Ruta Kirstein, a nurse practitioner, recently joined Mayo Clinic Health System in the Oncology Department in Eau Claire and Menomonie. Kirstein completed a master’s degree in adult nurse practitioner studies at the State University of New York Institute of Technology in Utica. She previously practiced at the Lipson Cancer Institute in Rochester, New York. She is a member of the Advanced Practitioner Society of Hematology and Oncology, Oncology Nursing Society and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing.
Hope Gospel Mission has recently hired Brett Geboy as Community Relations Director. He is responsible for directing community engagement efforts, enhancing community partnerships and helping in strategic development as Hope Gospel Mission moves forward in helping see lives rescued, rebuilt and renewed. Geboy comes to Hope Gospel Mission with experience in sales, marketing and public relations most recently with North Central Insulation as well as the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce.
Charter Bank announced the hiring of Daniel Pohnl as the Assistant Vice President of Business Lending. Pohnl will be responsible for establishing and maintaining business relationships with customers and manage a portfolio to ensure customers receive the service they deserve. Pohnl joins the Charter Bank team with many years in the commercial loans and real estate business. Prior to Charter Bank, Pohnl was a commercial lender for Merchants Bank in Eau Claire, and also worked at Wells Fargo and Northeast Bank in the Minneapolis market.
River Valley Architects, Inc. (RVA) is excited to announce that they have moved from Chippewa Falls, WI to 3300 Birch Street, Suite 1A in St. Andrew’s Office Park in Eau Claire, WI. The move stems from RVA’s unprecedented growth over recent years and will enable RVA to add additional staff, continue to meet the growing needs of their clients and strengthen relationships with their valued partners. River Valley Architects, Inc. is a full-service architectural design firm that is built upon a commitment to keeping up with the current trends in their industry, continuing education and learning from each of their experiences along the way.
Eau Claire Chamber
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