People You Should Know


Lacey Stoll and Sam Lines have joined Legacy Bank as part-time tellers.

UMB Bank has promoted Matthew Badsky to chief credit administration officer. Chris Howell has been promoted to president of UMB’s western Kansas region.


Shirley Lefever-Davis has been named interim dean of the College of Education at WSU.

Linda Adams-Wendling has been named chairwoman of the Emporia State University Newman Division of Nursing.


The following agents with American Family Insurance have earned the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certification: Jay Jensen, Lindsborg; Steve Bahr and Phi l Havens, McPherson; J ames Whitehill, Augusta; Jean Garinger, Derby; Jennifer Gagnebin, Rachel Fenske, Sammy Oduniyi, Dan Beat, Joe Green, Gerald Amato and Rich Hutfles, Wichita.


Mary Shannon has joined Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters as the chief development officer.

The Union Rescue Mission has announced its officers and board members for 2013-2014: Vance Garwood, Raymond James, president; Jerry Ignoto, Pfizer, vice president; Bruce Holy of Nickerson, Larkland Barber, secretary; and Stan Churchill, Churchill Law, treasurer. Members of the board include: Philip Elder, Jessie Sauer, Dennis Schmidt, Bobby Seacat, Roger Busenitz, Orval Thiessen, Leo Hendrich, Joe Stout and Art Unru.

Real Estate

Wichita IREM Chapter No. 65 of the Institute of Real Estate Management has announced that Cindy Edwards, Vantage Point Properties, and Samala Holt, Builders, have each earned the designation of Certified Property Manager.

Richard Penn has joined the Belle Plaine office of J.P. Weigand & Sons.

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 E-mailed photos must be in JPEG format.