VOL. 123 | NO. 148 | Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Wilson Named CBU Dean Of Graduate, Professional Studies
Dr. Patrick Wilson
Dr. Patrick Wilson has been named dean of the Graduate and Professional Studies program at Christian Brothers University.
Wilson will lead the marketing, recruitment and retention for evening undergraduate programs and graduate programs as well as have responsibility for the financial planning and administrative operations.
Michael Sellers has joined Signature Advertising & Marketing Solutions as an art director and Danny McGregor has joined as a copywriter. Katie DiGiovanna has been promoted to art director at Signature Advertising & Marketing Solutions. DiGiovanna joined the agency in September as a junior art director.
Perkins & Marie Callender’s Inc. has promoted several key members of its executive management including Pete Pascuzzi, executive vice president in Corporate Restaurant Operations; Bob Winters, senior vice president of franchise sales in Franchise Operations and Restaurant Development; Cheryl Ahlbrandt, senior vice president, Marketing and Research and Development; Toni Quist, vice president, Human Resources; and Sue Kruse, senior director, Training and Development, Perkins.
Corey Johnson, chaplain manager at Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center, has been invited to participate in the fourth annual NAACP Leadership 500 Summit. Johnson has been recognized as one of the 500 influential young leaders across the country who emulates the values and ideals of the NAACP.
Clint Cummins has joined the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis as annual fund manager. Cummins previously worked for the Kappa Alpha Order National Administrative Office. Also, Luca Lindner has joined the Ronald McDonald House as communications coordinator. Lindner previously worked as assistant program director for WEGR ROCK 103. Jordan Proctor has joined Ronald McDonald House as special events coordinator. Proctor previously worked as a fundraiser assistant for the nonprofit organization Temporary Emergency Services.
Phillip Orr has joined Bonne Terre Country Inn and Café as general manager. Orr previously worked in event management for the University of Florida Hilton Hotel and Conference Center as well as the Governor’s Inn in Tallahassee, Fla., where he was director of guest services. Orr will oversee all property staff, event and inn operations.
Jim DelMauro has been elected to Luminetx Corp.’s board of directors after serving as an adviser to the board for more than a year. DelMauro also will serve as interim chief operating officer and lead the search for Luminetx’s next COO.
Alison Restivo has received her Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) Professional Designation. Restivo has held a Tennessee Real Estate License since March 2000 and is the owner and principal broker of The Restivo Group Realtors.
Dr. Mack A. Land has joined UT Medical Group Inc. as an infectious disease specialist in the Department of Medicine. Land earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 1973 and is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. He also has special interest in travel medicine.
Michelle Morgan Taylor, Andrew Israel, Jakatae Jessup, Elizabeth Widdop, Josh Whitehead, Ashley Coffield and Kindle Nance have been elected to the 2009 board of directors for Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region.
Thomas George has been selected as master of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers river flagship, the motor vessel Mississippi. George has worked for the Corps of Engineers for more than 18 years as an assistant master of the Dredge Burgess, the Dredge Hurley and the M/V Mississippi. His career on the river began in 1974 with Brent Towing Co. and currently spans 34 years of service on the Inland Waterways.
Todd L. Griesbeck has been promoted to audit manager at Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC and Erin E. Stark has been promoted to audit senior. The firm also has hired Charles F. Bennett to its auditing staff.