Learn about the new California Oakland/San Francisco Mission leaders
This article was contributed by a local member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The views expressed may not represent the views and positions of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. For the Church's official site, visit churchofjesuschrist.org.
By Church News Staff, Church News
The following new mission president and companion have been called to serve by the First Presidency. They began their service in April.
James D. Lash, 61, and Martha A. Lash, five children, Lake Minneola Ward, Leesburg Florida Stake: California Oakland/San Francisco Mission, succeeding President Darrin J. Kasteler and Sister Jennie Kasteler. Brother and Sister Lash are serving as senior missionaries in the California Oakland/San Francisco Mission. Brother Lash is a former stake president, bishop, high councilor, ward mission leader, stake JustServe specialist and seminary teacher. He was born in East Cleveland, Ohio, to Richard Earl Lash and Anne Ruth Green.
Sister Lash is a former stake Young Women president, ward Relief Society president, ward Young Women presidency counselor, Sunday School teacher and seminary teacher. She was born in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, to Carl William Anderson and Naomi Fawn Campbell