Charter Bank has announced Carla Leuck as the new Assistant Vice President - Marketing Officer. Leuck is responsible for setting the overall marketing direction for the bank and establishing and supporting on-going programs and functions. Leuck comes to Charter Bank with over 20 years of marketing experience in a variety of industries including financial, healthcare, higher education, and most recently in manufacturing.
HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals have named Brian Hedrington as director of facilities management for both hospitals. Hedrington began his career at HSHS in western Wisconsin nearly 12 years ago as director of security for both hospitals. He took on additional responsibilities in June 2017 as interim director of facilities management. Hedrington began his new role December 16. Hedrington has a degree from Chippewa Valley Technical College, is police academy trained by Wisconsin State Law Enforcement and is a certified firefighter. Hedrington will continue to oversee the two hospitals’ security and telecommunications departments.
Bruce Ommen, PE, has been named president of Ayres Associates, replacing Thomas Pulse, PE, who announced his retirement from the employee-owned engineering and architecture firm as of the close of 2018. Pulse will continue in his role as chairman of the board until the firm’s annual shareholders meeting in May 2019. Ommen began his engineering career at Ayres Associates, joining the firm in 1990. During his tenure he has spent considerable time working with Ayres’ offices across the country on projects comprising multiple disciplines. Ommen has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Minnesota and is a registered professional engineer in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin.
WNB Financial announces the promotion of Chad Anderson to Vice President and Business Banking Manager. In his new role, Anderson oversees Business Banking in both the Winona and Holmen markets. His main responsibilities include coordinating community outreach and business development efforts, along with providing guidance and resources to support team performance. Anderson earned his degree from Winona State University and is a graduate of the Graduate School of Banking in Madison.
Feather Communications has been named one of the Top 10 Resume Services in Minneapolis. Dr. Heather Rothbauer-Wanish, founder of Feather Communications, is a Certified Professional Resume Writer and provides resume-writing services to clients throughout the United States. Find My Profession, a website geared towards helping clients land job opportunities, cultivated the listing of Minneapolis-area resume writers. According to the site, a solid history of glowing reviews helped Feather Communications secure a spot on the list.
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