Mar 13, 2023

Blue Cross of Idaho welcomes regional district directors

[caption id="attachment_290280" align="alignright" width="274"] Paul Amador[/caption] Blue Cross of Idaho has announced the addition of Paul Amador, Camile Barigar and Amy Taylor at the Blue Cross of Idaho as Regional Site Directors in Coeur d’Alene, Twin Falls, and Idaho Falls. Coeur d’Alene Paul Amador serves as Blue Cross of Idaho’s regional site director in Coeur d’Alene. Amad[...]

Mar 10, 2023

Boise Metro Chamber president to retire

[caption id="attachment_290251" align="alignleft" width="200"] Bill Connors, president and CEO of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, plans to retire after a 15-year career with the Chamber. (Photo provided.)[/caption] Bill Connors, president and CEO of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, Idaho’s largest business association in Idaho, has announced his intention to retire after a 15-year ca[...]

Mar 8, 2023

Visit Boise announces 2023 board of directors

Visit Boise, the tourism division of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, announced its 2023 board of directors this month. Focused on promoting tourism and enhancing Boise’s economy, Visit Boise’s board members help guide the organization’s overall strategy and serve a three-year term with the opportunity to renew for an additional term. “Our board of directors are community-minded and[...]

Mar 5, 2023

Superintendent Critchfield announces 3 new state department directors

Superintendent of Public Instruction Debbie Critchfield is welcoming a new director of special education, director of content and curriculum and a director of the Eastern Idaho regional support services. [caption id="attachment_289977" align="alignleft" width="125"] Barzee[/caption] Spencer Barzee will fill a new role in the State Department of Education as director of the Eastern Idaho regi[...]

Mar 4, 2023

Twedt named to 2023 DirectWomen Board Institute Class

Jill Twedt, vice president and general counsel at Boise Cascade, was selected as one of 17 lawyers to join the 2023 DirectWomen Board Institute Class. DirectWomen seeks to increase gender diversity on corporate boards and help prepare women attorney leaders for board service.

Mar 2, 2023

Jones joins COLE Architects

COLE Architects is welcoming Kolbie Jones as its newest designer in the Boise office. A recent graduate with a master’s in architecture from the University of Idaho, Jones completed her degree requirements with a summer study aboard in Rome, working as a teaching assistant. She said she believes that design isn’t just art, that design is a process that gives a narrative of a place as well as m[...]

Feb 28, 2023

Shropshire joins College of Eastern Idaho

Michell Shropshire has been selected to serve as the director of grants at College of Eastern Idaho (CEI). Shropshire comes to CEI with a Bachelor of Business Information Technology with an emphasis in organizational learning and performance, and extensive experience in the grant field. She has experience as a grant overseer with a proven track record of collaborating with many stakeholders to fac[...]

Feb 28, 2023

Kethler joins Idaho Trust Bank personal bankers

Idaho Trust Bank is welcoming Theresa Kethler to its team of personal bankers. Kethler has over 35 years of experience in the banking industry as a financial advisor and personal banker. A graduate of Eastern Oregon University, Kethler has lived in Treasure Valley for more than two decades and currently serves on the board of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserves. She also stays active in the[...]

Feb 27, 2023

Zolinski joins Saint Alphonsus

Tyler Zolinski has joined the marketing and communications team as a senior marketing specialist at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa. He comes to Saint Alphonsus with 14 years of experience, including most recently serving as marketing manager for Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. His health care experience also includes working as a digital communications and marke[...]

Feb 24, 2023

Jensen takes leadership role with Canyon County

The Canyon County Board of Commissioners has announced the appointment of Eric Jensen as the new chief information officer/IT director for Canyon County. Jensen has served as interim CIO since January and has been the assistant IT director for Canyon County since 2017. Jensen joined Canyon County in 2016 as the new telecom administrator. Before joining the County, Jensen spent 15 years working for[...]

Feb 23, 2023

Leonard joins COLE Architects

COLE Architects is welcoming HR Director Laura Leonard. With a bachelor’s from CSU Fresno, a master’s from National University and a senior certification in human resources, Leonard brings 20 years of experience working in multiple industries.She maintains a passion for her career, finding HR anything but boring. Leonard said there are so many areas of HR: recruitment, benefits, employee relat[...]

Feb 22, 2023

Mitchell named ISDA interim executive director

Mike Mitchell, Certified Association Executive, has been named interim executive director of the Idaho State Dental Association (ISDA). He joined the association in December 2022 and will serve as a transitional leader to help bridge the association’s storied past with its aspirational future. He said his goal is to meet the members of ISDA to understand their needs and ensure that the associati[...]