Sue Love-Doeden was promoted to vice president/general manager of LSIsource, formerly LSI Outsourcing, a division of Liquidebt Systems Inc., which manages accounts receivable and various customer functions for companies nationwide. Love-Doeden has been with the company for nine years.
Davon Bultemeier, a wealth adviser with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans in Hoagland, received the 2011 Voices in Philanthropy Award from the Lutheran Community Foundation. Bultemeier received the award for exemplary service helping clients put their values and charitable goals into action.
Mark Carbaugh, a financial consultant with the Mid America Regional Financial Office of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, qualified for Sierra level for 2011 sales and service. Carbaugh has been with the company 14 years.
Russell Anderson was promoted to an extrusion processing team leader position at 80/20 Inc. Anderson has been with the company since November 2010.
Mid America Signs hired Ken Graham as sales executive and Andrew Godsey in marketing and design.
Sherita Blocher and Amy Wilson of Heritage Park, JoAnn Fanning of Bethlehem Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation and Jim Norton of Markle Health and Rehabilitation each completed the Opportunities to Nursing Excellence licensed practical nursing program, with costs paid by American Senior Communities.
Daniel Schmidt, a member of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 166 of Fort Wayne, took first place for Welding in the 2012 Indiana State Pipe Trades Apprentice Contest. Schmidt will be competing in the United Association District 2 Apprenticeship Contest in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Serenity Spa Rejuvenation Studio hired Felicia Phomsoupha as a registered nurse, Carolina Figueroa as a licensed esthetician and Stephanie Clark and Rocky Sites as licensed massage therapists.
Grabill Bank promoted Sherri Chaney to assistant vice president and trust officer and Travis D. McEowen to assistant vice president and trust investment officer. Chaney has been with the company since 2003, and McEowen has been with the company since 2009.
Laurie Stewart joined Lutheran Life Villages as director of nursing for the new skilled-nursing and rehabilitation campus. Stewart was previously a surgical nurse for Parkview Hospital.