People in the news – June 18, 2012

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The American Society for Training and Development, Central Indiana chapter, has named the following officers: Brian Lusk, president; Jennifer Rufatto, president elect; Susan Crawley, vice president, administration; and Lisa Robinson, vice president, membership.

Patricia Polis McCrory, Frost Brown Todd, has been named chairwoman of Women United by United Way of Central Indiana.

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis has named the following officers: Tim Steigerwald, president; Donna Wilkinson, first vice president; Rob Hofinger, second vice president and treasurer; and Jim Smith, secretary.

Woodrow Myers Jr. has joined the board of directors of PATH, a Seattle-based international not-for-profit that transforms global health through innovation.

The Center for the Performing Arts has named the following officers: Frank Basile, chairman; Don Gottwald, vice chairman; Eric Stovall, treasurer; and Rosemary Waters, secretary.

The Girl Scouts of Central Indiana has named the following at-large board members: Sylvia Marshall Bogle, Ivy Tech Community College East Central; LuAnne Christofaro, Reid Hospital; Blaire Dougherty, Citizens Energy Group; Beth Forman, Deloitte & Touche LLP; Dr. Nicole Harper, St. Vincent Health; Shelly Langona, RJE Knoll Business Interiors; Deborah Lyons, Community Health Network; Iris Rosa, Indiana University; Sue Springirth, Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership; Crystal Williams, Barnes and Thornburg LLP; and Heather Zoellick, Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnership.

Chad Walker, Bose McKinney and Evans LLP, has been elected to the Damien Center board of directors. Steven Sonafrank has joined the Indiana Masonic Home Foundation as a fundraising associate.

Amanda Alexander has joined Goodwill as safety manager.

Jason McManus has joined Damar Services Inc. as the first vice president of programs and services.

The Indiana Recycling Coalition has named the following officers: Jim Parker, Nugenesis, president; Stacey Boggs, AbiBow Recycling, vice president; Betty Cockrum, Planned Parenthood of Indiana, secretary; and Kevin Corcoran, Lumina Foundation, treasurer. New board members are Kira Blacketor, City of Ft Wayne; Jacob Cox, at-large; Tom Gray, Recycle Force; Morgan Johnson, Green Broad Ripple; Michael Kaufmann, Health and Hospital Corp. of Marion Co.; David Price, Petoskey Plastics; Julie Rizzo, My Choice Recycling; Greg Spratt, Eli Lilly and Co.; and Cassie Stockamp, Athaneum Foundation.

The International Center has named the followers: Patrick Armbruster, destination services spe-cialist; Beth Barich, manager of international visitor programs; and Jennifer Dennis, stakeholder relations coordinator. Bruna Ribeiro has been promoted to reloca-tion services coordinator.

Joni Clarke Collins has been named executive director at the Martin Luther King Community Center.

F.A. Wilhelm Construction Co. Inc. has added the following: Derek Davidson, estimator; Evan Greve, network administrator; and Joseph Verme, project manager.

Washington Township Schools Foundation has named the following officers: Perry Griffith, president; Tim George, president elect; Dena Rae Hancock, vice president, development; Becky Volk, vice president, communications; Kim Laurin, secretary; Ed Coleman, vice president, grants; and Mike Manion, treasurer.

John Falchi has joined Courseload as senior vice president for academic and business partnerships.

Kelly Wilson has joined Lumina Foundation as the organizational performance officer, and Stefanie Krevda has joined as the project officer/special assistant to the CEO. Lucia Anderson has been promoted to director of communications and Lori Drzal has been promoted to board relations officer and executive assistant in the office of the president. Shants Hart has been named director of admissions for the Middle School at Park Tudor School.

Michele Janin and Jim Schacht have been elected to the board of Park Tudor. Christie Kelly has been named to the Park Tudor trust.

Terry Stollar-Bolinger has been named principal for Emma Donnan Middle School.

Lynx Capital Corp. has named the following officers: Bill Mays, chairman; Thomas Grein, president; David Kretschmer, treasurer; and Jean Wojtowicz, secretary. New board members are Mark Bruin, National Bank of Indianapolis; Mike Newbold, Huntington National Bank; and Willie Roper, Indianapolis Power & Light. New to the Lynx investment committee: Juan Gonzales, Key Bank; Brian Kopp, Eli Lilly and Co.; and Lloyd Lyons, civic leader.

Neil Church, Mike Carr and Patrick Matters have joined Hallmark Home Mortgage, Indianapolis branch.

Keith Cooley, Mikel Hartman, Jimmy O’Connor and John Sharp have joined WestPoint Financial Group as financial services professionals.

Mark T. Becker has joined Hammond Kennedy Whitney & Co.Inc. as a partner.

Brian Pyne has joined Goelzer Investment Management as a senior investment advisor. Evgueni Alexeev has joined as an associate.

Ashley Schafer and Kevin McKay have joined the Ameriprise Financial Advisory practice of Ryan Perkins.

David Karandos has joined Private Client Advisors as senior vice president and financial advisor.

Mark Henderson has been named vice president of the project consulting group at Informa Economics.

Health Care
Lynn Gainer has joined the Behavior Analysis Center for Autism as a speech and language pathologist.

Dr. Tony Origer has joined Methodist Sports Medicine / The Orthopedic Specialists, Carmel as a chiropractor.

Andrew Woods and Andrew Coats have joined Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman as of counsel attorneys and practice in legislative & regulatory advocacy and government relations & public policy practice groups.

Chris W. Cotterill has joined Faegre Baker Daniels LLP as a partner on the government team.

The Central Indiana Chapter of the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters has named the following officers: Steve Stromquist, West Bend Insurance, president; Betsy Binkholder, Indiana Insurance, president elect; Ruth Kelly, Arlington/Roe and Co., vice president; Debra Adam, State Auto Insurance, secretary; and Dick Smith, State Farm Insurance, treasurer. New directors are Patrick Burns, Erie Insurance; Abe Davis, State Farm Insurance; Herbert Gaunt, Liberty Mutual; and William Viar, AIL Special Risk Division.

Real Estate
Stevee Clifton has joined Re/Max Metro.

Paul Del Re has joined Bill Estes Chevrolet as commercial vehicle sales executive.

Nikki Warren has joined Exegistics as director of human resources.

Susan Jarvis has joined Ginovus as manager of project administration.

Ken Barger has joined FW Warehousing as regional facility manager for Indianapolis.

Kristina Robson has joined BioStorage Technologies Inc. as senior director of comprehensive solutions.

William “Bo” Elder, Southern Indiana Railway Corp. and Chamber of Commerce Building Corp., has been named chairman of the board of managers of Crown Hill Cemetery’s board of corporators. Tanya Bell, Indiana Black Expo Inc., and Chris MacAllister, MacAllister Machinery, have been named to the board of corporators.

Apparatus has added the following: Jason Phegley, infrastructure specialist; Matt Barloh, workflow analyst; and Liam Mulholland, Travis Brown, James Fitzgerald, and Eric Stock, systems analysts.•

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