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Sawyer Begins Second Career with Burgan Real Estate

Burgan Real Estate, Boardman, has added Jessica Sawyer to its rapidly expanding roster of agents. Sawyer is a surgical dental assistant and will add selling real estate to her resume. “She did her research, got her license and found a perfect alignment with the culture of Burgan Real Estate, say co-owners and brokers Patrick Burgan […]

Burgan Real Estate, Boardman, has added Jessica Sawyer to its rapidly expanding roster of agents. Sawyer is a surgical dental assistant and will add selling real estate to her resume. "She did her research, got her license and found a perfect alignment with the culture of Burgan Real Estate, say...

Kachelries Joins Community Legal Aid Services

Attorney Michael Kachelries recently joined Community Legal Aid Services where he will serve clients in Youngstown’s Taft Promise Neighborhood. As a staff attorney for Legal Aid’s Neighbor Law Project — designed to breathe new life into the 40-block neighborhood surrounding Taft Avenue — Kachelries says he looks forward to providing community  members with legal advice […]

Attorney Michael Kachelries recently joined Community Legal Aid Services where he will serve clients in Youngstown's Taft Promise Neighborhood. As a staff attorney for Legal Aid's Neighbor Law Project -- designed to breathe new life into the 40-block neighborhood surrounding Taft Avenue -- Kachelries says he looks forward to providing...

WRTA Appoints Harris as Executive Director

The board of trustees for the  Western Reserve Transit Authority has named Dean J. Harris as the agency’s new executive director. His will begin his new position Oct. 17. Most recently, Harris was a senior finance specialist for the Ohio Risk Transit Pool. Before that, he was director of finance and assistant secretary/treasurer of Akron’s […]

The board of trustees for the  Western Reserve Transit Authority has named Dean J. Harris as the agency’s new executive director. His will begin his new position Oct. 17. Most recently, Harris was a senior finance specialist for the Ohio Risk Transit Pool. Before that, he was director of finance...

Luellen Named COO at Mercy Health-Youngstown

John Luellen has joined Mercy Health-Youngstown as chief operating officer. Luellen has more than 20 years of experience in the health-care industry, both as an emergency medicine practitioner and executive. He most recently served as vice president and chief operating officer at Heritage Valley Health System in Hopewell, Pa. “Dr. Luellen’s experience in leading high-quality […]

John Luellen has joined Mercy Health-Youngstown as chief operating officer. Luellen has more than 20 years of experience in the health-care industry, both as an emergency medicine practitioner and executive. He most recently served as vice president and chief operating officer at Heritage Valley Health System in Hopewell, Pa. "Dr....

Dobstaff Brings 40-Year Career to Home Savings

David P. Dobstaff has joined Home Savings Bank as vice president, commercial relationship manager serving the Mahoning Valley. Dobstaff brings with him nearly 40 years of banking and lending experience. Based in the bank’s downtown Youngstown office, he will focus on the development and growth of the commercial loan portfolio. Dobstaff earned his B.S. in […]

David P. Dobstaff has joined Home Savings Bank as vice president, commercial relationship manager serving the Mahoning Valley. Dobstaff brings with him nearly 40 years of banking and lending experience. Based in the bank's downtown Youngstown office, he will focus on the development and growth of the commercial loan portfolio....

Stevens Selected as YCAR Realtor of the Year

The Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors has named Janice Stevens its 2018 Realtor of the Year. Stevens, owner of EvenBay Real Estate and the current president of the YCAR, has been active in the organization for more than 20 years. Her work with the trade group has included six years on the board of directors […]

The Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors has named Janice Stevens its 2018 Realtor of the Year. Stevens, owner of EvenBay Real Estate and the current president of the YCAR, has been active in the organization for more than 20 years. Her work with the trade group has included six years...

Lampkins Named 3rd District Community Champion

Elizabeth Lampkins, director of the Women, Infants and Children program at the Shenango Valley Urban League, received the 3rd District Community Champion Award Sept. 18 from U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, (R-3 Pa.). Lampkins is the longest serving employee at the Shenango Valley Urban League, which was founded 50 years ago. In presenting the award, the […]

Elizabeth Lampkins, director of the Women, Infants and Children program at the Shenango Valley Urban League, received the 3rd District Community Champion Award Sept. 18 from U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, (R-3 Pa.). Lampkins is the longest serving employee at the Shenango Valley Urban League, which was founded 50 years ago....

Farmers Names Santiago VP, Community Development

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, has named Juan Santiago as vice president, community development manager, a newly created position In his role, he will originate both residential and small business loans. Santiago is a native of the Mahoning Valley with a long career in banking. He has demonstrated particular effectiveness in working with first-time home buyers, […]

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, has named Juan Santiago as vice president, community development manager, a newly created position In his role, he will originate both residential and small business loans. Santiago is a native of the Mahoning Valley with a long career in banking. He has demonstrated particular effectiveness in...

Vlosich Presents at Adult Day Care Conference

Christina Vlosich, co-owner of Family First Adult Day Care Center in Austintown, has been invited to make a presentation Sept. 27 at the National Adult Day Care Centers Conference in Baltimore. The topic of her presentation is “Opening an Adult Day Center: Facts, Foundations and First-Hand Advice.” She will be sharing her marketing plan, best […]

Christina Vlosich, co-owner of Family First Adult Day Care Center in Austintown, has been invited to make a presentation Sept. 27 at the National Adult Day Care Centers Conference in Baltimore. The topic of her presentation is "Opening an Adult Day Center: Facts, Foundations and First-Hand Advice." She will be...

Hormaza to Practice Pediatric Cardioloy at ACH

Vanessa Hormaza, a pediatric cardiologist, has joined Akron Children’s Hospital. Hormaza received her doctorate in medicine after studying at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, and San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Caguas, Puerto Rico. She holds a B.S. in biomedical sciences from the University of South Florida in Tampa, where she […]

Vanessa Hormaza, a pediatric cardiologist, has joined Akron Children's Hospital. Hormaza received her doctorate in medicine after studying at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, and San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Caguas, Puerto Rico. She holds a B.S. in biomedical sciences from the University of South...