Eastern Kentucky University: Jill Price, director of conferencing and events, has been named interim director of the EKU Center for the Arts.
Blue & Co.: Ann Cole has been named an accounting specialist in the firm's Lexington office. Sarah Comley has been named a senior consultant. Justin Watkins has been named a staff accountant.
Unified Trust Co.: Institutional consultant Nathan Paris has been promoted and will work with retirement plans and adviser groups in a seven-state area, including Kentucky, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
Fowler Bell: Tyler Powell has joined the firm and will concentrate his practice on bankruptcy, creditor's rights, financial workouts and collections.
Virginia L. Lawson & Associates: Marcy E. Spratt has been named managing attorney for the foreclosure department. Clinton S. Combs has become an associate with the firm and will work in the real estate closing department. Jonathan Gifford has joined the firm as of counsel, working in all areas of the firm.
Actors Guild of Lexington: The following have been named to the board: Marc Frank, Blue & Co., John Pollom, Stites & Harbison, and Kristy Yowell, Forcht Group of Kentucky.
Kentucky Educational Development Corp.: Nancy Hutchinson, former superintendent of Bath County Schools, has been named executive director of KEDC, the oldest and largest of Kentucky's eight educational cooperatives.
School Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability Council: Roger Cleveland, associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies at Eastern Kentucky University, has been named to the council. It is comprised of two parents, two teachers, two superintendents, two principals, two local school board members, two school district assessment coordinators, two employers in the state, two university professors and one at-large member, and advises the Kentucky Board of Education on the design of the testing and accountability system and the highly skilled educator program.
Urban League: Annissa M. Franklin has been promoted to chief administrative officer. Logan Hillyard of PNC Bank has joined the board of directors.
Keeneland: Connie Van Onselder has been named vice president and chief financial officer, effective Aug. 27.
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Compiled by Dorothea Wingo