Kelly Parthen has joined Agilent Technologies as public affairs manager. She served as a PR manager and orchestrated numerous international product launches for Agilent from 2001-2003.
Mike Lehnertz is the new Colorado Regional Manager for McCallie Associates Inc. He was formerly chief of the Standardization/Evaluation Division for the United States Strategic Command Global Operations Center.
John W. Ferguson Jr. has received a 2004 Platinum-Plus Management Award from GAMA International. He is president and CEO of Strategic Financial Partners.
Jay Coakely has been honored by Citizenship Though Sports Alliance for his lifelong advocacy of creating healthy sports environments for young people. He is a professor of sociology at the UCCS.
Robert Noxon has been named Substitute Teacher of the Semester for the second half of the 2003-04 school year by Kelly Educational Staffing. He is a substitute teacher at Our Lady of the Rockies.
John A. Cantu has been named vice president of lending for Peoples National Bank, Colorado Springs. He has 30 years of banking experience.
Shawn Buterbaugh has been hired by 84 Lumber Co. as a manager trainee. He is a Colorado Springs native and graduated from Mitchell High School in 1996.