Three new stakes have been created.
Atotonilco Mexico Stake, which includes the Atitalaquia, Atotonilco, Conejos 1st, Conejos 2nd, El Cerrito, Gazelem and Huehuetoca wards, has been created by Elder Craig C. Christensen of the Seventy.
Natal Brazil Pajucara Stake, which includes the Redinha Branch and the Boa Esperanca, Nova Natal, Nova Republica, Pajucara, Parque das Dunas wards, has been created by Elder Walter F. Gonzalez of the Seventy.
Sao Paulo Brazil Cumbica Stake, which includes the Bom Clima, Cumbica, Jardim Presidente Dutra, Nova Cidade, Pimentas and Vila Florida wards, has been created by Elder Mervyn B. Arnold of the Seventy.
ATOTONILCO MEXICO STAKE: (Feb. 25, 2007) Created from the Mexico City Cuautitlan and Tula Mexico stakes. President Javier Tovar B., 43, academic coordinator at Benemerito de las Americas; wife, Sandra Colin S. de Tovar. Counselors — Joaquin Tovar T., 42, general manager at Tractorpartes y Lubricantes; wife, Olivia Noriz C. de Tovar. Ricardo Trueba R., 46, business owner; wife, Alicia Sanchez M. de Trueba.
NATAL BRAZIL PAJUCARA STAKE: (Dec. 3, 2006) Created from the Natal Brazil Potengi Stake. President Edelson Silvestre de Lima, 47, electrician at Versatil Motores; wife, Deilda Moraes de Sobral Lima. Counselors — Leandro Pereira do Nascimento, 35, manager at SOS Maintenance; wife, Vanuzia Queiroz Santos do Nascimento. Wismark da Fonseca Ribeiro, 30, manager at Posto 2002 Sul; wife, Katia Andressa Macedo de Oliveira Ribeiro.
SAO PAULO BRAZIL CUMBICA STAKE: (March 11, 2007) Created from the Sao Paulo Brazil Guarulhos and Sao Paulo Brazil Jacana stakes. President Jose Luis da Silva, 30, commercial supervisor at Metalloys & Chemicals; wife, Amanda do Nascimento Silva. Counselors — Joaldo Cosmo da Silva, 47, accountant at Societe Air France; wife, Quiteria Josefa dos Santos Silva. Sebastiao Duarte de Oliveira, 44, teacher at State Department of Education; wife, Maria do Socorro Maciel de Oliveira.
BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY 4TH (STUDENT SINGLE) STAKE: (March 11, 2007) President Tracy Thayne Ward, 48, regional director of QC Holdings, succeeding Rand Hugh Packer; wife, Kristin Marie Boyenger Ward. Counselors — Jeffrey Guy Jones, 47, research director at Corporate Executive Board; wife, Laura Ann Lowe Jones. Bradley Ray Wilcox, 47, associate professor at Brigham Young University; wife, Deborah G. Gunnell Wilcox.
DANLI HONDURAS STAKE: (Feb. 25, 2007) President Bernave Gilberto Rosales C., 32, transportation business, succeeding Denis Antonio Rodriguez; wife, Issis Yadira Aranda F. de Rosales. Counselors — Jonas Elias Rojas F. 39, salesman at Comercial La Union; wife, Nimia Aurora Hernandez Rojas. Francisco Adonaldo Avilez O., 26, employed at HATSA; wife, Gloria Isabel Sosa P. de Avilez.
OGDEN UTAH STAKE: (Feb. 25, 2007) President Shaun Scott Myers, 48, funeral director of Myers Mortuary, succeeding Louis Clifford Goff; wife, Elsa Maria Christina Lonn Myers. Counselors — Blake W. Wilkinson, 53, self-employed; wife, Jolene Corkey Wilkinson. Scott Bradford Kapple, 46, general manager at Evans Corp.; wife, Tracy Erickson Kapple.
PUEBLA MEXICO LA LIBERTAD STAKE: (Dec. 10, 2006) President Ruben Leyva C., 40, business owner, succeeding Rodolfo Becerra M.; wife, Yesika Angelina Lopez V. de Leyva. Counselors — Marco Antonio Perez T., 45, Church employee; wife, Riccera Concepcion Tellez B. de Perez. Salomon Moreno R., 30, business owner; wife, Martha Ramirez S. de Moreno.
SALT LAKE HUNTER STAKE: (March 4, 2007) President Jeffrey DeMarr Meservy, 41, Church Educational System seminary teacher, succeeding Lynn G. Erickson; wife, Gay Lorinda Mitchell Meservy. Counselors — Carl Wesley Coombs, 49, Church facility manager; wife, Lorna Dee Gorringe Coombs. Dennis Nordfelt Jr., 40, Church physical facilities; wife, Marcelle Cheshire Nordfelt.
SEOUL KOREA GANGSEO STAKE: (Feb. 25, 2007) President Kwang Joon Lee, 54, president of an academy, succeeding Jung Kwon Kil; wife, Sook Jeong Lee. Counselors — In Ho Lee, 48, business owner and president; wife, Jung Hyun Park Lee. Sang Rae Lee, 47, president of The English Language School; wife, Hyun Hee Jung Lee.