From Côte d'Ivoire to Idaho and Utah to Chile, the First Presidency has called 16 new stake presidents to serve in stakes around the world.
Anonkoua Cote D’lvoire Stake:
(Sept. 10, 2017) President — Ali Badara Serce Traore, 40, department head, Mosaid Telcom; wife, Baly Agathe Kaloto. Counselors — Jean Marie Soman Toto, 45, communications manager, SARL Gonan; wife, Veronique Kouame Affoue. Didler Yobo, 45, heavy truck driver; wife, N’Guessan Ouffoué Fabiola Kouame.
Guayaquil Ecuador Fortin Stake:
(Sept. 3, 2017) President — Enrique Patricio Arevalo Naranjo, 41, auto mechanic; wife, Mayra Soraya Maridueña Arana. Counselors — Rene Jonathan Merchán Pazmiño, 33, tailor; wife, Beatriz Mercedes Huilcapi Suqui. Oscar David Espinoza Meneses, 38, service technician; wife, Karina Elizabeth Contreras Pino.