria Ferrin Bravo de Ayuso. Richard Alberto Parrales Zambrano, 33, electrical technician; wife, Mayra Mercedes Quiroz Sanchez de Parrales.

MILILANI HAWAII STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Dennis Chai Han Kim, 58, financial consultant; succeeding George Edward Parkhurst; wife, Linda Chiang Ling-chuan Kim. Counselors — Owen Hitoshi Matsunaga, 49, attorney; wife, Karen Kim Watanabe Matsunaga. Gary Donnell Frederick, 58, professor at BYU-Hawaii; wife, Sandra L. Deppen Frederick.

PALOS VERDES CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — Maurice Man-Ho Lam, 55, physician; succeeding Gordon Michael Finnigan; wife, Elizabeth Wai-Yin Wong Lam. Counselors — Robert Edward Whitesides, 46, general counsel for GME Solutions; wife, Michelle LaRene Rowley Whitesides. Lewis Van Winkle Peterson, 68, retired high school teacher; wife, Elizabeth Ann Gordon Peterson.

PEORIA ARIZONA NORTH STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Gary Wesley Wagner, 46, CFO and owner of Pete King Corp.; succeeding Lloyd Sherman Price; wife, Lori Smith Wagner. Counselors — Scott Ronald Richardson, 40, physical therapist; wife, Suzanne Gardner Richardson. Cory Dean Farley, 36, attorney; wife, Jennifer Joanne Skonnard Farley.

POCATELLO IDAHO CENTRAL STAKE: (Jan. 30, 2005) President — John Brent Coray, 50, owner of Air-Alum; succeeding Don Jesse Gilbert; wife, Deborah Selman Coray. Counselors — John Richard Cuoio, 54, school psychologist; wife, Suzanne Carlson Cuoio. Merrill Winter Jones, 48, category manager at Associated Food Stores; wife, Alice Marie Hatch Jones.

ST. GEORGE UTAH MORNINGSIDE STAKE: (Jan. 30, 2005) President — Ray Stayner Richards, 47, physician; succeeding Keith Ray Reber; wife, Janette Farnsworth Richards. Counselors — Koyle J Schwartz, 53, imaging department manager for IHC; wife, Susan Carol Dunkley Schwartz. William Tolley Graff, 57, physician; wife, Ann Karen Pugmire Graff.

SALT LAKE PARLEYS STAKE: (Jan. 9, 2005) President — Kent Hales Cannon, 48, president and CEO of Beneficial Financial Group; succeeding David Miles Holman; wife, Laurie Ann Harris Cannon. Counselors — Charles Wallace Sorenson Jr., 53, physician; wife, Sharee Bunker Sorenson. Peter Hans Barth, 47, group vice president at Smiths Food & Drug; wife, Heather Irene Hall Barth.

SAN LUIS OBISPO CALIFORNIA STAKE: (Jan. 23, 2005) President — Kenneth Clyde Scott, 59, professor and chair of agribusiness and California Polytechnic State University; succeeding Stephen Rich Nelson; wife, Kayleen Moore Scott. Counselors — Kim Ray Kunz, 47, financial adviser and owner of an elderly care facility; wife, Melodie Dawn Toomey Kunz. Joseph Lamont Ririe, 44, vice president and partner of Pavement Engineering Inc.; wife, Deanne Caldwell Ririe.

SOUTH OGDEN UTAH STAKE: (Jan. 16, 2005) President — Bruce Dean Jardine, 48, president of Lynn Woodward Electric; succeeding Roy Edward Stuart; wife, Diane Woodward Jardine. Counselors — Robert Bruce Hoggan, 61, retired; wife, Lynda Orrock Hoggan. John Stanley Friden, 57, physician; wife, Peggy Parsons Friden.