VOL. 122 | NO. 58 | Wednesday, March 28, 2007
Methodist Director Elected President Of Tennessee Board of Pharmacy
Sheila Mitchell, director of pharmacy services at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital, has been elected president of the Tennessee Board of Pharmacy. Mitchell has worked for Methodist for more than 20 years. She is an assistant professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center's College of Pharmacy and has served on several committees for the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy. The Tennessee House of Representatives honored her in 2002 for her local contributions to her field.
Trace Crenshaw, Judy Stanley and Scott Walker have joined Paragon National Bank as mortgage consultants. Crenshaw previously worked at Crump Mortgage as a loan officer. Stanley also comes from Crump Mortgage, and has been in the banking business for more than 30 years. Walker also was a loan officer for Crump Mortgage for two years prior to his position with Paragon.
William Frey has been recertified as a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Frey is interim dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Gov. Phil Bredesen has appointed three Memphis-area residents to the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability. Bernard Danzig has been named the West Tennessee urban representative, Beauton Matthews is the West Tennessee rural representative and Mary Stockley is AARP representative.
Darren Metz, CEO of NovaCopy Inc., recently was elected president of the Panasonic Dealer Council by 600 Panasonic dealers across the country. Metz was recognized for his company's top-rated customer service and growth in a competitive market.
Rhodes College senior Aaron Creek, a biology major from Springdale, Ark., has been named the first Luce Scholar at Rhodes. The Luce Scholars Program is supported by the Henry Luce Foundation in New York and annually selects 15 students from around the country to study in Asia for a year. Rhodes is one of 67 colleges and universities permitted to nominate students for the program.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC has been ranked among the top three bond counsel firms in Mississippi by The Bond Buyer, a national daily newspaper serving the municipal bond industry.
Joseph Decosimo & Co. PLLC has hired Megan N. Cook as senior accountant. Cook graduated from Arkansas State University in 2005 with a bachelor's degree in accounting.
Glenn A. Moore, broker and owner of GlennMooreRealty.com, has been chosen by the Tennessee Association of Realtors for its 2007 Class of Leadership. Ten Realtors were selected this year from across the state. Moore has 22 years of experience in real estate and recently was elected to the board of directors of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors.
Wurzburg Inc. has awarded five Memphians for their sales achievements. Joe Key received the Elite Sales Achievement Award for his $100,000 in profit gain for three of the past five years. Mike Accardi, Hillman Robbins and Tom Yeager received the Gold Sales Achievement Award, which recognizes those who increased 2006 profits by more than $150,000. Sally Camp received the Silver Sales Achievement Award for increasing 2006 profits by more than $100,000.
Lindsay Keller has been promoted to team leader of design for MBI. Previously, she worked for MBI as designer/architect and design liaison.
The Wood Flooring Manufacturers Association (NOFMA) has elected Bob Haggard of Hassell & Hughes Lumber Co. Inc. to lead the association as president for 2007. Tommy Maxwell of Maxwell Hardwood Flooring was elected vice president.