2017-03-24

Ameriserv financial advisor earns designation



Johnstown, PA – Ricky A. Kalanish, LPL financial advisor for AmeriServ Financial Services, has earned the retirement income certified professional® (RICP) designation from The American College of Financial Services, in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Candidates for the RICP designation must complete a minimum of three college-level courses and are required to pass a series of two-hour proctored exams. They must also […]

PennDOT plans to invest additional $2.1B for highways and bridges



Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) plans to invest more than $2 billion in roadway maintenance and highway and bridge capital projects over the next 10 years through its new Road Maintenance and Preservation (Road MaP) program. The investments are being made possible due to legislative action in 2016 that caps the expenditures from the Motor License […]

US DA accepting funding proposals



USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is now accepting proposals for up to $75,000 in funding to promote the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies in Pennsylvania. Applications are due by April 3. This year, NRCS is seeking proposals for single or multi-year projects, not to exceed three years, focused on soil health, precision agriculture, wildlife habitat, […]

Concurrent Technologies Corporation board of directors elects two board members



Johnstown, PA – Jeffrey K. Harris, who has also been named to the recently established Concurrent Technologies Corporation technical advisory board, and retired U.S. Army Lieutenant General Joseph Yakovac are joining Concurrent Technologies Corporation’s 10 board of directors members. Harris has served as the assistant secretary of the Air Force for Space, director of the National Reconnaissance Office, and associate […]

Christopher Kocher, MD, joins Mount Nittany Physician Group Cardiology



State College, PA – Christopher Kocher, MD, recently joined Mount Nittany Physician Group Cardiology. Kocher’s most recent position was director of cardiac electrophysiology and pacing for confluence health in Wenatchee, Washington. He earned his bachelor’s degree in biotechnology from Rutgers University and his medical degree from Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He is board certified in the fields of […]

Barton Associates welcomes new engineer



Pittsburgh,PA– BartonAssociates, Inc., a mechanical, electrical, and plumbing consulting engineering firm with locations in York, State College and Pittsburgh, recently hired Donald L. Jakiel, PE as a senior electrical engineer to work in their Pittsburgh Office. Jakiel has over 30 years of expertise in lighting design, power distribution, fire alarm and security system design. His experience has included extensive time […]

CBT Bank hires assistant VP, promotes two to VP



Clearfield, PA – Daniel L. Keane has been hired as assistant vice president for CBT Investment Services, a division of CBT Bank. In addition to this role, Keane is also a financial representative, registered through Sorrento Pacific Financial, LLC. Keane has been in the financial services industry since 1983. Before joining CBT Bank, he held positions of wealth management advisor, […]

Guthrie hires two new providers



Sayre, PA – Guthrie Medical group recently added Julius Aitsebaomo, M.D., Christopher Minello, D.O. and Michael J. Grover, M.D. to their organization. Aitsebaomo is a board certified, fellowship trained cardiologist with clinical interests in cardiac computed tomography, cardiomyopathy, heart valve disease and hypertension. He completed his residency at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas and his fellowship in […]

Suzette Sims appointed to Centre County Election Board



State College, Pa – Judge Thomas Kistler appointed McQuaide Blasko attorney, Suzette Vandivier Sims, to serve as a member of the Centre County Election Board on an interim basis until further order of the Court.

Treschow named alternative member of storage tank advisory committee



Hollidaysburg,  Pa – Steven Treschow, P.G., CPG, has been named an alternative member of the storage tank advisory committee, an advisory committee of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, representing the Hydrogeologists. Treschow’s term will end March 2021. Treschow, a certified underground storage tank remover, has been with P. Joseph Lehman, Inc., Consulting Engineers for three years as the geological […]