The following American Family Insurance Agents have earned the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certification from the company: Lisa Moling, Derby; Jay Jensen, Lindsborg; Ken Hall, Newton; Tamara Potter, Rose Hill; and Jennifer Mabry, Rachel Fenske, Dan Beat, Sara Long, Jon Green, Gerald Amato and Sammy Oduniyi, Wichita.
Foulston Siefkin has hired Kelsey Frobisher, Mike Kolich, Robert McFadden, Nicki Rose, Adeel Syed and Kate Wary as summer associates.
The Wichita Area Insurance Professionals recently held its annual PR Breakfast and recognized the following: First Responder Award Winners: Nathan Schwiethale, Wichita Police Officer of the Year; Chad Dunham, Wichita Firefighter of the Year; Benjamin Romero, Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Officer of the Year; Stewart Segraves, Sedgwick County Firefighter of the Year; Kyle Burtch, Sedgwick County EMS Paramedic of the Year; Honey Ochoa, Sedgwick County 911 Emergency Dispatcher of the Year; Phillip Wickwire, Burtler County Sheriff’s Officer of the Year; Keri Korthals, Butler County EMS Paramedic of the Year; Jeremy Seglem, Butler County 911 Emergency Dispatcher of the Year; and Terry Whiteside, Citizens Award for Bravery.
The Wichita Area Insurance Professionals named Deborah Hull its Insurance Industry Person of the Year and Carla Pfannenstiel as WAIP Member of the Year.
The Starkey Foundation has announced its officers for the coming year. Ron Terzian, a Boeing retiree, president; Judy Hull, Starkey parent, vice president; Richard Honeyman, Hite, Fanning & Honeyman, secretary; and Deanna Strella, Lincoln Financial Group, treasurer.
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