Gina Case, a certified public accountant, has joined McFarren & Magnifico, as a manager.
Charles Steineker has joined Allen, Gibbs & Houlik as an associate in the tax department. Michelle Donovan has joined the assurance department at AGH as an associate. Matthew Slagle has joined the assurance department of AGH as an intern, and Andrea Kennedy has joined the administrative department as a file clerk.
Shawnell Linot, Luke White and Jackie Covillo have joined the tax department at BKD as staff accountants.
Melisa Beauchamp, Kristin Zerger and Randy Staub have joined the certified public accounting firm of Kirkpatrick, Sprecker & Co. as staff accountants.
Kaye Updegrove has joined the Greteman Group as an office assistant, and Jordan Bradbury has joined the agency as an integrated marketing intern.
Meritrust Credit Union has announced the following new hires: Keely Knoll, Jennifer Spring, Emily France, Shaelyn Clark and Shauntel Pearson, tellers; Jessica McGill, member service associate.
First National Bank of Hutchinson has announced the following promotions: Tonya Penny, assistant vice president, retail banking; Katie Palocioz, assistant vice president, loan operations; and Chelsea Barker, officer, marketing and business relationships.
Lane Kvasnicka Sr. has joined Community Bank of Wichita as vice president.
Cathy Carrier has joined Connoisseur Media and radio station KIBB-FM and is the co-host of the 97.1 BOB-FM morning show.
Alan Dsouza has been elected prose contest manager of the Kansas Authors Club.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Wichita has announced its board of directors and officers. Officers are: Art Huber, Via Christi Hospital, president; Steve Turkle, Spirit AeroSystems, vice president; Leslie McClure, Bank of America, secretary; and Tony Sementell, Flint Hills Resources, treasurer. Newly elected members to the board of directors include: Melissa Evraets, Via Christi Hospital; Kristina Froese, Welsey Medical Center; James Knights, Leslie Rudd Investment Co.; and Pamela Swedlund, Koch Industries.
The Kansas Humane Society has announced its officers and board of directors for 2013: Margaret Dechant, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, chairwoman; Brian Docking, Wells Fargo Advisors, vice chairman; Sharol Rasberry, Capital Enterprises, treasurer; and Corey Johnson, community volunteer, secretary. Board members are: Sarah Hicks, Indian Hills Animal Clinic; Dave Rapp, Hinkle Law Firm; Stuart Ray, Davis Moore Automotive; Cathy Schmitt, Flint Hills Realty; Barry Schwan, House of Schwan; Dan Waller, Conco Construction; and J. Todd Winter, Mid-Continent Instrument.
Gloria Carmichael has joined the east office of Prudential Dinning-Beard as a sales associate.
People You Should Know, compiled by Peggy Smith, reports new hires, promotions and accomplishments. Items for the column can be mailed to The Eagle Business Team, 825 E. Douglas, Wichita, KS 67202 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. E-mailed photos must be in JPEG format.