The following attorneys from the law firm of Triplett, Woolf & Garretson have been selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America for 2013. Thomas Triplett, John Woolf, Thomas Garretson, James Walker, Timothy McKee, Theron Fry, Eric Metz, Ron Harnden, Rachael Pirner, Jeffrey Leonard , Jeffrey Dahlgren and J.T. Klaus.
The Kansas Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has named its leadership committee members for the Man and Woman of the year campaign for 2013. Fe Vorderlandwehr, Department of the U.S. Air Force, committee chairperson; Shannon Boone, Shay Chic, committee co-chair; Abe Rodriguez, Wichita Hispanic Chamber; Brandie Lassiter, Commerce Bank; Cassandra Schwartz, Apples and Arrows; Chris Freshour, KPTS; Dennis Clary, The Boeing Company; Desi Viner, Heartland Pathology; Eric Newell, Kohl’s; Jackie Florez, Kohl’s; Janet Cervantes, Rusty Eck; Janice Tronsgard, Kohl’s; Karen Brown, USD 260; Kristi Krok, Commerce Bank; Kristie Schmidt, Piping and Equipment; Todd Bailey, GSI Graphics, Stephanie McCurdy, Keller Williams; Maria Atkinson, State Farm; Stephanie Intagliata; Justin Carson, Aflac; Samantha Ternes, Crate Tech; Anne Bowman, Berexco Oil; Stacy Mayou, Emprise Bank; and Deb Jacobs.
The Public Relations Society of American, Kansas chapter, has added the following new members: Shane Batchelder, communications representative, Westar Energy; Briana Holmes, communications coordinator, Heartland Visioning, Topeka; Meg Jackson, associate director of communications, Eastminster Presbyterian Church; and Amy Williams, Web content specialist, Viega.
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