Central Bank: The following new members have been named to the bank's Lexington Advisory Board: Bill Brewer, trustee, Poole Enterprises; Tom Jones, president, Taper Roller Bearings; Mike Kerwin, president, Mike Kerwin Homes; Craig King, president, R.J. Corman Co.; Ralph Pawsat, president, Wald; Christine Riordan, provost, University of Kentucky; Dr. William Rood, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital; Bill Thomason, president, Keeneland Association.
Commerce Lexington: The following have been named members of its executive board and board of directors for 2014: Ken Sagan, chairman of Stites & Harbison, chair; Herb Miller, president of Columbia Gas of Kentucky, chair-elect; Immediate Past Chair: Danny Murphy, assistant dean of administration and community engagement, University of Kentucky College of Law, immediate past chair; Laura Boison, market president, U.S. Bank, treasurer; Bob Quick, president and CEO, Commerce Lexington, secretary; Taft McKinstry, managing member, Fowler Bell, general counsel; Danette Wilder, director/owner, SealingLife Technology, vice chair — business and education network; Karen Hill, COO/chief nurse officer, Baptist Health Lexington, vice chair — communications; Larry Forester, commercial loan officer, vice president, Community Trust Bank, vice chair — community and minority business development; Darby Turner, partner, Bingham Greenebaum Doll, vice chair — economic development; Warren Rogers, president, W. Rogers Co., vice chair — leadership development; Dave Sevigny, owner, DMD Data Systems, vice chair — membership and marketing; Carla Blanton, owner, Carla Blanton Consulting, vice chair — public policy; John Mahan, owner, Mahan Farms (representing Fayette Co. Farm Bureau), regional and agriculture representative; Kevin Atkins, chief development officer, City of Lexington, LFUCG representative; Mike Ash, city president, Fifth Third Bank, at large representative; David Freibert, director of External Affairs, Kentucky Utilities Co./LG&E, at large representative; Cheryl Norton, president, Kentucky American Water, at large representative; Shelia Bayes, Shelia Bayes Fine Jewelers; David Blackwell, University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business & Economics; Jim Browder, VisitLEX; Dr. Eli Capilouto, University of Kentucky; Laura D'Angelo, Dinsmore; Raymond Daniels, LexiDan Foods/Waffle House; Laura Day DelCotto, DelCotto Law Group; Greg Dixon, SMART Recycling Management; Bill Farmer Jr., United Way of the Bluegrass; Eric Frankl, Blue Grass Airport; James Frazier III, McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland; Rufus Friday, Lexington Herald-Leader/Kentucky.com; Vince Gabbert, Keeneland Association; John Gohmann, PNC Bank; Linda Gorton, City of Lexington; Jim Gray, City of Lexington; Steve Grossman, J.J.B. Hilliard, W. L. Lyons; James Hardin, Fayette County Public Schools; Tom Harris, University of Kentucky; Connie Harvey, Xerox; Melanie Hudson, Lexmark Services U.S./Lexmark International; Augusta A. Julian, Bluegrass Community & Technical College; Jeff Koonce, Your Community Bank; Mark Lewis, Tenmast Software; Heidi Matheys, Ashland Inc.; Ann McBrayer, Kentucky Eagle; Terry McBrayer, McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland; Gregory C. Mullins, Blue & Co.; Porter "P.G." Peeples Sr., Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County; Mike Price, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky; Robert G. Riggs, Riggs Sales Service; David Royse, Stoll Keenon Ogden; Tom Shelton, Fayette County Public Schools; Daryl Smith, Economic Development Executive, Kentucky Utilities Co.; Scott R. Smith, Smith Management Group; Jon Stewart, Kentucky Employers' Mutual Insurance; Howard Stovall, Signs Now; Nick Such, Awesome Inc.; Harold Tate, Urban Toolbox; Lisa Underwood, Wyatt Tarrant & Combs; George Wallace, BB&T; George Ward, University of Kentucky Coldstream Research Campus; L. Tracee Whitley, Bingham McCutchen; Linda Wiley, Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors; Owen Williams, Transylvania University; and Nancy Wiser, Wiser Strategies.
The Builders Exchange of Kentucky: John Olivia has been named director of member services. John Powell has been named director of member services, Lexington. Brandy Borchers has been named director of sales and marketing.
Gray Construction: Phil Seale has been promoted to executive vice president, manufacturing/food and beverage markets. Brian Jones has been promoted to vice president, Southeast regional office.
Lexington Theological Seminary: Deena Ainslie, who worked as an assistant to LTS President Charisse L. Gillett, will serve as project assistant for a program funded by a $250,000 grant as part of Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc.'s Theological School Initiative to Address Economic Issues Facing Future Ministers.
Volar Video: David Bertram has been named CEO of the privately-held, digital video technology company founded in 2012 with offices in Lexington and New York City. Ben Askren has been named president. Advanced Disposal: Doug Delp has been named district sales and municipal marketing manager for Southern Indiana and Kentucky.
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Compiled by Dorothea Wingo