People for 8/11

August 12, 2002

Susquehanna Bancshares

Debbie Matula, vice president and director of loan services for Susquehanna Bancshares Inc., recently graduated with honors from the Bank Administrative Institute Graduate School of Bank Operations & Technology at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn.

Matula was the only member of the class of 69 graduates to graduate "With Great Distinction." She achieved the honor by reaching three major milestones during the two-year program.

Matula led her team to first place in the market by exceeding all of the strategic directives of a mid-sized community bank. She also placed first individually in product pricing negotiation skills, and achieved a score of 93 on the Independent Thesis Assignment required to describe and solve a business challenge using an innovative technology solution.

Matula, who works out of Susquehanna's Hagerstown office, is responsible for the operation of the lending and collections department, the loan servicing department and the loan center business planning department.


O'Neill Physical Therapy Services

Heather Trail recently joined the staff of O'Neill Physical Therapy Services as an insurance referral specialist.

Trail was previously employed for seven years as a sales administrative assistant at Hoffman Automotive.

Washington County Health Department

The Washington County Health Department has announced that Stephen Christman has been selected as Employee of the Month for August.

Christman is a senior maintenance mechanic and has been employed with the health department since 2001.

City Hospital

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Dr. Michael B. Weigner has joined the emergency department at City Hospital.

Weigner received his degree from the Penn State University College of Medicine in Hershey, Pa.

Weigner completed his residency in York, Pa., where he was Intern of the Year in 2000 and chief resident in 2001-02. He also has experience as a flight surgeon while serving in the military.

JLG Industries

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. -Kevin S. Ramsburg was named managing director-North America for Access Financial Services Inc. (AFS), a wholly owned subsidiary of JLG Industries.

Ramsburg was most recently director of operations for AFS. Prior to joining JLG in November 2000, he was director of treasury and financial services at Grove Worldwide in Shady Grove, Pa. During his 14 years at Grove, he progressed through various positions within the treasury and financial services division. He began his career in 1986 at Old National Bank as an associate trust officer.

Ramsburg holds a bachelor's degree in business/finance from West Virginia University, and continued with post-graduate studies in management at Penn State University.

Waynesboro Hospital

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Two employees at Waynesboro Hospital recently received certifications in their specialties.

Marsha Smith, a medical technologist, became certified as a clinical laboratory scientist by the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel.

The certification allows Smith to perform supervisory duties in the lab, and helps the hospital meet requirements for the Joint Commission on Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations.

Nesha Stone, a registered nurse, recently attained the level of registered respiratory therapist from the National Board for Respiratory Care.

The certification, which is the highest level a respiratory therapist can achieve, allows Stone to perform more advanced respiratory duties at a level that requires minimal supervision.

Dick, Stein & Schemel

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - The law offices of Dick, Stein & Schemel announce the addition of Jeremiah D. Zook to the firm.

Zook joined the firm June 17 as an associate attorney. He will focus in the areas of family law, criminal law, wills and estates, and contract and personal injury litigation.

Zook joins the firm after serving as an attorney for the Child Support Enforcement Agency in Wayne County, Ohio.

Zook is a 1997 graduate of Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, Va., and a 2000 graduate of the University of Akron School of Law in Akron, Ohio.

Dick, Stein & Schemel has offices at 13 W. Main St., Suite 210, Waynesboro; and 11 N. Carlisle St., Suite 104, Greencastle, Pa.

Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Five agents with the Waynesboro office of Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA recently reached 2002 performance milestones.

Tina Long reached the $2 million mark in production so far this year. She is a member of Jack Gaughen's President's Club and has earned her CRS and GRI designations.

Mike West reached the $2 million mark for the year. West is a past president of the Franklin County Board of Realtors. He holds an associate broker's license and has earned his ABR, CRS and GRI designations.

Jean Rosenberger reached the $2 million mark for the year. She is celebrating 20 years with ERA, and has earned her CRS, ERS and GRI designations.

Bob Snurr reached the $1 million mark in production so far this year. He has an extensive background in mortgage banking, and has earned his GRI designation.

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