VOL. 111 | NO. 154 | Wednesday, August 20, 1997
Dr. Monte Blair has joined Shelby State Community College as director of grants and contracts. He formerly was vice president for research and development at City College in Orlando, Fla. Blair has a doctorate degree from Duke University, a masters degre
Dr. Monte Blair has joined Shelby State Community College as director of grants and contracts. He formerly was vice president for research and development at City College in Orlando, Fla. Blair has a doctorate degree from Duke University, a masters degree from the University of Minnesota and a bachelors degree from the University of Florida.
Wilma J. Proctor, former principal of Whitehaven Elementary School, has been appointed assistant commissioner for the Tennessee Department of Educations Teaching and Learning Division. She has a masters degree from the University of Memphis.
Thompson & Co. has announced several additions and a promotion:
Keith Britt has joined the company as an account supervisor for Thompson & Baker. Britt most recently was vice president for the Southern Research Group. He is a graduate of the University of Mississippi.
Fatima Robinson has joined the agency as a media assistant. She previously worked for WPTY-TV Channel 24. She is a graduate of the University of Mississippi.
Jo Sims has joined the company as a senior media buyer. She formerly worked for Tower Media Inc.
Dee Bartlett has been promoted from media buyer to media buying supervisor.
Roger Montambo has joined Waddell & Reed Inc. as financial advisor. Montambo was employed for the past 21 years with Thomas & Betts Corp.
Tommy Morlino has joined Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. as an investment broker. Prior to joining the company, Morlino was a senior vice president with Vining Sparks IBG. He received bachelors and masters degrees from Delta State University.
K.K. Craig has joined Crye-Leike Inc. has director of marketing. Craig has been associated with the company for 10 years as publisher of its Homebuyers Guide.
Anne Tomlinson, who has been with the company for nine years, will serve as the assistant director of marketing.
Bobby Fisher has been appointed by Gov. Don Sundquist to serve on the Architects and Engineers Board of Examiners. Fisher is president and chief executive officer of Fisher and Arnold Inc.
R. Kemp Conrad has joined Boyle Insurance Agency as an account executive. He formerly was a facility coordinator for USI Alliance. He is a graduate of Rhodes College.
Nicole Hidalgo has joined the marketing department at Methodist Health Systems as project supervisor. She formerly was public relations director at the Memphis Food Bank.
Walker & Associates Inc. has announced several additions and promotions:
Bob Brown has been promoted to senior art director. Brown formerly was art director at Archer/Malmo. He is a graduate of Memphis College of Art.
Sarah K. Hunt has joined the agency as a public relations account coordinator. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky.
Jeremy Harper has joined the agency as a copywriter. He formerly was a freelance copywriter. Harper is a graduate of Arkansas State University.
Debbie Pittman, assistant professor of business administration at Rhodes College, will be the new director of the colleges Meeman Center for Lifelong Learning. She has been the chair of Rhodes department of economics and business administration since 1994. She received her doctorate from the University of Memphis.
Gene Stone has been selected as the Chickasaw Councils new scout executive. He replaces Bob Salser, who has been named area director of the BSAs South Georgia/North Florida region. Stone has served as director of the Cub Scout Division at the national level.
Bert Barnett, president of Prime Automotive Warehouse, was named president of the board of directors for Theatre Memphis 1997-1998 season. Barnett previously was Theatre Memphis executive committee treasurer and vice president.
Delynne Duerkes has joined Don Stewart & Associates as tax compliance administrator. Duerkes formerly was in the business and accounting division of a local university.