Weichert Realtors – Vanson Associates office in Bellingham recently hired Bridget C. Cantrell, Jennifer Garretson, Ross Gerard, Trish Gesmundo, Benjamin Plymale, Justin Remaklus and Karen Trudel. The Weichert office in Bellingham is located at 2900 Meridian St.
Cezar O. Mesquita has been selected as the new director of the office of admissions at Western Washington University. He will start at WWU on Nov. 1. He is currently the director of admissions at the University of Idaho. He will succeed Assistant Vice President of Enrollment and Student Services Clara Capron, who has been [...]
Pam Kiesner, director of the Bellingham Public Library, announced she will retire at the end of the year. The library board of trustees accepted her resignation at its meeting on Sept. 20. She will step down at the end of the year. This year marks her 40th year in library administration. She spent the last [...]
In August, PeaceHealth Medical Group added five new providers to its medical team. John Aita, MD, joined the gastroenterology team. Aita was the American College of Physicians’ 2015 Operational Physician of the Year. He is a retired lieutenant colonel in the medical corp of the U.S. Army and has served two deployments to Iraq. Penelope [...]
Rick Adelstein, president of Louis Auto Glass, is chairing the Boys & Girls Club of Whatcom County’s Great Futures campaign. The campaign is the Boys & Girls Club’s annual fundraiser which runs from September through October. Louis Auto Glass has been in Whatcom County since 1929, and was founded by Adelstein’s grandfather. The business supports [...]
John Burns has been hired as the new general manager of the Four Points by Sheraton Bellingham Hotel and Conference Center. Burns is a Seattle native and has more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Most recently he worked at the upscale Hotel Telluride, in Colorado. He started his career at the [...]
Colleen Carroll has been hired as the new outreach and communication director of the Whatcom Land Trust. Carroll has more than 25 years of experience in conservation education, including playing a role in creating the first native plant conservation program across Hawaii. She co-wrote the Forest Action Plan for the state of Hawaii and developed [...]
Skagit Bank has hired Tom Cahill as the new senior vice president and chief information officer. Cahill is a Northwest native and has more than 25 years of experience in information technology. Before working in the financial sector, Cahill worked IT leadership skills in insurance, healthcare and retail.
Kristin Page (formerly Kristin Jeppesen), ARNP, has joined the PeaceHealth Medical Group Family Medicine practice. Page is the clinic’s 14th clinician, and will increase patient access to primary care providers. She has a particular interest in serving teens, young adults, Spanish-speakers and those in the LGBT community. Most recently, Page worked at Optum Services in [...]
3D Corporation, a Bellingham company which provides business IT support, has made two staffing changes. Joel O’Connor has almost 20 years of experience in IT and technology services. He will operate the 3D Service Desk. Troy Gansler graduated from Western Washington University. He will operate the 3D service Desk. 3D Corporation is the largest comprehensive [...]