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MUW chooses LeAnn Alexander

LeAnn Alexander of Starkville has been named director of campus recreation at Mississippi University for Women. As director of campus recreation, Alexander will oversee the Stark Recreation Center/Pohl Academic Building as well as be responsible for campus recreation event planning, facilities management, intramural sports and maintaining an emergency action plan for the recreation center. Since […] [...]

Jack Wilson returns to Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP

Jack Wilson has rejoined Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP’s Appellate Litigation Practice Group as a counsel in the Jackson office. Prior to rejoining the firm, Wilson served as chief counsel to Gov. Phil Bryant. He previously was an associate at the firm from 2009 to 2012. Wilson represents clients in a broad range of appellate […] [...]

Memorial Hospital elects officers

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has elected medical staff officers, and they will serve through 2016. Alton Dauterive, MD, was elected chief of staff. Dauterive is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons who was appointed to the medical staff of Memorial Hospital in July 1986. He is a graduate of Tulane School of Medicine […] [...]

MSU chooses Heather Richardson Woodall

Meridian native Heather Richardson Woodall is the new senior coordinator in Mississippi State University-Meridian’s Career Center. A 2008 West Lauderdale High School graduate, she is working from a downtown office in the Newberry Building, but also keeps office hours at the College Park campus off Highway 19 North. Woodall is helping prepare students for the […] [...]

Extension, MAFES adds Shaun Broderick

Shaun Broderick is a new horticulture research scientist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station. Broderick, a native of Orem, Utah, is an assistant horticulture professor and researcher specializing in herbaceous perennials, shrubs and trees. He is stationed at the Truck Crops Branch Experiment Station in Crystal Springs. […] [...]

Christopher Bass promoted to shareholder

Engineering Service has promoted Christopher S. Bass to shareholder of the firm. Bass has been a professional engineer with Engineering Service since 2004. He holds licenses in Mississippi, Texas and Louisiana and has experience and expertise in multiple phases of geotechnical, Phase I environmental site assessment, transportation, storm water management, water distribution, streets, land development […] [...]

Butler Snow Advisory Services chooses Suzanne Cockroft

by Published: November 5,2014

Tags: Butler Snow Advisory Services, LLC, Suzanne L. Cockroft

Butler Snow Advisory Services, LLC (BSAS) has added Suzanne L. Cockroft as director in the firm’s Ridgeland office. She brings more than 14 years of experience in communications, business development, marketing and brand management. She most recently served Butler Snow LLP, the parent company of BSAS, in roles as diverse as digital creative and website […] [...]

Michelle Welander gets new titles

Michelle Welander, a long-time nurse and leader at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, has been named chief nursing and clinical services officer of Batson Children’s Hospital and its statewide network of clinics, Children’s of Mississippi. She succeeds Terri Gillespie, who was named the University of Mississippi Medical Center’s chief nursing executive officer and chief […] [...]

James Wilcox honored as ‘Rising Star’

James Wilcox, director for the Center of Economic and Entrepreneurship Education (CEEE) at the University of Southern Mississippi, has received the Rising Star Award at the 53rd Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference Awards dinner. Wilcox has served as the director for the CEEE in the College of Business since 2011. In addition to […] [...]

Daniel Smith joins Hattiesburg Clinic Surgery

Daniel H. Smith, MD, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Surgery. Smith received his graduate degree in biomedical engineering from Mississippi State University. He received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, where he also served a general surgery residency. He served a general surgery internship at University of South Alabama Health […] [...]

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