VOL. 113 | NO. 214 | Wednesday, November 10, 1999
Toni Campbell Parker, partner in the law firm of Apperson, Crump and Maxwell PLC, was elected president of the Mid-South Fair/Libertyland Inc
Toni Campbell Parker, partner in the law firm of Apperson, Crump and Maxwell PLC, was elected president of the Mid-South Fair/Libertyland Inc.
Melissa McEver has joined Hands on Memphis as a program manager. She previously was project coordinator for the University of Memphis Prevention Center.
Kathryn McCannell has been promoted from program director to director of corporate programs for Hands on Memphis.
Thompson & Co. has hired three new employees and promoted one.
Eve Lazarov has joined the company as an account executive. She formerly was an account coordinator at Archer/Malmo. She has a masters degree from the University of Memphis and a bachelors degree from Indiana University.
Bob Shatzer has joined the company as art director. He formerly was art director for Towery Publishing.
Stephen Heller has joined the agency as copy chief. He formerly was vice president and creative director for Demaine Vickers & Co. and Schenkein Advertising and Public Relations.
Lisa Hawkins has been promoted to creative account coordinator from receptionist.
John D. McDowell has joined MassMutual, The Blue Chip Co., as a financial services professional. He formerly was a controller for ContiCotton. McDowell is a graduate of Mississippi State University.
Randy Cook was appointed financial representative for VanderSteeg Financial Group.
James Speakman, senior vice president of EnSafe, has been named president of the Memphis chapter of the Consulting Engineers of Tennessee.
E. Claire Barnett, senior project manager with EnSafe, has been named president of the Tennessee section of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Dr. Rodney Wolf has been named medical director of the cardiovascular program at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare-Jackson Hospital. Wolf, who has practiced for almost 30 years, received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee.
Randall D. Noel, litigation partner at the law firm of Armstrong Allen Prewitt Gentry Johnston & Holmes, was named president of the Southern Conference of Bar Presidents.
The Memphis Shelby County Crime Commission has elected nine new board members: Jack Blair, director of Smith & Nephew Inc.; Chip Dudley, chief executive officer and co-chairman of Independent Bank; Richard Janikowski, chair of the department of criminology and criminal justice at the University of Memphis; Dr. La Don Jones, vice president of Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp.; Jimmy Lackie, president of Lackie Trading Co.; John Morris, chief executive officer of Jack Morris Auto Glass; Steve Shankman, a federal defender; and Carolyn Wade Blackett, Criminal Court judge for Division 4.
William G. Griesbeck, managing member of Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC, has been elected to the Council of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Robert L. Tisdale has been selected as the deputy district engineer and deputy for project management for the Memphis district, Army Corps of Engineers. He formerly was chief of operations division and deputy district engineer for project management for the New Orleans district.
Sonya D. Moman has been selected as the supervisory auditor for the Memphis district, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. She formerly was chief of the internal review and audit compliance office at Fort Sill, Okla. She has a masters degree from Hampton University and a bachelors degree from Talladega College.
Herman Morris Jr., president and chief executive officer of Memphis Light, Gas & Water, has been named treasurer of the American Public Power Association.
Dr. Timothy C. Fabian has been selected to chair the department of surgery in the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee-Memphis and will serve as the Harwell Wilson Alumni professor of surgery.
Dr. Allen Edmonson was named to the Harold B. Boyd Professorship in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Tennessee-Memphis. He currently serves as professor and chairman of the department of orthopaedic surgery.
Cynthia Todd Graham has been promoted to director of major gifts for the University of Memphis. Graham formerly was a college development director and is a graduate of the U of M.
Kathy Garrott and Marcy Anderson have joined the University of Memphis Marketing and Advancement Division as marketing coordinators. Garrott was formerly a marketing and communications consultant. She is a graduate of Delta State University. Anderson formerly was marketing director at Towery Publishing. She has a masters degree from the University of Memphis and a bachelors degree from the University of Tennessee.
Richard Ranta, dean of the College of Communication and Fine Arts at the University of Memphis, is the 1999 recipient of the American Communication Association Award for Outstanding Service.
Barbara Halliburton, senior vice president human resources for Smith & Nephew Inc., was named Executive of the Year by the Memphis chapter of International Association of Administrative Professionals.
Henri E. Brooks, state representative and chairwoman of the Tennessee Legislative Black Caucus, has been elected chairperson of the Joint Task Force on Human Rights.
Dr. William M. Locante, an implantologist and general dentist, has qualified for associate fellowship in the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.