People You Should Know (May 1)

04/30/2014 10:06 AM

04/30/2014 10:06 AM

Architecture

Carmen Onken, senior vice president of GLMV Architecture, has earned the Green Globes Professional Certification.

Aviation

Gary Green, a software engineer, and Darrell Hambley, an electrical design engineer, have joined Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics.

Banking

The shareholders of the First National Bank of Hutchinson have elected James Gilliland and David Kerr to the bank’s board of directors. Gilliland is an attorney with Gilliland & Hayes. Kerr is chairman of the board for Kansas Ethanol.

Meritrust Credit Union has announced the following promotions: Erienne Wyrick and George Sponsel, branch coordinator; Hunter Ledgerwood, Emilee Frischenmeyer, Samantha Nolting and Emily France, teller II; Nicole Maillet, electronic services associate; Michelle Woods, member service associate I; Ashley Lent, human resources associate; and Pete Phachantry, member service associate III.

Government

Jay Lewis has been named executive director of Christian Ministry to Offenders at the Sedgwick County Detention Facility.

Health Care

Tressa Machmer, a registered nurse with the Newton Medical Center, has earned the Certified Registered Nurses Infusion credential.

Carolyn Harrison been awarded the Wichita Medical Research and Education Foundations’ Quality of Life Award.

Michelle Robertson, executive director and professor of marriage and family therapy at Friends University, has been elected to the board of directors of Kidzcope.

Insurance

Warren Turner has joined Delta Dental of Kansas as senior programmer, and Adam Baxter has joined the insurance company as IT systems support and operations.

Law

Marcia Wood, an attorney with the law firm of Martin Pringle, has been awarded with the Louise Mattox Award from the Wichita Women Attorneys Association.

Real Estate

Carolyn Frederickson and Ruby Edwards have joined the east office of Prudential Dinning-Beard Realtors as sales associates.

Allen Klingenberg and Chuck Schneweis have joined Keller Williams Realty Signature Partners Market Center at the Waterfront as sales associates.

Amanda Wells has joined the west office of J.P. Weigand & Sons as a residential sales associate.

Technology

Joel Keller has been named vice president of Lowen IT, an IT consulting company with headquarters in Hutchinson.

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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