Kentucky Board of Education: David Karem of Louisville has been elected as chair and Roger Marcum of St. Catherine as vice-chair. The two will serve in those positions for a one-year term.
Kentucky Bank: Tommy Haggard has been named to the board of directors for Woodford County.
PrimeLending: Susan A. Forsythe has joined the company as a mortgage loan officer in its branch located at 880 Corporate Drive in Lexington.
Clark Regional Medical Center: Jeffrey D. Chamberlain, M.D. has joined the Chamberlain Clinic and is accepting new patients. To learn more about Dr. Chamberlain visit www.chamberlainclinic.com.
Kentucky Rural Health Association: The following have been named new officers and board members for 2011-12: Steve Fisher, University of Kentucky Department of Neurosurgery, Lexington, president; David A. Gross, UK Center for Excellence in Rural Health, Hazard, president-elect.
Newly elected board members for 2011-12 include Anna Jones, assistant director and outreach education coordinator for the Southern Kentucky Area Health Education Center; Clara Sumner, chief executive officer of the Medical Center at Franklin; and Kara Hagan, a graduate student in UK's Nutrition and Food Service department and co-moderator of the Kentucky Student Rural Health Association.
McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland, PLLC: David Cohen, associate in the Lexington office, has been appointed to the LFCUG Division of Historic Preservation Commission.
Fowler Measle & Bell PLLC: Robert C. Welleford has joined the firm.
Kentucky American Water Company: Richard "Rick" Bertelson III has joined American Water, parent company of Kentucky American Water, as corporate counsel for American Water's operations in Kentucky, Tennessee and New York. Dorian Washington has also joined American Water as operations support manager for the eastern division's customer relations team.
Lexington Building & Supply Co., Inc.: Tina Miller has been named executive vice-president.
My Giving Advisor, LLC: Fran Taylor, former executive director of the Keeneland Foundation, has joined My Giving Advisor, as a principal of the full-service philanthropic consulting firm.
Thomas W. Miller has been appointed to the Kentucky Board of Examiners in Psychology by Governor Steve Beshear for a four-year term.
The Academy of Preachers: Wyndee Holbrook has joined the organization as Lead Catalyst.
RE/MAX Creative Realty: The following six realtors have joined the company: Kassie Juillerat Bennett, Denny Nash, Kristy Sweeney, Maggie Taylor, Missy Winchell, and Emily Woods.
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compiled by Camille Weber