Bluegrass Community and Technical College Foundation: The following have been named to the foundation's board of directors: Larry Cowgill, Congleton-Hacker Co., Lexington, chair; Lois Ann Disponett, Lois Ann Disponett Real Estate, Lawrenceburg, Danville, vice chair; Alan Turbyfill, Kentucky Trust Co., Danville, secretary/treasurer; Jim Combs, Walle Corp., Winchester; Gayle Smith, Legislative Research Commission, Lawrenceburg; Kimberly Marshall, Central Bank, Georgetown; Richard Wehrle, Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love, Lexington, directors.
Republic Bank & Trust Co.: Steven DeWeese has been promoted to executive vice president, managing director of retail banking. Kristy Bechstein and Kelly King have been promoted to mortgage specialists for Republic's Central Kentucky mortgage lending department. Fernando Rivera Matos has been promoted to personal banker for the bank's Harrodsburg Road banking center.
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Greenebaum Doll & McDonald: James L. Fisher has joined the firm as its chief operating officer.
Kinkead & Stilz: Adrian M. Mendiondo has joined the law firm as a member. He focuses his practice in the areas of business litigation, employment law, land use, municipal litigation, administrative proceedings and personal injury litigation.
Sturgill, Turner Barker & Moloney: Andrew DeSimone has been named a partner in the firm. He practices in the areas of health care litigation, insurance defense and public entity defense.
Kentuckians for Nursing Home Reform: The following have been elected officers of the organization: Jan Scherrer, Versailles, president; Bernie Vonderheide, Lexington, vice president and chairman of the board; Saundra Lykins, Lexington, secretary; and Tom Kring, Lexington, treasurer.
Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation: Jeff Harper has been named director of the public affairs division. Susan Tanner has been named director of the commodity division.
Kentucky Department of Parks: Monica Conrad has been named regional manager of parks in Kentucky's eastern region. Kerry Lamb has been named manager for parks in Kentucky's central region. Stefanie Gaither has been named regional manager for parks in Kentucky's western region. Diane Bonfert has been named director of recreation. Chris Kellogg has been named communications director.
Lexington Philharmonic: Carrie Truitt has joined the staff as director of development. She comes to the Philharmonic after four years at the University of Kentucky Office of Development, working with gift and estate planning and regional gifts.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo
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