Business - People

September 30, 2002

Hagerstown Trust

Robert Padfield Jr. has been hired as a commercial banking officer by Hagerstown Trust.

Padfield's duties will focus on the development of business banking relationships, including commercial lending, cash management and deposit services.

Padfield has more than seven years of experience in the banking industry. He graduated from Shippensburg University with a bachelor's degree in finance.

Long & Foster Realtors

David Pool of Long & Foster Realtors recently completed a course in real estate buyer sales strategies in Ocean City, Md.

The course was conducted by the Council of Residential Specialists of the National Association of Realtors. Topics discussed included counseling techniques, understanding human behavior and professional knowledge of the required steps in the real estate sales sequence.


The course is one in a series of professional education sequences required to qualify for the Certified Residential Specialist designation.

Pool, who has been selling real estate since 1990, is a graduate of the Realtors Institute of Maryland and is affiliated as an associate broker with Long & Foster Real Estate in Maryland. He is also licensed to sell real estate in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Washington County Transportation Dept.

Director Kevin Cerrone and operations coordinator Craig Pensinger of the Washington County Transportation Department have been designated as Certified Community Transit Managers by the Community Transportation Association of America.

The Certified Community Transit Manager program recognizes community transit managers for specific skills they have acquired through experience, education and professional development and a passing score on the certification exam.

The Community Transportation Association of America is headquartered in Washington, D.C. It is a professional membership association that includes more than 4,000 organizations and individuals.

Coldwell Banker

Four new sales associates have joined the Hagerstown office of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.

The associates are Donna Dorsey, Sylvia Muto, Kimberly Lancaster and Donna Reichart.

Longaberger Company

Cristy Emerick was recognized as a 2002 National Top Sales Award winner at the Longaberger Company's annual convention in Columbus, Ohio.

Emerick received the award for sales achievement in the $20,000 to $34,999 range.

Animal Health Clinic of Funkstown

FUNKSTOWN - Rachel Wander was recently hired by the Amimal Health Clinic of Funkstown.

Wander is a graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Florida.

Jack Gaughen Realtor

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Curt Trumpower recently was recognized as Agent of the Month for August at the Greencastle office of Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA.

Trumpower has been with ERA for six years. He is a member of the Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA Executive Club, the Pen-Mar Association of Realtors and MRIS System.

Nitterhouse Concrete Products

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Mark T. Taylor has been promoted to vice president of sales and marketing at Nitterhouse Concrete Products Inc.

Taylor began his career with Nitterhouse in 1992 as a project engineer. He was promoted in July 1997 to plant engineer, and promoted again in August 1998 to director of engineering.

Taylor has received professional engineering licenses in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Taylor is a graduate of Penn State University with a bachelor's degree in architectural engineering with structural option. He is also a member of the American Concrete Institute.]

BB&T Bank

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -John Beatty has been promoted to city executive at BB&T Bank.

Beatty, a senior vice president at the bank, joined BB&T in 1985.

Beatty is a graduate of West Liberty (W.Va.) State College with a bachelor's degree in economics. He also earned a master's degree in business administration from Wheeling Jesuit University.

Beatty is a member of the Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Berkeley's Class of 2002. He is also a board member with Big Brothers/Big Sisters and City Hospital.

City Hospital

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Phyllis Williams is the newest member of the City Hospital Board of Trustees.

Williams graduated from City Hospital's nursing school in 1960. She was a nurse, nurse manager and nursing supervisor at the hospital until her retirement in December 2000.

Panhandle Medical Associates

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Dr. Cathy M. Funk has joined the staff of Panhandle Medical Associates.

Funk also will be a faculty member at the West Virginia University School of Medicine-Eastern Division at City Hospital.

Funk is an honors graduate of the WVU School of Medicine, with specialty training in internal medicine.

Shepherd College

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Patricia Dwyer has been appointed dean of teaching, learning and instructional resources at Shepherd College.

Dwyer will work with the directors of the honors program and the writing center to develop a "Writing Across the Curriculum" program. She also will serve as a member of the Vice President for Academic Affairs' Deans Group.

Dwyer served as the director of the honors program at Shepherd from 1995 to 2000, and as the director for assessment of student learning from 1998 to the present.

Lutheran Home Care Services

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Kim Coleman was named Employee of the Month for September at Lutheran Home Care Services.

Coleman has been with Lutheran Home Care Services for 16 years as a registered nurse. Prior to coming to the agency, Coleman worked in private-duty nursing, was a substitute elementary school teacher, an adult basic education teacher and a licensed practical nurse in the U.S. Army.

Coleman is a graduate of the University of Texas-El Paso.

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