Jeri Hunt has been promoted to cashier of The Valley State Bank in Belle Plaine.
Amity Marr has been promoted to treasury services officer at Commerce Bank.
Dustin Lentz has been promoted from practice operations manager to associate financial adviser/practice operations manager at Juhnke, Campbell and Associates.
Karl May, a chiropractor with offices in Clearwater and Harper, has been elected to serve a one-year term as vice president of the Kansas Chiropractic Association.
Amanda Griffin, a registered nurse, has joined the nursing team at ComfortCare Homes.
Mike Cannady has joined the law firm of Fleeson, Gooing, Coulson & Kitch as special counsel.
Attorneys Jordan Ford and Jeremy Schrag have joined the law firm of Kutak Rock.
Tom Hammond, an attorney with Hammond, Zongker and Farris, has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America-2014; Kansas Super Lawyers-2013; and a 2013 Top Lawyer in the area of Labor & Employment Law by Martindale Hubbell.
John Terry Moore, an attorney with the law firm of Moore Martin, has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America-2014 and Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers-2013.
Coy Martin, an attorney with the law firm of Moore Martin, has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America-2014.
Megan Monsour, an adoption attorney with Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace & Bauer, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys.
Kansel has announced its officers and board members for 2014. They are: Lynette Murphy, Wichita State University Foundation, president; Joyce Stockham, Mid-Kansas Community Action Program, vice president; Byron Watkins, Waddle & Reed, secretary; and Tracee Adams, Morgan Stanley, treasurer. Board members are Roger Stamback, Spirit AeroSystems; David Robertson, Boeing; and John Irving, Spirit AeroSystems.
Maggie Barth has joined the west office of J.P. Weigand & Sons as a residential real estate associate.
Kristine Warner has joined the east office of Prudential Dinning-Beard as a sales associate.
Terry Pankratz of Hillsboro, has joined United Country – Theurer Auction/Realty of Wellington as a licensed Realtor.
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 email@example.com. E-mailed photos must be in JPEG format.