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    Ultra Electronics in Columbia City hired Brad Grimes, CAD drafter; Russell Heibel, staff electrical engineer; John Vachon, senior electrical engineer; Thomas Weisenberger, senior production engineer; Betty Kunard,
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    The YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne announced additions:
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    The Fort Wayne Center for Learning has hired Jessica Marli n, Gregory Stetter, Joyce Stevens and Trevor Rush as instructors.

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Stacey Stumpf joined Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana as director of marketing and development.

Tena Dellaca-Hedrick joined Victory Noll Center as coordinator of its social justice program.

CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) announced six new staff members: Damelis Naranjo, community services; and Sethe Dierkes, Destiny Harter, Kalayah Prince, Ankwanesha Lanier and Tracey Mitchell in Head Start.

Nikki Jasperson is the new director of retail development at McMahon’s Best-One Tire & Auto Care in Fort Wayne.

Jaki Schreier is the Fort Wayne Jewish Federation’s new executive director.

Robert F. Rupp Jr. joined NAI Harding Dahm as managing director of property management, and Dawn Thompson as property management/accounting associate.

Philip Wagler of Barrett & McNagny joined the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Fort Wayne Chapter.

Attorney Jeremy L. Reidy joined Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Fort Wayne office.

Michael D. Cahill with Towers Financial Corp. was elected northeast region director for the 2014 Indiana Bankers Association board of directors, and James C. Marcuccilli with Star Financial Bank, immediate past chairman.

Joshua Brown joined BKD LLP in Fort Wayne as a first-year audit associate, and Tom Ludwiski and Brennan Granger as first-year tax associates.

Dave Fleming, board member of Union Baptist Church Federal Credit Union in Fort Wayne, was elected chairman of the board of directors of the Indiana Credit Union League.

Deborah Neff is a new member to the board of directors of Matrix-Bio Inc.

Gregory M. Averill joined the law firm of Murphy Ice & Koeneman LLP as an associate attorney.

Kelly Mize and Joseph Doust joined Hamil, Lehman & England PC, certified public accountants.

Darren R. Bailey joined Baden Tax Management LLC Fort Wayne as a manager in its property tax practice.

James R. Hoch of Hoch Associates, architects, engineers and interior designers, was appointed to the Indiana State Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission.

William (Bill) Yoder was appointed to serve as a new director on the boards of both Garrett State Bank and the holding company.

Marie Clifford is the new marketing and communications specialist for the YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne.

Colleen Petras with Ruoff Home Mortgage was the top loan originator companywide, and Larry Dickey Jr. was top loan originator for the southwest office for the month of September.

New hires for PHD Inc. are Jeff Hinshaw, control engineer, and Randy Stinson, design engineer. Anthony (Tony) Austin, machining department, recently celebrated his 30th anniversary.

Stephen W. Adair of Beers Mallers Backs & Salin LLP in Fort Wayne was named to the 2014 Best Lawyers in America listing.

Chey Michel joined Byron Health Center as supervisor of linen & environmental services; Nichole Newman, Melody Ruse, David Bruk, Janice Davis, Tonja Hamilton, Erica Jones and Legeona (Gina) Kessler, as certified nursing assistants; and Paul Kessler and Kim Schall as licensed practical nurses.

Sue Ehinger, president of Parkview Hospital and affiliates, was named by Becker’s Hospital Review to its list of 130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know.