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Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP is pleased to announce that Andrea Moore has accepted the position of Tax Supervisor in the firm’s Tax Department. Andrea received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland. Prior to joining GFC, she was the Head of Hedge Fund Tax at Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co., LLC.
KeyBank named John Bock as Market Manager for Key Private Bank, and announces the addition of Robert Miller as Trust Officer and Melanie Brown as Relationship Manager. Bock returns to Vermont from Denver, where he was Regional Trust Manager for KeyBank. He served as Trust Officer for KeyBank’s Vermont District prior to his promotion, and held similar positions at TD Bank and Chittenden Bank.
Agnes Cook was elected to the Board of Directors of Opportunities Credit Union. She is the owner of a Dale Carnegie Franchise that provides Professional Training and Coaching for a variety of businesses and professional organizations. Ms. Cook is also the President of ASTD Vermont, an organization for professional trainers.
Sophia Holder was elected to the Board of Directors of Opportunities Credit Union and serves on the Executive Committee as the Board Treasurer. She is the Vice President of Finance for Fletcher Allen Health Care. Previously she worked as a controller for Faulkner Hospital, an affiliate of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Massachusetts. Ms. Holder is a Certified Public Accountant.
Ellen Kane was elected to the Board of Directors of Opportunities Credit Union. She is the CEO/President of the Fanny Allen Corporation, Inc. Previously, she worked for social service and educational nonprofits in development, securing funding for programs that improve the quality of life for the homeless and disadvantaged.
Larry Lewack was elected to the Board of Directors of Opportunities Credit Union. He is the Neuro-Resource Facilitator for the Vermont Brain Injury Association. Larry has had 18 years of experience as a nonprofit CEO and program manager.
Matthew M. Seklecki, cum laude 2011 graduate from Saint Michael's College with a degree in both history and political science, and winner of the Father Prevel Memorial Award given to the top male graduate each year, was named Admission Counselor for Saint Michael’s College. Seklecki started his job as official representative and recruiter for the college this month.
Aislinn Doyle, director of admissions for the Maritime Studies Program of Williams College and Mystic Seaport, was named assistant director of admission for Saint Michael's College starting this month. Her assignment will include travel for student recruitment in Ohio, and upstate and western New York.
Thomas P. Murphy, a Senior Project Manager with Environmental Compliance Services, Inc. (ECS) of Waterbury, was a presenter at the Vermont Employee Ownership Center’s (VEOC’s) Ninth Annual Conference on June 10, 2011 at Champlain College.
Dr. Joachim G. Mueller recently joined Mark Heitzman, MD, FACC, Michael G. Hayes, MD, FACC, and Gregory J. MacDonald, MD, FACC at Central Vermont Cardiology. Dr. Mueller was born and raised in Germany where he received his MD at Ruprecht-Karls-Universität in Heidelberg, Germany.
TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, has named Sheila Sartori the Store Manager of the store located at 1855 Williston Road in South Burlington, Vt. An assistant vice president, she is responsible for new business development, consumer and business lending, and managing personnel and day-to-day operations at the store serving customers throughout the area.
Frederick “Fritz” Engstrom, MD, medical director of the Brattleboro Retreat, has formally announced the appointment of three new physicians to the hospital’s medical staff. “These are three outstanding psychiatrists represent tremendous additions to the Brattleboro Retreat’s exceptional core of medical talent,” said Engstrom.