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The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has called new mission presidents and companions for 144 missions worldwide. The new leadership couples will begin their three-year service in July. Their names and assignments are listed below. Four couples will be announced later.

With the summer opening of 36 new missions announced in November 2023, the Church will have the most missions in its history — 450 missions worldwide.

President Carl D. Vance and Sister Emily Vance, who have been presiding over the Nevada Las Vegas Mission since July 2023, are being reassigned to the new Nevada Henderson Mission, where they will serve until July 2026. Leaders of the other 35 new missions are included below (noted with an asterisk).

Links to the couples’ brief biographies and photos will be added as they are published in the Church News in the coming months. This list can be found anytime at the bottom right of the Newsroom home page under Popular Topics.

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