People You Should Know


Jim Dunning Jr., a CPA with ICTCPA, recently gave the graduation address at Cloud County Community College and was awarded the school’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Dunning is a graduate of Cloud County and Northwest Oklahoma State University.

Shayla Cotman, Logan Bullinger and Jordan Hecker have joined Allen, Gibbs & Houlik as summer audit interns. Matthew Sander has joined AGH as a summer tax intern.


First Bank in Newton has announced the following new hires: Amber Mosqueda, real estate processor and customer service representative; Kelli Hoops, real estate processor, and Debbie Bartley, Hesston Branch assistant manager.

The bank also announced the following promotions: Ryan Jensen, to network systems administrator/IT specialist; Salvador Lujano Jr., to First Bank officer, and Kimberly Richtig, to assistant vice president.


Gardner Design has hired Nathan Holthus as a designer and Jay Walter as director of interactive.

Bunting Magnetics of Newton has hired two new sales representatives: Carlos Chamorro Jr. and Nolan Lamb. Chamorro will manage sales growth in eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and parts of Virginia and West Virginia; Lamb will support customers in southern California, southern Nevada and Arizona.


David Alexander is the new associate vice president of university advancement at Friends University.


Jeff Gallery has been named chief lending officer at Heartland Credit Union.


City of Wichita Court Administrator Donte Martin has been appointed assistant city manager.


David Moses, general counsel for Wichita State University, was reappointed to a three-year term on the Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission. Moses, a member of the commission since 2014, will serve through June 2020. The commission oversees continuing legal education requirements for lawyers licensed to practice in Kansas.


The Society of Decorative Painters has hired Shelly Cannady as its executive director. The organization also has hired Laura Olds as member services coordinator.

Real Estate

Marieta Sparks and Daisy Mo have joined Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices PenFed Realty as sales associates.

Dani Hanna has joined the East Office of J.P. Weigand & Sons Realtors as a residential sales associate.