HIRED: Alayna Knox as a data analyst.
HIRED: Amy Xiong as manager of trade relations.
HIRED: Kyle Fisher as vice president of information technology.
HIRED: Rachel Hill as director of underwriting.
HIRED: Yvonne Delphia as strategic account executive.
HIRED: Kirsten DeSanto as an account manager.
HIRED: Taryn Turner as an IT help desk technician.
HIRED: Jolene Kohlenberg as HR manager.
HIRED: Grace Enloe as a data entry specialist.
HIRED: Anji Lewis as a senior member advocate.
PROMOTED: Matt Behnke to IT manager.
PROMOTED: Grace Kroeger to account coordinator.
PROMOTED: Jon Moore to director of strategic partnerships.
PROMOTED: Angella Hammel to senior member advocate.
PROMOTED: Kelly Jones to pharmacy technician trainee.
PROMOTED: Mary Jo Harris to patient care coordinator.
Friend of Hospice Award
ACHIEVEMENT: Greg Birkett, a Hospice of Dubuque volunteer for more than 20 years, received the Friend of Hospice award, which recognizes an individual who has demonstrated long-term dedication to and support of the Hospice of Dubuque mission through outreach, fundraising and generosity. Birkett is owner and general manager of the Dubuque Advertiser and has been a longtime Hospice board member.
HIRED: Katelyn Roussel, DNP, for the acute care department, where she will provide a complete range of medical care and offer urgent care treatment for non-life threatening emergencies and walk-in medical services.
HIRED: Jeffrey Fogle for the acute care department.
HIRED: Jeanne Tobin for the acute care department.
Crescent Community Health Center
HIRED: Carol Caldwell as director of human capital and culture.
HIRED: Conner Ferguson as a licensed practical nurse.
HIRED: Roberto Miranda as a patient service representative.
Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County
HIRED: Kari DePauw for the orthopaedic department. She will work closely with Dr. Dan Stormont and Brian McComb in the MHLC Specialty Clinic in Darlington, Wis.
Destinations International Board
ACHIEVEMENT: Galena Country Tourism CEO and president Rose Noble was appointed to the 2022/2023 board of directors for Destinations International. She represents Galena Country and the central Midwest United States on the board.
Grant Regional Health Center
HIRED: David Casillas Plazola to family medicine and obstetrics.
HIRED: Dale Chilson to ENT and as a facial plastic surgeon.
HIRED: Rachel Loeffelholz as a family nurse practitioner.
Cottingham & Butler
HIRED: Linda Niemann as a client service representative.
HIRED: Priscilla LuGrain as a member services coordinator.
HIRED: Brian Sholty as a talent acquisition specialist.
HIRED: Olivia Meyer as claims coordinator.
HIRED: Kimberly Digman as claims coordinator.
HIRED: Jenna Bakken as a claims representative.
HIRED: Megan Brunssen as a staff accountant.
HIRED: Jack Benda as a business analyst.
HIRED: Rebecca Schmieder as a WC RN case manager.
HIRED: Nick Jobgen as account administrator.
HIRED: Ashley Benda as account administrator.
HIRED: Katherine Welu as a benefits services assistant.
HIRED: Bianca Vanbebber as a quality assurance coordinator.
HIRED: Jody Stortzum as a service representative.
RSM US LLP
PROMOTED: Johnathan Glaser to audit services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Crystal Hoefer to senior director of audit services.
PROMOTED: Clarice LeBlanc to manager of audit services.
PROMOTED: Jake Oberbroeckling to audit services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Andy Salwolke to audit services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Amber Droessler to tax services manager.
PROMOTED: Mitch Gaul to tax services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Jalen Strunk to tax services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Rachael Schueller to tax services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Derrek Atherley to consulting services director.
PROMOTED: Tim LaGrange to services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Jase Grant to services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Wyatt Less to services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Nathan Markus to services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Micah Metheny to services senior associate.
PROMOTED: Cory Weinschenk to services senior associates.
PROMOTED: Shelby Jaeger to consulting services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Brett Leibold to consulting services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Mike Vondra to consulting services supervisor.
PROMOTED: Ken Osterhaus to consulting services manager.
PROMOTED: Kayla Sieverding to consulting services manager.
PROMOTED: Heather Vance to consulting services manager.
PROMOTED: Mike Wagner to internal client services’ pipeline development team lead.
League of Wisconsin Municipalities Board
ACHIEVEMENT: Platteville City Manager Adam Ruechel was appointed to the League of Wisconsin Municipalities board of directors, a collaborative space for cities and villages to learn from one another as well as to advocate for themselves in the state Legislature.
Employer Support Award
ACHIEVEMENT: MercyOne Eastern Iowa President Kay Takes won the Employer Support of The Guard and Reserve (ESGR) patriot award. The award recognizes supervisors nominated by a Guardsman or Reservist employee for support provided directly to the nominator.
Honkamp Krueger & Co.
HIRED: Connor Dunn as a business development specialist.
HIRED: Kelly English as tax associate I.
HIRED: Kari Cota as an assurance associate.
PROMOTED: Mark Pifer to tax associate.
PROMOTED: Emma Karns to human resources business partner.
PROMOTED: Kelly Simmons to loan maintenance QC supervisor.
HIRED: Adam Ploessl as chief information and technology officer.
Certified Fund Raising Executive
ACHIEVEMENT: Beth McGorry, St. Mark Youth Enrichment’s director of donor relations, was recognized as a certified fund raising executive by CFRE International.
Wisconsin-Iowa Shopping News
HIRED: Sarah Kelly-Walters as a customer service representative and sales assistant.
Eastern Iowa Media Group-North
HIRED: Matthew Hinderberger as a sports writer.
HIRED: Shelley Decker as coordinator of academic affairs.
HIRED: Nicholas Benson as assistant professor of communication.
HIRED: Richard Grove as assistant professor of psychology.
HIRED: Brandon Rogers as instructor of nursing.
HIRED: Vapordeal Sanders as assistant professor of business.
HIRED: Michaela Koch as visiting assistant professor of education.
HIRED: Jackie Hunter as assistant professor of education.
HIRED: Brenna Burgart as visiting assistant professor of psychology.
HIRED: Jackie Jaeger as assistant professor of accounting.
HIRED: Keisy Peryl Xavier as staff accompanist.
HIRED: Mason Randall as assistant football coach.
HIRED: Nick Young as assistant football coach.
HIRED: Terri Mayberry as director of cheer and dance.
HIRED: Kathleen Sinclair as director of campus ministry.
HIRED: Kristen Duross as assistant softball coach.
HIRED: Kathryn Lindsay as athletic trainer.
HIRED: Francesca LaTorraca as athletic trainer.
HIRED: Chris Miron as head women’s volleyball coach.
HIRED: Tucker LaBelle as head men’s lacrosse coach.
HIRED: Irene Carlquist as head women’s lacrosse coach.
HIRED: Johanna Wahlert as an administrative assistant and special events coordinator for institutional advancement.
HIRED: Elena Dominguez as development officer for digital communications.
HIRED: Jordan Burkholder as an admissions counselor and assistant track coach.
HIRED: Sylma Fernandez as a financial aid outreach coordinator.
HIRED: Nicole Herrig as a campus experience manager.
HIRED: Christine Dempewolf as a financial aid services coordinator.
HIRED: Annika Sunleaf as an admissions counselor.
HIRED: Lori Launspach as a cashier.
HIRED: Jason Benn to maintenance.
HIRED: Benjamin MacDonald as a groundskeeper.
HIRED: Christina Ties as custodian.
HIRED: Kathleen Stoffel as custodian.
HIRED: Marcia Smith as custodian.
HIRED: Ella Lahey as an accounts payable coordinator.
HIRED: Paul Kurutsides as digital media and event specialist.
HIRED: Melissa McGinnis as an accountant.
HIRED: Jeffrey Kerkhoven as Café 1843 shift manager.
Meritorious Public Service Award
ACHIEVEMENT: Bryce Parks, coordinator for the Dubuque-based Marine Corps Toys for Tots campaign, has received a civilian award from the U.S. Department of the Navy’s Meritorious Public Service Award. He also was honored for the national civilian campaign of the year.