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Tedford to Lead String Teachers Association

Jeffrey M. Tedford, associate professor of music and director of orchestral activities at Grove City College, recently was elected president of the Pennsylvania-Delaware String Teachers Association. Tedford directs the college orchestra and its chamber orchestra and teaches classes on string methods and conducting. He also works with student music teachers and the college’s string quartet, […]

Jeffrey M. Tedford, associate professor of music and director of orchestral activities at Grove City College, recently was elected president of the Pennsylvania-Delaware String Teachers Association. Tedford directs the college orchestra and its chamber orchestra and teaches classes on string methods and conducting. He also works with student music teachers...

Zehentbauer Named Superintendent of MCCTC

John Zehentbauer is the newly appointed superintendent of the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center. His appointment was announced in late July by the school’s Governing Board. “John is unwavering in his passion and commitment to MCCTC’s mission and goals of educating high school and adult students,” says attorney Kathi McNabb Welsh, president of the […]

John Zehentbauer is the newly appointed superintendent of the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center. His appointment was announced in late July by the school's Governing Board. "John is unwavering in his passion and commitment to MCCTC's mission and goals of educating high school and adult students," says attorney Kathi...

Johnson Elected to YMCA Board of Trustees

Molly Johnson, an attorney with the Johnson & Johnson law firm in Canfield, was elected July 25 to the YMCA of Youngstown Board of Trustees at the organization’s annual meeting July 25. Johnson earned her law degree at the University of Akron School of Law where she is a faculty member. Her expertise is in […]

Molly Johnson, an attorney with the Johnson & Johnson law firm in Canfield, was elected July 25 to the YMCA of Youngstown Board of Trustees at the organization's annual meeting July 25. Johnson earned her law degree at the University of Akron School of Law where she is a faculty...

Smith Joins ACH Behavioral Pediatrics Department

Daniel Smith, M.D., has joined Akron Children’s Hospital as a developmental-behavioral pediatrician. Smith will see patients in Akron Children’s Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Department, which diagnoses and treats a range of developmental and behavioral problems in children. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Wright State University and his medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical […]

Daniel Smith, M.D., has joined Akron Children's Hospital as a developmental-behavioral pediatrician. Smith will see patients in Akron Children's Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Department, which diagnoses and treats a range of developmental and behavioral problems in children. He earned his bachelor's degree in psychology from Wright State University and his medical...

Prodigal Names Miller UX/UI Lead Designer

The Prodigal Company, Boardman, has named Whitney Miller the branding, marketing and digital agency’s UX/UI lead designer. UX/UI is industry shorthand for User Experience and User Interface. Miller earned her BFA from Youngstown State University. She joined Prodigal as a part-time graphic designer and soon displayed her talents working on ambitious interactive design projects for […]

The Prodigal Company, Boardman, has named Whitney Miller the branding, marketing and digital agency's UX/UI lead designer. UX/UI is industry shorthand for User Experience and User Interface. Miller earned her BFA from Youngstown State University. She joined Prodigal as a part-time graphic designer and soon displayed her talents working on...

YSU Scholars Certified ‘Gold’ by National Society

The Youngstown State University chapter of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars has been recognized as a Certified Gold Star Chapter for the 2017-18 academic year. The society is a national, nonprofit, honor society that recognizes and elevates high achieving undergraduates who excel academically during their first and second year of college. With its three […]

The Youngstown State University chapter of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars has been recognized as a Certified Gold Star Chapter for the 2017-18 academic year. The society is a national, nonprofit, honor society that recognizes and elevates high achieving undergraduates who excel academically during their first and second year...

Montessori Names Gonatas Interim Executive Director

Rachel Gonatas is the newly appointed executive director of the Montessori School of the Mahoning Valley, Youngstown. Gonatas comes to Montessori with a master’s degree and more than 22 years of teaching and administrative experience. Most recently she served as director of early childhood programs for Valley Christian Schools in Youngstown. She has been part […]

Rachel Gonatas is the newly appointed executive director of the Montessori School of the Mahoning Valley, Youngstown. Gonatas comes to Montessori with a master's degree and more than 22 years of teaching and administrative experience. Most recently she served as director of early childhood programs for Valley Christian Schools in...

Harris Named Director of Bands at Thiel College

Brian Harris is the new director of bands at Thiel College in Greenville, Pa. As such, he will direct the college’s Tomcat Marching Pride and its Concert Band. Harris comes to Thiel from the Shenandoah University Conservatory of Music in Winchester, Virginia, where he was the assistant concert band director. He earned a B.S. in […]

Brian Harris is the new director of bands at Thiel College in Greenville, Pa. As such, he will direct the college's Tomcat Marching Pride and its Concert Band. Harris comes to Thiel from the Shenandoah University Conservatory of Music in Winchester, Virginia, where he was the assistant concert band director....

Jackson, Evans to Coach at Penn State Shenango

Penn State Shenango has hired David Jackson (pictured) and Geoffrey Evans as assistant coaches for its new men’s basketball team. Jackson played basketball for the Penn State Nittany Lions and Evans was the assistant coach for the varsity team at Hermitage High School. They will join head coach Andre Smith as the team prepares to […]

Penn State Shenango has hired David Jackson (pictured) and Geoffrey Evans as assistant coaches for its new men's basketball team. Jackson played basketball for the Penn State Nittany Lions and Evans was the assistant coach for the varsity team at Hermitage High School. They will join head coach Andre Smith...

Jill Herock Joins Burgan Real Estate

Jill Herock is the newest agent to join Burgan Real Estate, Boardman. Herock is a graduate of Youngstown State University with a B.S. in business administration. She has held sales positions at Hammer Corp. and Superior Beverage Group, both in Cleveland. In 2015 she expanded her career and entered real estate. Herock and her husband […]

Jill Herock is the newest agent to join Burgan Real Estate, Boardman. Herock is a graduate of Youngstown State University with a B.S. in business administration. She has held sales positions at Hammer Corp. and Superior Beverage Group, both in Cleveland. In 2015 she expanded her career and entered real...