Lynda Nesheim, CPA, has recently joined Erickson, Brown & Kloster as a staff accountant. She has more than 17 years’ experience working with individual and small business tax.
Linda Leitz was elected national chairwoman of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors. She will serve as chair-elect until her term begins on Sept. 1. Leitz has been a financial professional since 1979, with career experience as a state bank examiner, a banker, an investment registered representative and branch manager, and founder and co-owner of It’s Not Just Money Inc.
Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care named Wendy Adamscheck, RN, vice president of clinical programs. Adamscheck received her nursing degree in 1998 and began working at PPHPC in February 2002 as a member of the outpatient care team. She has served in various capacities, most recently as director of outpatient care teams.
Hillary Mannion has joined the staff of the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum as museum registrar. She was previously part of the collections support crew at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History and served as the curator of visual resources at the White House Historical Association. She has a degree in history from SUNY-Fredonia and a master’s degree in museum studies from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Bank named Wayne Hirsch division manager for U.S. Bank Community Banking. Hirsch, currently regional president for the Montana and northern Wyoming region, begins his new position March 1 and will be responsible for U.S. Bank’s Community Banking markets in Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah.
Brad Hocker and Mike Edde have been named to the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado’s Foundation board of trustees. Hocker is the area sales manager for Comcast Spotlight in Southern Colorado and Edde is the president and founder of Climate Design Inc., a local HVAC company.
AdvantEdge Drywall hired Margo Wurth as project coordinator. Wurth has 13 years of construction experience.
Alison Hauenstein recently joined OfficeScapes as accounts payable coordinator. Hauenstein has a bachelor’s degree in English from Ohio State University and has more than 12 years of administrative and bookkeeping experience.
Anna Hesch, CPA, joins Stockman Kast Ryan + Co. as a supervising tax senior from Deloitte Tax LLP. Hesch attended the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado for her undergraduate and graduate degrees. She has a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in accounting and a master’s degree in accounting with an emphasis in taxation.
Melanie Fuchs, CPA, joins SKR as a senior tax consultant, formerly with Bohall Hoover and Associates. Fuchs received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Colorado and serves on the School Improvement Committee for Calhan School.
Michael A. O. Webster joins SKR as a tax consultant, formerly with Performance Autosound. He received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.