Central Kentucky Association of Health Underwriters elects new board

Christina Heckathorn
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Farmers National Bank: Rusty Clark, senior vice president, has been promoted to the bank’s head of lending. Kevin Arnold has been promoted to senior vice president, senior lender.

Health care

Baptist Health Medical Group: Dr. John Lynch has joined Baptist Health Medical Group Lexington Cardiology. Dr. Kaleigh Krill has joined Baptist Health Medical Group Hospital Medicine.


Sturgill, Turner, Barker & Moloney: Megan K. George has joined the firm. Her practice will focus on employment and education law.


Central Kentucky Association of Health Underwriters: The following have been named to the board for 2017-2018: John Melvin, Epic Insurance Solutions, president; Christina Heckathorn, Employee Benefits Associates, president elect; Deanna Johnson, Benefit Insurance Marketing, vice president; Lisa Darby, BB&T Insurance Services, secretary; Darryl Hofe, Integrated Health Holdings, past president. Board committee chairs include: Lauren Johnson, McGregor & Associates, programs; Marci Johnson, One Digital, programs; Melissa Dickey, Passport, programs; Carla Woods, Assured Partners/Neace Lukens, sponsorships; Mitchell Grant, Anthem, education; Todd Fugate, Aflac, membership/retention; Brad Frazier, GCH, legislation; Anita Baker, Anthem, hospitality; Trish Mattison, Assured Partners/Neace Lukens, communications/marketing (print); Collin Barber, BB&T Insurance Services, awards; Daryl Carlson, BB&T Insurance Services, community outreach/media.

Kentucky Craft History and Education Association: Abby Vaughn, Lexington, has been named a new member on the association’s board of directors. Vaughn works as development director for Unified Trust Co.’s Wealth & Trust Management team and has more than 30 years experience in investment sales and banking.


Auditor of Public Accounts Office: Jordan VanDyke has been named a Public Accounts Auditor 1 in APA’s Frankfort office.

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Compiled by Dorothea Wingo