Greteman Group has added senior art director Garrett Fresh and brand director Jennifer Szambecki to its chief operating group. Ashley Bowen Cook , a member of the chief operating group, has been promoted to vice president.
Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics has added Lindsay Koster, CPA, as controller.
Southwest National Bank has promoted Janette Brooks to vice president and branch manager of the bank’s Tyler Crossing branch. Kyle Campbell has been promoted to assistant branch manager at the Tyler Crossing branch. Sue Chepil has been promoted to branch manager, and Amy Branch has been promoted to assistant branch manager of the bank’s Towne East branch. Tangie Brown has joined the bank as a customer service representative.
SMG Wichita has named Nate Johnson operations manager for Intrust Bank Arena.
The following agents with American Family Insurance have been recognized for their customer service by J.D. Power and Associates’ Distinguished Insurance Agency Program: Sheila Metzger, Scott Smith and Gaylon Miller, Hutchinson; Forrest Hummel, Haysville; Leta Logan, Wellington; and Vern Harding, Ken Schuette, Greg Rogers, Pam Kirk, Chris Post, Shon Chapman, Kerri Mauck and Michael Rogers, Wichita.
The Arc of Sedgwick County has announced its officers for 2012-2013: Sue Schmelzer, TECU, president; Dennis Artz, Safeco Insurance; first vice president; Sean Amore, Associated, second vice president; Deborah Gdisis, Ameriprise Financial Services, secretary; and Leonal Kilgore, Vantage Foods, treasurer.
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors has named its board of directors for 2012-2013: Bob Arensberg, New York Life, past president; Mark Ricklefs, Central Financial Services, president; Brent Thummel, Gough Financial Group, president elect; Geoff Stalker, Northwestern Mutual, treasurer; Scott Colby, New England Financial, director; Rob Davis, American Family, director; Ray Mengelkoch, Independent, director; Christy Cobb, Waddell & Reed, director; Jody Parker, State Farm Insurance, director; Pam Rosenberry, Rosenberry & Associates, director; Ron Avey, Waddell & Reed, director; and Marilyn Brzon, executive director.
The Wichita Aero Club has announced its new board of directors members: Kim Nussbaum, publisher of The Wichita Eagle; John Ek, publisher of the Wichita Business Journal; Sean Weaver, executive vice president, assurance services, Allen, Gibbs & Houlik; Rod Wilson, business development, Goodrich Interiors; Stephanie Harder, manager of community affairs and internal communications at Cessna Aircraft Co.; David Van der Wee, vice president, marketing, business & general aviation for Pratt & Whitney Canada; and James Hansen, Hawker Beechcraft Corp. The board voted to elevate WAC executive director Dave Franson to the position of president of the organization.
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