VOL. 111 | NO. 87 | Wednesday, May 14, 1997
Pickering Inc. has announced three new employees:
April Horton has joined Pickering as marketing secretary. Horton is a recent graduate of the University of Memphis. She previously was an editorial assistant with the Brotherhood Commission, Southern Baptist Convention.
Jerry L. Brown has joined the Pickering Firm Inc. as a project engineer. Brown previously was involved in his own practice as an architect and consultant. He is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi.
Brian Marshall has joined the Pickering Firm Inc. as a structural engineer. He previously was with Landa & Associates Consulting Structural Engineers in Phoenix, Ariz. He is a graduate of Christian Brothers University.
Derrick Roberson has been promoted to senior training specialist for quality and human resources development at Methodist Health Systems. Previously, Roberson was a senior employment recruiter.
Pearl Ingram Gibson has been named senior training specialist for quality and human resources development. Gibson previously was staff development and risk management coordinator for Alverno Memphis Corp.
Melanie Sbravati has been promoted to incentive program and special projects coordinator at Signet Promotions. Sbravati has been with Signet since 1992, most recently as national accounts services manager.
Fred M. Ridolphi Jr., partner with the law firm of Humphreys Dunlap Wellford Acuff & Stanton P.C., recently was elected to the Tennessee Bar Associations board of governors as the West Tennessee governor.
Larry Smith, executive director of the Wolf River Conservancy, has been chosen as the winner of the 1997 National Wetlands Award for volunteer leadership.
Robert A. Cates recently was installed as president of the Tennessee Society of Hospital Pharmacists. Cates is director of pharmaceutical operations at Nova Factor in Memphis.
Rita M. Bates was installed as secretary/treasurer-elect of the Tennessee Society of Hospital Pharmacists. Currently assistant director for clinical services at Baptist Memorial Hospital, she also is an assistant professor in the department of clinical pharmacy at the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy.