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June 2020

 

San Francisco Business Times (Print) San Francisco, CA – Meet the Influencers

 

Northern Nevada Business Weekly (Online) Reno, NV – People: Stephanie Brooks as operations manager at KPS3  

 

Casa Grande Dispatch (Online) Casa Grande, AZ – Villa receives CAC faculty honor

 

Battle Creek Shopper News (Print) Battle Creek, MI – KCC graduates caring for COVID-19 patients at BBC 

 

Mississippi Business Journal (Online) Flowood, MS – SBJ names surgery center administrator 

 

Rockford Register Star (Online) Rockford, IL – Rockford Lutheran School hires cheerleading coach 

 

The Paducah Sun (Online) Paducah, KY – Campbellsville honors Marshall teachers 

 

The Lexington Ledger (Online) Lexington County, SC – District announces new White Knoll High assistant principal    

 

The Sumter Item (Online) Sumter, SC – Murray selected as new Lakewood, AD   

 

Tennessee Tribune (Print) Nashville, TN – Ascend Federal Appoints Lipscomb Dean of Engineering to its Board 

 

Idaho Business Review (Online) Boise, ID – Monique Healey promoted to director of patient safety at West Valley Medical Center 

 

Tampa Bay Reporter (Online) St. Petersburg, FL – Wisconsin Woman Chosen to Head Hernando Human Resources Department

 

DJC Oregon (Online) Portland, OR – Gensler named Washington County chief IT officer 

 

Lehigh Valley Business (Online) Allentown, PA – NAI Summit names Jon Skekel senior property manager 

 

Hometown Life (Online) Novi, MI: Schoolcraft College selects three finalists in its presidency search    

 

Dot Med (Online) New York, NY – Ryan Smith 

 

Pacific Coast Business Times (Print) Santa Barbara, CA – Who’s Who in Banking & Finance   

Gorge Country Media (Online) The Dalles, OR – NWCSD Welcomes New CFO & Interim Principal    

 

The Alliance Review (Online) Alliance, OH – Megan Werner named Osnaburg Local Schools Rookie of the Year 

 

The Suncoast News (Online) Seminole, FL – Hernando County selects human resources director    

 

Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly (Online) Fort Wayne, IN – Huntertown woman delivers commencement speech after battle with cancer 

 

Toggle Magazine (Online) Portland, ME – Brad Hagg – Warsaw Community Schools 

 

The Walton Reporter (Print) Delhi, NY – Teacher/Coach Profile: Downsville’s Dustin Keesler 

 

Concord & Kannapolis Independent Tribune (Print) Concord, NC – Concord resident delivers commencement speech 

 

Henderson Daily Dispatch (Print) Henderson, NC – VGCC dean earns doctorate degree  

 

Sumter Item (Print) Sumter, SC – Murray selected as new Lakewood AD    

 

The Daily Chronicle (Online) Centralia, WA – McEntire, Blake Rematch In Election Race For District 19 State Rep. Position No. 2

 

My Rye (Online) Rye, NY – 17 Earn Tenure at Rye Schools 

 

Lehigh Valley Business (Print) Bethlehem, PA – Newsmakers 

 

KNIA-KRLS (Online) Pella, IA – New Pella Police Chief Named, Starts July 27th 

 

Suffolk News-Herald (Online) Suffolk, VA – New city HR director announced    

 

The Spokesman-Review (Online) Spokane, WA – As COVID-19 changes education systems, Washington school superintendent candidates push for local control 

 

The Daily Times (Online) Maryville, TN – Kagleys Chapel awards eight scholarships 

 

Penn State News (Online) University Park, PA – Hacker bootcamp: Alumnus creates cybersecurity experience for IST students   

 

eTurboNews (Online) – LGBT Meeting Professionals Association Elects New Board Chair

May 2020

Nevada Appeal (Online) Carson City, NV – Vice principal named at Carson City Empire Elementary

 

Item (Print) Clinton, MA – Kobus running for Clinton selectman

 

Nevada Business (Online) Henderson, NV  KPS3 Hires Stephanie Brooks as Operations Manager

 

Osage News (Online) Pawhuska, OK – Osage News Candidate Questionnaire – Mary Jo Kipp Pratt

 

Echo Pilot (Print) Greencastle, PA – Business News

 

Current (Online) Noblesville, IN – Honoring heroes: Nurses’ Week set for May 6-12

 

Post Register (Online) Idaho Falls, ID – First-year teachers adapt to big changes in the spring

 

Pensacola News Journal (Print) Pensacola, FL – On The Move

 

Los Angeles Sentinel (Online) Los Angeles, CA – Nurse Tierra Norman Helps Keep Pandemic Frontlines Strong

 

Butler Community College (Online) El Dorado, KS – Nursing Professor Selected for Kaplan Nursing Mentorship Program

 

Talley Management Group Inc. (Online) Mount Royal, NJ – Talley Management Group, Inc. Adds Virtual Meeting Expert to Team, Helping Client Partners Adjust Meeting Formats in Response to Impacts of COVID-19

 

ENX Magazine (Online) Glendale, CA – The Art of Success: Saluting the 2020 Difference Makers of the Imaging Technology World

 

Defense Visual Information Distribution Service Hub (Online) Atlanta, GA – SMC Specialty Engineer competes in Olympic trials

 

Music Row Magazine (Online) Nashville, TN – Sony/ATV Music Publishing Announces Two New Executive Hires

 

The Monett Times (Online) Monett, MO – New hires, assignments made in Monett school staff

 

Rocky Mount Telegram (Online) Rocky Mount, NC – NCC nursing grad helps fight pandemic  

 

Blueprint Magazine (Online) London, UK – Jonathan Overacker – Riverside Healthcare

 

Daily Times (Print) Salisbury, MD – Movers & Shakers

 

Missoulian (Online) Missoula, MT – Janet Coe: Nursing degree ‘opened up doors I didn’t know existed’

 

Post Register (Print) Idaho Falls, ID – First-year teachers adapt to big changes in the spring

 

EMS World (Online) Malvern, PA – American Paramedic Association Announces New Executive Director

 

The Islands’ Sounder (Online) Eastsound, WA – New Orcas School Board member

 

Inside INdiana Business (Online) Indianapolis, IN – Indiana Electric Cooperative Promotes Christenberry

 

The Monett Times (Print) Monett, MO – New hires, assignments made in Monett school staff

 

Post-Journal (Online) Jamestown, NY – On the Front Line

 

News & Press (Print) Darlington, SC – Trinity-Byrnes hires new volleyball coach

 

Daily Independent (Print) Ridgecrest, CA – Nursing Profiles | Ridgecrest Regional Hospital

 

East Idaho News (Online) Idaho Falls, ID – Three candidates seeking Bonneville, County Sheriff vote

 

Herald-Journal (Print) Spartanburg, SC – Nurse balances work and family during pandemic

 

Daily Times (Print) Salisbury, MD – Movers & Shakers; Wor-Wic names new instructor of nursing

 

Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (Online) Fairfield, NJ – HBA Houston Proudly Recognizes LaMiracle A. Christopher as an Honored Volunteer

 

EMS World (Online) Malvern, PA – When COVID-19 Hits Home: The Fine Line Between Fear and Caution

 

Jackson County Pilot (Online) Jackson, MN – Leading Huskies to state one of Eggink’s biggest coaching highlights

 

Cheney Free Press (Online) Cheney, WA –Nurse Profile: Bonnie E. DesJardin

 

U.S. Army Reserve (Online) Fort Bragg, NC – Space and Missile Systems Center engineer, Army Reserve Soldier competes in Olympic trials

 

Nisqually Valley News (Online) Yelm, WA – Meet the Candidates: Six Compete to Unseat County Commissioner Hutchings

 

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent (Online) Sun City, AZ – Omar Villa receives CAC faculty of the year award

 

San Francisco Business Times (Print) San Francisco, CA – Meet the Influencers

 

Northern Nevada Business Weekly (Online) Reno, NV – People: Stephanie Brooks as operations manager at KPS3

April 2020

The Business Journal (Print) Fresno, CA – The People on the Move

 

The Neshoba Democrat (Online) Philadelphia, MS – Hudson, daughter marking milestones

   

KCC Daily (Online) Battle Creek, MI – Nursing grad Alyssa Wilkerson is fighting on the front lines against coronavirus as a critical care nurse at Bronson Battle Creek

 

The Chattanoogan (Online) Chattanooga, TN – Matthew Sadler Announces Candidacy for Collegedale Commission

 

The Idaho Business Review (Print) Boise, ID – Promotions & Hires

 

Dayton Daily News (Print) Dayton, OH – Robbins joins Upper Valley Family

  

Regional Stewardship (Online) Richmond, KY – Bledsoe Hired as Director of Aviation Maintenance Academies

 

KONG-SEA (Television) Seattle, WA – Television interview with WGU graduate Madhuri Vegaraju

 

The News Gazette (Online) Winchester, IN – WCHS grad Shane Osting, two others to be honored by coaches’ group

 

The Star Press (Print) Muncie, IN – Rundown

 

The Twin-City News (Online) Batesburg, SC – Lexington Three celebrates recent staff appointments

 

Steamboat Pilot & Today (Online) Steamboat Springs, CO – Faces of the Frontlines: Caring for patients drives public health nurse in time of crisis

 

Harrisburg Regional Chamber (Online) Harrisburg, PA – F&M Trust Announces Three New Hires

 

Texas A&M Today (Online) College Station, TX – Texas A&M Announces New Director Of Information Technology For Student Affairs

 

Kokomo Perspective (Online) Kokomo, IN – IU Kokomo faculty earn promotions, tenure

 

Continental Realty Corporation (Online) Baltimore, MD –CRC Promotes Myran Townes to Assistant Community Manager of The Village Apartments

 

Inside Indiana Business (Online) Indianapolis, IN – FirstPerson Adds Two

 

Central Penn Business Journal (Print) Harrisburg, PA – Charles Getty

 

The Courier-Times (Print) New Castle, IN – Trojans’ Osting receives IBCA Administrator Award

 

Daily Inter Lake (Online) Kalispell, MT – Three candidates vie for two FVCC trustee positions

 

Echo Pilot (Print) Greencastle, PA – Business News   

 

Index-Journal (Online) Greenwood, SC – Four new assistant principals named to District 50

 

The Reporter (Print) Martinsville, IN – Three administrators receive awards from IBCA

 

Carson Now (Online) Carson City, NV – Carson City School District appoints new vice principal at Empire Elementary

 

News and Press (Online) Darlington, SC – Trinity-Byrnes hires new volleyball coach

March 2020

The Advocate (Online) New Orleans, LA – New Orleans, Baton Rouge area People in Business for March 1, 2020

 

Index-Journal (Online) Greenwood, SC – District 50 names Kathryn Benjamin next GHS principal

 

PopSugar (Online) – Why This Special Education Teacher Says Struggling in School Actually Made Her Better at Her Job

 

Inside Indiana Business (Online) – Lewis Wagner Names COO, Promotes Fulford

 

Strategy Girl (Online) New York, NY – Interview With Ashley Edwards, Brand Photographer and Girl Power Interviews Founder

 

The Index-Journal (Print) Greenwood, SC – District 50 names Kathryn Benjamin next GHS principal

 

The Paper (Online) Crawfordsville, IN – HHSB welcomes new commercial/ag loan officer Jeff Kiger

 

Toggle (Online) Portland, ME – Jonathan Judy – Tift County Schools

 

SGB Media (Online) Louisville, CO – Clarus Appoints EVP of Operations And Talent

 

Evansville Business (Print) Evansville, IN – Heritage Federal Credit Union hires

 

Memphis Medical News (Online) Memphis, TN – Dorothy Robinson and Shana Young Join HealthChoice

 

Dow Jones Newswires (Online) New York, NY – Press Release: Clarus Appoints Kelly Davis as Executive Vice President of Operations and Talent

 

Journal Review (Online) Crawfordsville, IN – Kiger joins HHSB as loan officer

 

The Newport Plain Talk (Print) Newport, TN – Mathis appointed Colonel Aide de Camp

 

Killeen Daily Herald (Print) Killeen, TX – Gov. Abbott appoints Temple woman to state rehabilitation council

 

Coeur d’Alene / Post Falls Press (Online) Coeur d’Alene, ID – Disease detectives to the rescue

 

Steelville Star – Crawford Mirror (Print) Steelville, MO – Breen is new nurse manager for Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital Med Surg/CCU

 

Idaho Business Review (Online) Boise, ID – Three join, two promoted at D.L. Evans Bank

 

Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick (Online) Indianapolis, IN – Trine University Hires New Director

 

The Pueblo Chieftain (Online) Pueblo, CO – Parkview nominates 3 for top nursing honor

 

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (Print) Minneapolis, MN – ‘We need to understand our clients and what drives their decision-making’

 

The Enterprise (Online) Salt Lake City, UT – Industry Briefs 3-30-20

February 2020

VEP Healthcare (Online) Concord, CA – VEP Healthcare welcomes Jamie Quinlan as new Director of Performance Improvement

 

Panhandle Post (Online) Alliance, NE – Year of the Nurse at BBGH: Janelle Trickler

 

The Newport Plain Talk (Online) Newport, TN – Mathis appointed Colonel Aide de Camp

 

The Dahlonega Nugget (Online) Dahlonega, GA – County commissioners aim to defend seats in election

 

Killeen Daily Herald (Online) Killeen, TX – Gov. Abbott appoints Temple woman to state rehabilitation council

 

Pine Bluff Commercial (Print) Pine Bluff, AR – Barraque Street Church elects new pastor

 

Duluth News-Tribune (Print) Duluth, MN – Essentia names new chief of Superior hospital

 

Kernersville News (Print) Kernersville, NC – Wanting the best

 

Whitman County Gazette (Online) Colfax, WA – Oakesdale alumni named Presidential Awardee by White House

 

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber (Online) Vashon, WA – Harbor School taps new leader

 

Kings Mountain Herald (Print) Kings Mountain, NC – Mongiello to speak at Broad River Geneology Society on February 9

 

The Browning School (Online) New York, NY – New Head of Lower School Announced

 

Butner-Creedmoor News (Print) Creedmoor, NC – VGCC deans recognized by N.C. State University

 

The Community Post (Online) Minster, OH – Franklin Madison Advisors Launches New Firm with XY Planning Network

 

The Journal (Online) Cortez, CO – Meet the City Council candidates, Part 1

 

Herald-News (Print) Joliet, IL – Joliet Chamber honors its ‘Great Teachers’

 

Dow Jones Newswires (Online) Chattanooga, TN – Miller Industries Announces Election Of Deborah Whitmire To Board Of Directors

 

Dow Jones Newswires (Online) Chattanooga, TN – Press Release: Miller Industries Announces Election of Deborah Whitmire To Board Of Directors

 

South Bend Tribune (Print) South Bend, IN – More Indiana adults finishing degrees

 

Mechanicsville Local (Print) Mechanicsville, VA – Montpelier resident chosen as VBPD executive director

 

Duluth News Tribune (Online) Duluth, MN – Essentia names new administrator for Superior hospital

 

Anna Smith Elementary School (Online) Wendover, UT – A look back at the 2019 Administrator of the Year

 

Biz New Orleans (Online) Lafayette, LA – Tulane Health Promotes Guidroz to Associate Chief Nursing Officer

 

Tooele County School District (Online) Tooele, UT – A look back at the 2019 Administrator of the Year

 

Ashland University News Center (Online) Ashland, OH – Eight AU faculty, administrators receive Academic Mentor Awards

 

The Reminder (Online) Hastings, MI – Family, volunteering and working to help senior citizens adds zest to Delton woman’s life

 

Citizen Tribune (Print) Morristown, TN – Cherity Hunt Whitesburg Elementary

 

Indianapolis Business Journal (Print) Indianapolis, IN – Back to the books

January 2020

The Hastings Banner (Online) Hastings, MI – Have you met?

 

The Pine Bluff Commercial (Online) Pine Bluff, AR – Barraque Street Church elects new pastor

 

Renton Reporter (Online) Federal Way, WA – Teachers of the Month for January

 

West Valley View (Print) Avondale, AZ – City of Avondale hires new Economic Development director

 

Henderson Daily Dispatch (Print) Henderson, NC – N.C. State University recognized two VGCC deans

 

BCTV (Online) Kutztown, PA – Northeast Berks Chamber announces Board Members & Officers

 

Eagle (Print) Reading, PA – Newsmakers

 

Celebrity Access Encore (Online) Nashville, TN – BBR Music Group/BMG Nashville Announces New Hires, Promotions

 

Castle Country Radio (Online) Price, UT – Lindsey Metelko Named Chief Nursing Officer at Castleview Hospital

 

Seniors Housing Business (Online) Windsor, CA – Oakmont Senior Living Names Mandy Curtis as Vice President of Health Services

 

New Hampshire Union Leader (Online) Manchester, NH – 40 Under Forty, Jason Nickola

 

The Tryon Daily Bulletin (Online) Tryon, NC –  "90 Years of Caring" 

 

The Enterprise (Print) Stuart, VA – Virginia Board for People with Disabilities selects Morgan as new executive director 

 

Pharos Tribune (Online) Logansport, IN – Logansport teacher to run for State Senate

 

River Journal (Online) Briarcliff Manor, NY – Phelps Hospital Appoints New Emergency Department Assistant Nurse Manage

 

Times Union Online (Online) Warsaw, IN – Fred-Smith Seeking Ind. Sen. D18 Seat 

 

Senior Living News (Online) Windsor, CA – Oakmont Senior Living names Curtis Vice President of Health Services

 

Ste. Genevieve Herald (Online) Ste. Genevieve, MO – Six Nominees Seeking Spots On County’s Extension Council 

 

McKnight’s Senior Living (Online) New York, NY – People in the news, Jan. 21

 

Independent-Messenger (Print) Emporia, VA – Morgan named executive director

 

City of Austin (Online) Austin, TX – Announcing the Interim Director for Austin Code 

 

The Enterprise (Online) Stuart, VA – Virginia Board for People with Disabilities selects Morgan as new executive director 

 

Pharos Tribune (Online) Logansport, IN – State Rep. Manning files for re-election

 

Metro (Online) Philadelphia, PA – How 3 Students Got an Education on the Cheap

 

IndiaWest (Online) San Leandro, CA – Career Briefs 

 

Utility Products (Online) Nashville, TN – Osmose to speak on wood distribution pole training at Utility Technology Foru

 

Chron (Online) Houston, TX – Business Roundups

 

The Daily Times (Print) Ottawa, IL – IVCC names new cybersecurity head 

 

Rochester Business Journal (Online) Rochester, NY – EFPR Group LLP

 

Dayton Daily News (Print) Dayton, OH – Dayton promotion

 

Lassen County Times (Online) Susanville, CA – Business Scene for the week of 1/7/20 

 

The Center for Faith and Community Health Transformation (Online) Chicago, IL – Meet Nilda and Ivette: Promoting the Health and Wellbeing of the Avondale Community

 

EdScoop (Online) Macomb, IL – Western Illinois University elevates interim CIO to permanent role 

 

Western Illinois University (Online) Macomb, IL – Slater Named Executive Director of University Technology/CIO

 

The Grayson County News-Gazette (Online) Leitchfield, KY – Health Department to address human trafficking

 

Enterprise (Print) Salt Lake City, UT – Industry Briefs 

 

Lewis Talk (Online) Chehalis, WA – Windermere Centralia Broker Spotlight: Lisa Conzatti

 

Tonica News (Online) Princeton, IL – IT professional hired to lead cybersecurity program 

 

The Southside Times (Online) Indianapolis, IN – Michael Maurice to serve as police chief of Beech Grove Police Department