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New Mission Presidents-2013-1
19 January 2013
Yoon Hwan Choi and Bon Kyung Koo Choi
Yoon Hwan Choi, 55, and Bon Kyung Koo Choi, three children, Eighteenth Ward, Salt Lake Ensign Stake. Elder Choi serves in the First Quorum of the Seventy and as an assistant executive director in the Temple Department of the Church. He is a former counselor in the Asia North Area presidency, Area Seventy, counselor in a mission presidency, stake president, bishop and missionary in the Korea Seoul and Korea Busan missions. Retired regional manager for temporal affairs, Corporation of the President. Born in Seoul, Korea, to Dong Hun Choi and Jeong Soon Lee.
Sister Choi is a former stake music chairman, ward Primary president, ward Young Women president, counselor in a ward Relief Society presidency and ward music director. Born in Seoul, Korea, to Ja Young Koo and Young Soon Lee.
Kazuhiko and Tazuko Yamashita
Kazuhiko Yamashita, 59, and Tazuko Tashiro Yamashita, six children, Tokyo 1st Ward, Tokyo Japan South Stake (English). Elder Yamashita serves in the First Quorum of the Seventy and as a member of the Asia North Area presidency. He is a former Area Seventy, counselor in a mission presidency, stake president, stake mission president, high councilor and bishop. Retired university professor. Born in Tokyo, Japan, to Kiyoshi Yamashita and Sadae Nakazawa.
Sister Yamashita is a former Stake Relief Society and Primary president, ward Primary president, counselor in a ward Relief Society presidency, welfare Church service missionary and stake missionary. Born in Miyazaki, Japan, to Kazuo Hazeyama and Aki Tasharo.