Idaho Faces

Mar 18, 2014

Eide Bailly hires two associates

[caption id="attachment_107413" align="alignleft" width="75"] Justin Armstrong[/caption] Justin Armstrong and Allison Bronson have joined Eide Bailly LLP’s Boise office. Armstrong will be a tax associate. He earned a BA in business administration with an emphasis in accounting at Gonzaga University. He has worked in accounts receivable for a publicly traded company and is working toward hi[...]

Mar 18, 2014

Idahoan elected VP of growers association

On Feb. 8, Galen Lee of New Plymouth was elected vice president of the American Sugarbeet Growers Association at their annual meeting in Tampa. The association represents approximately 10,000 growers in 11 states. Lee and his parents, Art and Freda Lee, own and operate Sunnyside Farm, a diversified row crop and livestock operation.  In addition to 230 acres of sugarbeets, the 1,250-acre operat[...]

photo of karen early
Mar 17, 2014

Karen Early leaves Blue Cross for new marketing post

Karen Early, the former director of corporate communications at Blue Cross of Idaho,  has been appointed the new director of marketing at the Montana Health CO-OP, which plans to offer health insurance in Idaho. In her new position, she will be leading the marketing and communications effort s for the CO-OP in Montana and Idaho. The Montana CO-OP opened this year as an entirely new health insu[...]

Mar 14, 2014

Keller Williams names president

Keller Williams Realty Boise announced that Stacie States will become president. She has been in the real estate industry for nine years as a realtor, productivity coach and assistant team leader. States graduated from Boise State with a Bachelor of Arts in human resources management and a Bachelor of Science in business management. She was a firefighter with the Bureau of Land Management fo[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Two associates promoted at Hummel

Hummel PLLC announced the promotion of Clint Sievers and Mandy Boam to the position of associate within the firm. [caption id="attachment_109267" align="alignleft" width="75"] Clint Sievers[/caption] Sievers has been employed with Hummel for nine years and received his architectural license in 2010.   He has managed over $100 million in K-12 and Higher Education planning, design, and cons[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Oliver Russell adds a designer

Boise brand agency Oliver Russell has added art director Mike Stevens to its staff. As an art director, Stevens will develop engaging visual solutions for interactive, print, and motion graphics projects. A self-professed ski bum, Stevens worked for Scott USA, Sun Valley Magazine, and Wood River Technologies in Sun Valley. He is experienced in a broad range of design, from print to interactive,[...]

Mar 13, 2014

District announces administrative appointments

The Boise School District appointed Clay “Coby” Dennis to deputy superintendent and Lisa Roberts to area director for Timberline High School. [caption id="attachment_109693" align="alignleft" width="75"] Clay Dennis[/caption] Dennis has 24 years of experience with the district, working as an area director for Timberline and Capital High, junior high principal at Les Bois, assistant princ[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Rathbone named top advisor by Barron’s

Robert Rathbone, managing director and investment officer of Rathbone Warwick & Daly Investment Consulting, was ranked number one in the state of Idaho on Barron’s Top 1,200 financial advisors list for 2014, as announced in the weekly magazine’s Feb. 24 issue. Winner's Circle, a Barron’s research organization, produced the rankings based on data provided by over 4,000 of the nation’[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Idaho director named to national board

Carey Shoufler, the Idaho Law Foundation’s law-related education director, has been named to board of directors for the National High School Mock Trial Championship, which gives students a hands-on opportunity to examine the legal process and current legal issues while they develop important critical thinking, research, and presentation skills. The national competition hosts 50 teams from U.S. s[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Zions names Eighth & Main branch manager

Randy Jensen has been named manager of Zions’ Boise Main Financial Center in downtown Boise. In this role, he is responsible for business development, customer service, community outreach and overall management of the financial center and its staff. Jensen joined Zions Bank in 2005 as manager of the Weiser Financial Center and was later named manager of the Fruitland Financial Center. He s[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Breckon brings on two landscape architects, intern

Breckon Land Design has licensed landscape architects Rodney Evans and Terry King. [caption id="attachment_109676" align="alignleft" width="75"] Rodney Evans[/caption] Evans brings 20 years of experience in commercial, municipal, parks and recreation, healthcare and transportation projects, to the position of project manager. He has been a project manager with WHPacific, The Land Group and L[...]

Mar 13, 2014

Ralston’s Sun Valley office adds realtor

Penny Leopold has joined the Ralston Group Properties Sun Valley office as the resident agent. She has practiced residential and commercial real estate in the Blaine county area for more than 10 years. Leopold graduated from the University of Washington with degrees in sociology and society and justice. She was received the Realtor of the Year award in 2007 and was the runner-up in 2009. Leo[...]