Lexington Hearing and Speech Center: Marcey Ansley has been named executive director. The following have been named board officers and members for 2011: William "King" Offutt, chair; Dana Adamson, vice chair; Abby Dobson, secretary; Jason Collier, treasurer; and Todd Benson, Rich Brooks, Joy Huddleston-Kiser.
American Founders Bank: Emie Bowlby has been named senior vice president, operations manager. Stephanie Renner has been named senior vice president, head of compliance and administration and will continue as compliance officer. Tommy Burgett has been named senior vice president, chief technology officer, senior security officer and project manager. Andrew Miller has been named marketing officer.
Kentucky Bank: Dr. Michael Bishop, a Jessamine County dentist, has been named to the board of directors for Jessamine County. John Hamilton has joined the commercial lending team.
Dinsmore & Shohl: Lee Rosenthal, an attorney in the Lexington office, has been named a partner.
Bluegrass Tourism Marketing Association: The Lexington-based organization has named the following to its 2011 board of directors: Kelly W. Bates, Commerce Lexington, president; Seth Thompson, The Bourbon Review, vice president, membership; Windy Lane, Hyatt Place Lexington, co-chair, membership; John Taubert, Sleep Inn, vice president programming; Becky Trimble, Lexington Center Corp., co-chair, programming; Curry Dedman, Gratz Park Inn, secretary; Kristie Woodrum, Fairfield Inn & Suites Lexington North, treasurer. Directors at large are: Eli Mertens, TravelHost of the Bluegrass; Rosalie Swann, Swann's Nest Bed & Breakfast; Linda Wharton, Lexington In Touch; Tiffany Yarborough, Avis Rent-a-Car; Lisa Jackson, Kentucky Horse Park.
Center for Rural Development: Les Fugate, former assistant secretary of state, has been named executive director and chief operating officer. Emily Phillips of Monticello has been named community liaison and for the organization.
Emergency Nurses Association: Beverly Hart, professor of baccalaureate and graduate nursing and RN-BSN coordinator at Eastern Kentucky University, has been appointed to the committee that will examine national issues relating to emergency nursing practices, emergency care and matters of the association.
Haymaker/Bean Residential Real Estate: Realtor Paula Hollis has joined the firm.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo
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