People You Should Know (Aug. 1)

08/01/2013 12:00 AM

07/31/2013 9:30 AM

Agriculture

Michael McGuire has been hired as vineyard manager at Grace Hill Winery.

Banking

Sara Carver has joined Meritrust Credit Union as a branch manager II.

William Hageman has been promoted to assistant branch manager of the Tyler branch of Meritrust Credit Union.

Jessica McGill has been promoted to assistant branch manager of the Tallgrass branch of Meritrust Credit Union.

Jennifer Nelson has been promoted to an assistant branch manager of Meritrust Credit Union.

Business Services

Matt Kuzma has joined Legasus Group as practice manager and will be responsible for the financial, marketing and human relations functions within the company.

Education

Gretchen DiGiovanni has joined Heartspring as director of development.

Health Care

Elizabeth Ablah, associate professor of preventive medicine and public health at the KU School of Medicine-Wichita, has been appointed as a Wichita Business Coalition on Health Care representative.

Tracie Collins, chairwoman of preventive medicine and public health at the KU School of Medicine-Wichita, has been appointed to the Wichita Community Leadership Board of the American Diabetes Association.

Law

Ross Hollander, Michelle Moe Witte and Stephen Joseph of Joseph, Hollander & Craft have been honored by Chambers USA 2013.

Jeff Kennedy, Rick Thompson and Marcia Wood have been recognized by the Wichita Bar Association for their service to the organization. Kennedy, managing partner at Martin Pringle, was given the Howard C. Kline Distinguished Service Award. Rick Thompson was given a President’s Award. Marcia Wood was recognized as out-going president of the Wichita Women Attorneys Associaton and inducted as the Wichita Bar Association’s incoming secretary/treasurer.

Taylor Concannon and David Green have been hired as summer associates by Foulston Siefkin.

Real Estate

Lauren Hartland has joined the east office of Coldwell Banker Plaza Real Estate 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 psmith@wichitaeagle.com. E-mailed photos must be in JPEG format.

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