Tim Ellis has been promoted from supervisor to manager in tax services at Allen, Gibbs & Houlik.
Kristin Ghere has joined Associated Integrated Marketing as an account executive in the client service department.
Jamey Flowers has joined the architectural team at LawKingdon Architecture.
Anjelica Pearson and Jason Carlson have each been promoted to assistant branch managers at Meritrust Credit Union.
Candice Shaffer has joined Meritrust Credit Union as a consumer loan officer.
Jeff Faflick has joined Emprise Bank as marketing director.
Wichita Friends School has hired Jeanne Smith, preschool teacher, and Elizabeth Nolte, first-grade teacher.
Lynette Krieger-Zook has been named board president of Wichita Friends School. Carol Stockton and Jim Perkins have been named board members.
Michael Atkins has joined Black Hills Energy as a service technician.
JJ Mosher has been promoted to lead operation technician at Black Hills Energy. Mosher will continue his welding responsibilities.
Don Grant has joined Carey, Thomas, Hoover & Breault as a financial adviser.
Jamie Lambotte has joined the staff at Prairie View in Newton as an advanced practice registered nurse.
Eric Lowery, a licensed specialist clinical social worker, has joined the staff at Prairie View.
Britania Latronica has joined the staff of Prairie View as a master’s level psychologist.
Pam Stanberry been named chief operations officer of GraceMed Topeka Street Main Clinic.
Jenny Ecord has joined GraceMed Health Family Clinic as a pediatric nurse practitioner.
Marta Hantke, a family medicine physician, has joined GraceMed Mother Mary Anne Clinic.
Hospitalist Geetika Mohan has joined Via Christi Clinic and will see patients as a hospitalist at Via Christi Hospital, 929 N. St. Francis, and at Via Christi Hospital, 14800 W. St. Teresa.
Justin Leitzen has joined ProvDRs Care as manager, contracting and network development.
Teresa McDonald, licensed specialized clinical social worker, has joined Behavioral Medicine Specialists as an outpatient clinician.
Nancy Kennedy, chief compliance and privacy officer, has been named chief operating officer of Galichia Medical Group.
Michael Phillips, chief financial officer, has been named chief executive officer of Galichia Medical Group.
The following attorneys with Withers, Gough, Pike, Pfaff & Peterson were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2014 in the following categories: Steve Gough, Best Lawyers 2014 Wichita Legal Malpractice-Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”; John Pike, Oil & Gas Law and Mining law, and 2014 Wichita Mining Law “Lawyer of the Year”; Alan Pfaff, Personal Injury-Defendents; Don Peterson, Employment Law-Management and Employment Law-Individuals.
Adam Andrus has joined the law firm of Adams Jones as an associate.
Jeanette Clement has been named executive director of the March of Dimes Wichita division.
Tanya Leighton has joined the new homes division of J.P. Weigand & Sons as a residential real estate sales associate.
Nita Cole and Rhonda Overman have joined the east office of Prudential Dinning-Beard as sales associates.
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.