<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - movers%20and%20shakers]]> http://gazette.com/rss/movers%20and%20shakers Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:02:09 -0700 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569906?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569906?custom_click=rss

Special Kids Special Families, a nonprofit supporting people with disabilities, their families and caregivers, has announced that Greg Garrison, sales manager at Academy Bank, and community volunteer Joyce Morgan have joined the Special Kids Special Families Board of Directors.

Garrison holds a bachelor's degree in business management from the University of Northern Colorado and a master's in human resource management from Everest University.

Morgan holds a bachelor's in American civilization and a master's in education, both from the University of Pennsylvania. She has donated her time to the Pioneers Museum, United Way and Leadership Pikes Peak, as well as other nonprofits.

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]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:15:01 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569818?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569818?custom_click=rss Silver Key has announced its 2016 board officers:

Jocelyn Wall, board chair; Mary Ellen McNally, first vice chair; Steve Baron, second vice chair; Tyler S.C. Stevens, past chair; Arlene Stein, secretary; and Cheryl Solze, treasurer. Other board members include Elaine Alexander, Howard Black, Preston Briggs, Julie Boswell, Carla Hartsell, Rebecca Hurley, David Lord, and Jan Martin.

Silver Key serves approximately 5,000 seniors in the Colorado Springs area with programs including Meals on Wheels, guardianship case management and to door-to-door transportation.

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]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:15:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569615?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569615?custom_click=rss Two Colorado Springs residents have been reappointed by Gov. John Hickenlooper to the state Sickle Cell Anemia Advisory Committee.

Wanda Gail Foster and Olga Polanco Copeland will serve as representatives of voluntary agencies, with terms expiring Jan. 31, 2020.

The Sickle Cell Anemia Advisory Committee, in coordination with the existing staff and facilities of the University of Colorado School of Medicine, works to establish programs and conduct research for the care and treatment of people suffering from sickle cell anemia.

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]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:00:01 -0700 <![CDATA[ANB Bank has new regional president in Colorado Springs]]> http://gazette.com/anb-bank-has-new-regional-president-in-colorado-springs/article/1569357?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/anb-bank-has-new-regional-president-in-colorado-springs/article/1569357?custom_click=rss

Tom Ashley has been promoted to regional president of ANB Bank's Colorado Springs operations, replacing Lonnie Parsons, who will retire by the end of the month.

Ashley joined ANB in June as community bank president for Colorado Springs. He had worked as broker associate with Aspen Snowmass Sotheby's International Realty and spent 15 years with FirstBank, Colorado's second-largest bank, At FirstBank, he was executive vice president of its Roaring Fork Valley operations and held senior management posts at its banks in Colorado Springs and the Denver Tech Center. He is a graduate of Colorado State University and the University of Wisconsin's Graduate School of Banking.



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Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:25:21 -0700
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John W. Cook, a partner with the local law firm of Hogan Lovells, has been named global co-chair of the firm's international Real Estate Litigation Group. Cook specializes in civil litigation.

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]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:50:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569284?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569284?custom_click=rss

Stockman Kast Ryan + Co. accounting firm has announced three hires:

Nicole Benton joins the firm as an audit consultant. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with an MBA in accounting and was an auditor intern with the city of Colorado Springs.

Carla Genao, a tax consultant, also is a graduate of UCCS, with a bachelor's in business with an accounting emphasis.

Rhonda Dailey joins the firm as director of human capital. She received a bachelor's in psychology from UCCS and a master's in organizational leadership/human resource management from Colorado State University.



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<![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569120?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1569120?custom_click=rss Kay Miller has been named chief nursing officer (CNO) of UCHealth Memorial Hospital. As a member of the hospital's leadership team, Miller oversees nursing care, including inpatient nursing units, emergency services and patient care staffing.

Miller, who has been the interim CNO at Memorial since September, has nearly 40 years of nursing experience. Before taking on the interim duties, she was CNO at St. Anthony Hospital in Denver, and before that, CNO of Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland.

Miller's teams earned multiple accolades, including the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for health systems, the Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence, two Lantern Awards for Emergency Nursing Excellence and Patient

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]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 13:10:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568870?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568870?custom_click=rss Garth Hystad, founder of local custom deck design and build firm Colorado Custom Decks and Mosaic Outdoor Living and star of the HGTV series, "Mega Decks," has been selected for the filming of season two, set to air this spring.

Hystad founded the company more than 30 years ago. Season two of "Mega Decks" will showcase his team's custom designs and construction of outdoor living spaces along the Pikes Peak area and Front Range.

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]]> Fri, 29 Jan 2016 12:55:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568778?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568778?custom_click=rss

Ian Glassford has joined Wells Fargo as a private banker covering the Colorado Springs market. Glassford replaces Don Weiss, who retires this month. Glassford will provide clients banking, credit and access to brokerage and investment management services.

Glassford is an active member of the community and is involved in Leadership Pikes Peak and the Rotary Club of Colorado Springs. He has a bachelor's degree in political science and economics from Carleton University in Canada.

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]]> Thu, 28 Jan 2016 10:20:03 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568707?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568707?custom_click=rss

Maritta Coffey has joined The Independence Center as information specialist. The Colorado native received her bachelor's at the University of Phoenix.

Coffey's background is in case management and program coordination. She brings a wealth of experience in assisting people with disabilities and individuals in need of support within the community. The Independence Center is a local nonprofit that provides traditional and self-directed home health care, independent living, and advocacy services for people with disabilities.

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]]> Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:40:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Nominate someone for Athena Award]]> http://gazette.com/nominate-someone-for-athena-award/article/1568636?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/nominate-someone-for-athena-award/article/1568636?custom_click=rss The deadline for nominations for the 2016 Athena Award is 5 p.m. Feb. 29. This year's award will be presented during a May 12 luncheon at The Antlers hotel and sponsored by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance.

A nomination form can be found on the Business Alliance's website at www.coloradospringsbusinessalliance.com; a luncheon registration form also can be found on the website.

The Athena Award is given annually to a woman who's helped other women reach their leadership potential, accomplished success in business and contributed to the community. Last year, 21 women were nominated for the award.

More information: Call Shawn Seaford at 884-2832 or email her at sseaford@csrba.com.



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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 07:29:13 -0700
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Colorado Springs Health Partners (CSHP), part of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc., has promoted Lynne Jones to vice president of business development and marketing.

Jones will coordinate business development activity for the physician practice and oversee all marketing and communication activity for the organization.

Jones has been with CSHP for 16 years and has nearly 25 years of experience in health-care and ancillary health services marketing and business development. She serves on the Colorado Springs Osteopathic Physicians Foundation board and the Regional Business Alliance Health Care industry team. Jones holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from Penn State University and a marketing graduate certificate from the

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]]> Tue, 26 Jan 2016 13:00:02 -0700 <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568535?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers/article/1568535?custom_click=rss

Morgan Gray Honea of Colorado Springs was appointed last week by Gov. John Hickenlooper to a two-year term on the Colorado eHealth Commission, which sets goals for the state's health information technology program and creates a process for developing common policies and technical solutions. Honea, who became executive director in 2014 of the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization in Denver, is serving on the commission as a member with expertise in interoperability and data exchange. He previous was CEO of the Plains Medical Center and helped lead talks that led to the center's merger with Peak Vista Community Health Centers.

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