Jim Faith has joined the commercial banking team at Emprise Bank as senior vice president and Wichita commercial manager.
Marty Thurman, a certified financial planner, has joined Financial Benefits as a tactical investment manager.
Susan Thurman, a registered paraplanner, has joined Financial Benefits as a senior planning associate.
Kathy Mikols, a financial adviser with Waddell & Reed, has been awarded the firm’s Crest Award.
Physicians Steve Couch, Andrea McCarty and Debbie Gruenbacher, who practice at Via Christi Clinic on West 21st St., have received the National Committee on Quality Assurance Diabetes Recognition.
Veomany Dang, an advanced practicing registered nurse, has joined the immediate care team at Via Christi Clinic and will see patients at the West 21st and East Murdock locations.
Liz Barton, Cole McEwen, Jered Windorski, Kourtney Bettinger, and Branden Comfort, fourth-year medical students at the KU School of Medicine-Wichita, are receiving hands-on, clinical training at various clinics across the state.
Patricia Wilson, a licensed clinical psychotherapist, has joined the staff of Prairie View in Newton.
Lindsey Glasscock has joined Go Wichita Convention & Visitors Bureau as graphic design manager.
Laura Shaneyfelt, of Ney, Adams & Shaneyfelt, has been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of the Best Lawyers in America.
Ken Peterson of Morris Laing has been chosen as the recipient of the 2013 Corporate International Magazine Legal Award for the Leading Complex Litigation Attorney in Kansas.
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.