Following a lengthy and thorough recruitment process, Peter Ansara has been named Director of Community Connections for Pierce County. He begins his new role on May 2, 2016.
Pierce County Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA) recently presented Community Leadership Awards to individuals and organizations who make significant contributions to both schools and our community. Steilacoom Historical School District recognized Kiwanis Club of Steilacoom for their commitment to the students and staff of the district.
J. Steven Hanna a Licensed Massage Therapist at Executive Massage in the Tacoma Mall is the 2016 recipient of the Special Members Award, in recognition for outstanding support of the massage profession. The award was presented Saturday, April 23rd., at the 2016 AMTA-Washington Conference Dinner and Dance, at the Doubletree City Center, Spokane, Washington.
In the end, federal prosecutors weren’t able to convince a jury that state Auditor Troy Kelley stole $3 million, evaded taxes and lied under oath. Read more: Jury finds state Auditor Troy Kelley not guilty of lying to IRS, deadlocks on other charges | The News Tribune
LAKEWOOD, Wash. – Wayne Withrow was appointed by Gov. Jay Inslee as trustee at Clover Park Technical College Feb. 24. Withrow serves in the position previously held by Dr. Robert Lenigan, who served 10 years as a trustee and labor representative for the college.
Tacoma — Max Stewart, CEO OF Spyder Grypz is among over 100 students nationally selected to compete in the Saunders Scholars Competition on May, 6, 2016 in Rochester, NY.
Peer Support Advocate/Chaplain Rich Carbone was recognized for his 40 years of service in the chaplaincy arena by the Tacoma-Pierce County Chaplaincy at their annual luncheon last Friday.
There were no ringing bells or cascading balloons and confetti. There was no pomp and circumstance. No one got on the loudspeaker, amid cheers, and announced what had just transpired. Read more: Matt Driscoll: State’s 4 millionth voter is an 18-year-old millennial from Lakewood | The News Tribune
Oakbrook Golf Club has named Jason Blessum as its new executive chef at Oakhouse Restaurant & Bar. Jason is skilled in New American and continental fine dining cuisine, and brings more than 20 years of certified cooking and kitchen administration experience to the team at Oakbrook.
In order to continue the commitment of being “the voice for business” in the Pierce County region, the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber is pleased to announce a reorganization in leadership. For the past five years, the Chamber has worked to strategically transform our organizational model to best serve the local business community; these changes are reflective […]