Krista Saylor and John Reinsert have joined the assurance department at Allen, Gibbs & Houlis as interns.
Intake Studios has promoted Heath Balderston to vice president and executive creative director and Brian Simpson to creative director and motion graphics artist.
Bailey Clark has joined Spangenberg Phillips Tice Architecture as an intern architect.
Kirk Lies has been promoted to vice president in commercial banking at UMB Bank.
Christian Lehr has been promoted to vice president, treasury services at Commerce Bank.
Vicki Ward has joined Central Star Financial Solutions as CUSO manager.
Beckie Bowers, assistant vice president of Carson Bank in Mulvane, has completed the 2013 School of Banking Fundamentals.
Southwestern College Professional Studies has announced the following appointments: Linda Moody, program director, RN to BSN completion program; Elmer Patterson, enrollment manager; and Suzanne Rupp, manager of organizational partnerships.
Augustine Iacopelli, assistant director of the west campus of Wichita State University, has earned the WSU Center for Management Development Leadership Elite Certification.
Rachel Eash-Scott has been hired as medical director at Health Ministries Clinic in Newton.
Amanda Marshall and Kenneth Titus have joined the law firm of Triplett, Woolf & Garretson as summer law clerks.
Nicholas Oswald has joined the law firm of Hite, Fanning & Honeyman as a summer associate.
Diane Worth of the law offices of Morris Laing has been approved by the Kansas Supreme Court as a core mediator.
Dan Monnat, of Monnat & Spurrier, has been listed by Chambers USA 2013 as one of Kansas’ notable litigators.
Norah Avellan and Scott Goodger have joined the law offices of Morris Laing as summer law clerks.
Kathleen Landis has joined the law offices of Morris Laing as a summer intern.
Robert Moody, Paige Blevins, Andrea Horvath, Courtney Kelley and Ashlyn Lindskog have joined the law firm of Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace & Bauer as summer law clerks.
Logan Geist has been named manager of the Buckle store in the Towne East mall.
MaKenzie Gerwick has been promoted from senior stylist to master stylist at Charisma Inner Beauty.
Veterinarian Melanie Summers has joined Countryside Pet Clinic in Andover.
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.