Newsmakers

  LAW Agnieszka “Agnes” Jury was elected President-Elect of the Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Antrim Bar Association at the association’s annual spring dinner. Her term as president will begin in May 2017. She has already spearheaded a new website and programming for the organization. “Agnes is bringing to...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

FINANCIAL & INSURANCE SERVICES Dawn Hemming, president of Hemming& in Traverse City, was recently invited to speak and moderate at an Investment News conference in Dallas, Texas. Hemming represented the Women's Advisory Board, a national initiative in the financial services industry to support and encourage women. Betsy...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

FINANCIAL SERVICES Charity Anderson has joined the mortgage team at Honor Bank. Based in the Grand Traverse County market, she is responsible for mortgage loan origination, business development and community outreach. She brings more than 15 years of expertise in real estate and financial services to...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

APPOINTMENTS/ACCOLADES Doug Mansfield, supervisor of Union Township in Grand Traverse County, has been elected president of the Michigan Townships Association (MTA). He brings to his new position an extensive background in planning and land use as president of Mansfield Land Use Consultants. His experience in local...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

ACCOLADES Sgt. Brandon Brinks was recently named the 2015 Law Enforcement Division Employee of the Year for the Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office. He is a 13-year employee and has taken on many roles, including being a community police officer, a field training officer, a member...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

ACCOLADES/APPOINTMENTS Lee Biladeau, Coast Guard aviation maintenance technician 2nd class at Air Station Traverse City, was recently named the Navy Times' Coast Guardsman of the Year for 2015 for his exceptional work as an MH-65 helicopter flight mechanic, as well as his off-duty volunteer work. Lauren Harris...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

FINANCIAL SERVICES Dawn Hemming, president of hemming& in Traverse City and affiliated with SagePoint Financial, recently attended Barron’s 10th Annual Top Women Advisors Summit in Palm Beach, Florida. The invitation-only event consisted of the Top 100 Women Financial Advisors, honored annually in Barron’s magazine, as well...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

APPOINTMENTS Bill Golden, co-president of Golden Shoes in downtown Traverse City, has been re-elected to the Michigan Retailers Services, Inc. (MRS) Board of Directors. He was first named to the board in 2012 and has been re-elected annually. MRS is the wholly owned subsidiary of Michigan...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

HEALTH CARE William C. Fowle has joined the staff at Traverse Health Clinic. He is a licensed social worker, marriage and family counselor and certified advanced addiction counselor. Steve Greenman, licensed professional counselor, has rejoined the staff at Traverse Health Clinic. His specialties include anxiety, depression, trauma,...

Newsmakers: People On The Move

HEALTH CARE Anne Cavanagh, M.D., has been named medical director of the Traverse Health Clinic. She replaces Dr. Lynn Swan, who recently stepped down. Dr. Cavanagh is certified in internal medicine and palliative care. She has prior experience as medical director for Thunder Bay Community Health...