Personnel File local hires and promotions: Week of July 29

Ashlee-Nicole Crump
Ashlee-Nicole Crump


University of Kentucky: Ashlee-Nicole Crump has been named the director of student services at UK's College of Medicine.


Staggs & Fisher Consulting Engineers: Engineer Wayne Thomas has joined the firm's electrical division.


Republic Bank: Joseph Griffin has been named assistant vice president, relationship manager of mortgage warehouse lending at its Perimeter branch.


The Central Kentucky Chapter of the American Heart Association: Pat Dalbey, president and general manager of WLEX, has been named chair, and Dr. Theodore Wright of Kentucky One — Saint Joseph, has been named president of the local board. Dalbey and Wright will serve through June 2015. New board members include: Rufus Friday, Lexington Herald-Leader; Paula Hansen, Dean Dorton Ford; Patricia Q. Host; and Michelle Landers, Kentucky Employers Mutual Insurance. The following were elected trustees: Linda Ball, Ball Homes; David Bertram, iHigh; Dr. Sylvia Cerel-Suhl; Don Fishback, Fishback Management; Kelly Holland, Merck and Co.; Steve Meyer, Messer Construction; and Keith Yarber, TOPS Media.

Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives: Eric L. King has been named director of community and government affairs. King replaces the retiring Dan Yates, who has represented Kentucky's 26 electric co-ops in Frankfort and Washington, D.C., since 1985. King most recently worked as senior staff legislative assistant on energy, agriculture and the environment for Sen. Mitch McConnell.

The Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau: John G. McNamara, a market partner with Bluegrass Hospitality Group and an active director in the Bluegrass Chapter of the Kentucky Restaurant Association, has been named a member of the nine-seat LCVB Commission.

The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky: The following area funeral directors have been named officers or district directors: James W. Davis, Berea, secretary/treasurer; David West, Nicholasville, sergeant-at-arms; and Grant Bolt, Lexington, central district director.


Enderle & Co.: Teri Browning has been named office manager. She has worked with the firm for 22 years and will continue to coordinate the daily operations of the business.

Send items about professional personnel changes to or Personnel File, Business Monday, Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Avenue, Lexington, Ky. 40508. Include a contact person's name and number. All photos must be emailed as JPEGs.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo