EIRMC’s Prudent selected as ‘Fellow’Jan Prudent, manager of Sterile Processing Department at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, has been selected as a Fellow for the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management. Just 29 nominees were selected from a field o…

Martin joins EIRMC as Chief Financial OfficerEastern Idaho Regional Medical Center announced the addition of Aaron Martin as Chief Financial Officer to the hospital’s administrative team.

Kraupp named to Independent Banker’s 40 Under 40 listIndependent Banker magazine, the monthly publication of the Independent Community Bankers of America, has unveiled its annual 40 Under 40: Emerging Community Bank Leaders list. The award recognizes the nation’s up-and coming community bank…

John V. Evans Jr. promotes Taylor Crossley to assistant vice president commercial loan officerJohn V. Evans Jr., president and chief executive officer of D.L. Evans Bank, announced the promotion of Taylor Crossley as assistant vice president commercial loan officer for the Ammon branch. As a…

I.F.’s Schwarze selected for US Chamber Foundation fellowship The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation announced Chip Schwarze, president/CEO of the Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce, was selected to participate in the fifth cohort of its premier business leadership program.

Voight named EIRMC’s Chief Nursing OfficerJohn Voight, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, has joined Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center as its Chief Nursing Officer.

Tyler Kraupp, director of marketing at Bank of Idaho, has been honored by Idaho Business Review as part of its “Accomplished Under 40” for 2021.

Eastern Idaho surgeon receives national recognitionDr. Aaron Altenburg was named one of the 65 total knee surgeons you need to know in 2020 by Becker’s ASC Review.

The Idaho Falls Auditorium District has announced the appointment of Mike Carpenter to its board of directors. Carpenter will complete the term of John LoBuono who died unexpectedly in early January.

Melodie Rydalch of Salt Lake City, a former resident of Rexburg, retired last week after a 34-year career working with members of Congress and in the United States Attorney’s Office in Salt Lake City.

Mattie Davie has joined TitleOne as an escrow assistant in the company’s Idaho Falls office. Davie has seven years of customer service experience and two years of banking and lending experience, a company news release said. Davie also has two years of title and escrow experience.

Bank of Idaho taps Vahsholtz to head SBA departmentBank of Idaho has expanded its commercial lending division by creating a stand-alone Small Business Administration department headed by Tony Vahsholtz, formerly the VP and area commercial manager of the Boise market.

ASCE awards CAES fellow receives 2020 Alfred Noble PrizeIdaho State University civil and environmental engineering associate professor and Center for Advanced Energy Studies fellow Mustafa Mashal has been honored with the 2020 Alfred Noble Prize for being the lead author on the paper “Low-Da…

Jami Lieber named assistant Chief Nursing Officer at EIRMCEastern Idaho Regional Medical Center has hired Jami Lieber as assistant Chief Nursing Officer, a role that is part of the hospital’s administrative team.

Hal Peterson to retire from Bank of IdahoAfter 21 years with Bank of Idaho, Vice President and Senior Trust Officer Hal Peterson retired Thursday.

Former INL researcher named to National Academy of EngineeringFrank Roberto, Ph.D., who recently retired from Idaho National Laboratory, has been elected into the National Academy of Engineering, one of the most prestigious distinctions an engineer can receive.

INL’s Scates recognized among 2020 Idaho Women of the YearThe Idaho Business Review announced its selections for the 2020 Women of the Year Awards, including distinguished scientist Dawn Scates of Idaho National Laboratory.

Museum of Idaho’s Baker honored as Idaho CEO of InfluenceThe Idaho Business Review has named Karen Baker, executive director of the Museum of Idaho, as one of the state’s CEOs of Influence for 2020.

Bingham Healthcare appoints Nightengale as CFOBingham Healthcare announced that Randy Nightengale, CPA, CHFP, has joined its administrative team as Chief Financial Officer, effective Feb. 3,. He replaces John Fullmer, who retired in 2019, a news release said.

Brower retires as chairman of Bingham Healthcare board The retirement of chairman Wayne Brower led to a reorganization of Bingham Healthcare’s 11-person board of directors last week.

Two eastern Idahoans serve on National Potato Council’s executive committeeDuring the National Potato Council’s 2020 Annual Meeting on Jan. 16 in Las Vegas, Britt Raybould, of Rexburg, was elected to serve as the organization’s 2020 president and to lead the council’s executive committee.

I.F. attorney Wilkinson recognized among state’s best for client satisfactionIdaho Falls personal injury attorney Dennis Wilkinson, of Smith Woolf Anderson & Wilkinson, has been honored by The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys among Idaho’s 10 best personal injury attorneys…

Arnold retires from Bank of IdahoVal Arnold has retired from the Bank of Idaho. A long-time fixture at the bank’s Capitol Avenue branch, her last day on the job was Dec. 13, a bank news release said.

INL employees selected for competitive DOE Project Leadership InstituteTwo Idaho National Laboratory employees were selected for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Project Leadership Institute 2020 cohort.

Bingham Healthcare doles out employee awardsBingham Healthcare officials announced that Helena Callister, RN, has been named the Employee of the Year and Kabrina Leavitt, RN, received the prestigious 2019 Servant’s Heart of the Year award.

Ronald McDonald House Charities tap Priest for leadership role Lori Priest is the new Eastern Idaho Development Manager for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho.

Four from INL selected as Women Worth Watching awardeesFour Idaho National Laboratory employees have been selected as Women Worth Watching by Profiles in Diversity Journal, a national publication dedicated to promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion in the corporate, government, nonpr…