Dr. Kody Tuttle has joined the dental team at Family Medical Care Community Health Center operated in the Northern Panhandle by CHANGE INC.
A long-time West Virginia State University associate professor and former Yellow Jacket football coach has been inducted into his high school's sports hall of fame.
Jefferson County Sheriff Pete Dougherty recently was awarded a double honor for his work to end veteran homelessness at the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans' annual conference in Washington, D.C.
K. Joy Buck now is a professor at the West Virginia University School of Nursing.
Linda Howell Skidmore, media relations coordinator at Davis & Elkins College, recently attended the Council of Independent Colleges' 2014 media conference at the Omni Shoreham in Washington, D.C.
Bradley Bennett, a 2014 Davis & Elkins College grad, has been appointed admission counselor at his alma mater.
Danielle Swann has joined the Charleston office of Jackson Kelly.
George S. Weaver III has been elected chairman of the board of HB&W Inc.
Dr. Kyle M. Smith, a fellowship-trained pediatric anesthesiologist, has joined Hoops Family Children’s Hospital, specializing in providing anesthesia care for children undergoing surgery.
The board of directors of the scholarship fund created in memory of Lt. James W. Hotsinpiller Jr. and Deputy U.S. Marshal Derek W. Hotsinpiller has awarded four new scholarships.
Travis Mollohan, a long-time aide to U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., has been selected as director of state, corporate and community relations for West Virginia University.
Brian Bracey has been selected as an associate vice president for development with Marshall University Foundation Inc. He started work July 1.
Sandra Pertee is the new superintendent of Wayne County Schools.
Bill Conner, CEO and founder of FWC Consulting and former CEO of Entrust Inc., recently recognized the service of U.S. Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va., for his support of youth science education at the 51st National Youth Foundation Science Camp Senate Luncheon July 17 in the Kennedy Caucus Room of the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C.
Susie Agee has been promoted to the position of general manager of Glenn’s Sporting Goods. She will oversee all areas of Glenn’s including retail, team sales and government provisions.
Carrie Scanlon, director of communications and philanthropy at Bordas & Bordas, has been appointed to Wheeling’s Young Women’s Christian Association board of directors.
West Liberty University has added Jay Frey as a planned and major giving consultant for its Nathan Shotwell Planned Giving Society. Frey holds the designation of Certified Fund Raising Executive.
Smallwood & Small Insurance in Martinsburg has been named as an Erie Insurance 2013 Personal Lines Elite Award winner for achieving growth and profitability goals.
Catherine C. Eckley has been selected as director of alumni relations and the annual fund for the University of Charleston.
USI Insurance Services has hired former West Virginia Gov. Gaston Caperton as a senior adviser to USI in overall growth strategy for the company’s West Virginia, Kentucky and Virginia offices.
Brian Thomas, president and CEO of Insurance Centers Inc., earlier this month signed statements of support for the National Guard and National Reserve in a ceremony at Insurance Centers’ Bruceton Mills office.
Eight West Virginia University faculty members have been awarded research grants in the university’s second year of participation in the Big XII Faculty Fellowship Program.
Certified Public Accountant John S. “Jack” Bodkin Jr. has been awarded a life membership in the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants in recognition of his longtime service to the organization.
Mary Kerns, president of Ramsey Insurance Agency, will continue to oversee operations in Charleston following AssuredPartners of West Virginia’s acquisition of the Ramsey Insurance Agency Inc.
Professional truck driver William Adkins, a driver for FedEx Freight out of its Kenova terminal, was selected as Grand Champion of the West Virginia Trucking Association’s 59th annual Truck Driving Championship held June 21 in Charleston.
Dr. Amanda Prince has joined University Healthcare Physicians’ Inwood Family Medicine.
The West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission and the West Virginia Council for Community and Technical College Education have hired Matt Turner as the agencies’ new executive vice chancellor for administration. He begins work Aug. 1.
Steven R. Wise has been selected as dean for workforce, technical and community education at New River Community and Technical College.
Dr. Paul Muizelaar, a board-certified and fellowship-trained neurosurgeon, has joined Cabell Huntington Hospital and the Department of Neuroscience at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine as a full-time professor.
Darshana Shah, associate dean for faculty affairs and professional development at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, is the chairwoman-elect of the Association of American Medical Colleges’ Group on Faculty Affairs steering committee.
Certified Public Accountants Mendy A. Aluise and Matthew L. Brotsky have been selected to be partners at the firm of Somerville & Co. Aluise, a Huntington native and resident, holds a bachelor of business administration degree from Marshall University, where she majored in accounting with a minor in economics.