New job title: Physical therapist at Hinesville location
Company: West Rehab &Sports Medicine
Duties: Treat patients with a variety of diagnoses including: orthopedic diagnoses, proprioceptive issues, post-surgical rehabilitation, and neurological diagnoses; create treatment plans that could include manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, modalities, dry needling, and home exercise programs.
Related experience: Physical therapist, Physiotherapy Associates, Stockbridge
Education: Bachelor of Science in biology,Valdosta State University; doctorate of physical therapy, Armstrong Atlantic University
JOHN R. OVIEDO
New job title: Physical therapist at the Pooler clinic
Company: West Rehab &Sports Medicine
Duties: Work with patients to overcome the adversities associated with physical injury and serves as their personal advocate and provider of care throughout their rehabilitation process; perform diagnostic evaluations to determine the status of a patient’s physical abilities, diagnosis and age specific needs, and develops and implements individualized treatment plans with measurable goals and methods to achieve those goals.
Related experience: Physical therapist, Optim Healthcare
Education: Bachelor of Science in exercise and sport science and master’s in physical therapy, East Carolina University
New job title: Chief operating officer
Company: Senior Citizens Inc.
Duties: Oversee customer service programs; provide strategic counsel and growth advisement to its directors.
Related experience: various posts, recently vice present and area manager, SunTrust Bank,
Education: Bachelor of science, business administration, Auburn University; MBA, Troy University
KELLY J. CROSBY
New job title: Chief audit officer
Company: Armstrong State University
Duties: Oversee risk assessment, audit activities and compliance with state guidelines.
Related experience: Savannah-Chatham County Public School System, most recently as interim chief financial officer, administering the school system’s budget; vice president of finance, Georgia Heritage Federal Credit Union; various audit and accounting roles at Union Camp Corp./International Paper and at Hancock, Askew &Co. She is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Internal Auditor and a Certified Law Enforcement Auditor with a
Education: BBA in public accounting, Georgia Southern University.
New job title: Savannah branch manager
Company: Starkey Mortgage
Duties: Grow the Savannah market by increasing loan production, hiring additional loan officers and establishing satellite offices.
Related experience: Vice president, regional sales manager, United Community Bank
New job title: Development officer
Company: Humane Society for Greater Savannah
Related experience: Major gifts officer for One Hundred Miles
Education: Graduate of Boston College.
J. BRANDON GAFFNEY
New job title: CEO
Company: J.C. Lewis Primary Health Care Center
Duties: Provide oversight, strategy, and vision for the center’s growth and execution of its mission.
Related experience: COO, Beaufort Jasper Hampton Comprehensive Health Service
Education: Bachelor’s degree in political science, Morehouse College, Atlanta; master’s degree in health administration from the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.
New job title: Sales manager
Company: The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort &Spa
Duties: Responsible for all international corporate groups and those originating from the northeast and midwest United States.
Related experience: The Westin Maui Resort &Spa; Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Ala.; Marriott Bay Point, Panama City and Emerald Grande in Destin, Fla.
New job title: Assistant vice president and mortgage loan officer
Company: Southeastern Bank, Richmond Hill branch
Duties: Responsible for origination of mortgage loans for customers through a new partnership with Quicken Loans.
HunterMaclean in Best Law Firms rankings
HunterMaclean was recognized by the 2017 edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”with first-tier rankings in eight practice areas: admiralty &maritime law, commercial litigation, insurance law, litigation – construction, medical malpractice law – defendants, product liability litigation – defendants, real estate law, and trusts &estates law. HunterMaclean also received rankings in corporate law, health care law, personal injury litigation - defendants, and tax law.
Bouhan Falligant in Best Law Firms list
Bouhan Falligant was recognized by the 2017 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” with first-tier rankings in four practice areas: Admiralty &maritime law; bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights / insolvency and reorganization law; personal injury litigation – defendants; and real estate law.
Farless, Fournier earn Innovation award
Laura Farless, director of the Steward Center for Palliative Care, and Jennifer Fournier, clinical special services manager of the Nancy N. &J.C. Lewis Cancer &Research Pavilion, were recognized by the Georgia Medical Society with the Health Care Innovation award for their leadership in integrating outpatient palliative care into a cancer center in our community.