Antonio Sánchez has been named anchor at Azteca Colorado. He has nearly 10 years experience in broadcast journalism. He began his career working for local newspapers shortly after graduating from San Diego State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, French and Spanish.
Ent Federal Credit Union has named Matt Davidson senior lending specialist. Davidson previously worked for Ent in both member service and consumer lending roles, including serving as the supervisor of Ent’s consumer lending call center. He has been in the financial services industry for more than 10 years.
Maj. Gen. Michelle Johnson has been nominated to serve as Air Force Academy’s 19th superintendent.
If confirmed by the Senate, Johnson would become the first woman to hold the position. She is currently serving as NATO’s deputy chief of staff for operations and intelligence. She is a 1981 distinguished graduate from the academy where she earned a bachelor’s degree in operations research. She was the first female cadet wing commander and the first female Rhodes Scholar from the academy. Johnson is a command pilot with more than 3,600 flight hours in C-141 Starlifters, KC-10 Extenders, C-17 Globemaster IIIs, C-5 Galaxy aircraft and KC-135 Stratotankers.
Kelly Jackson has joined Greccio Housing as development director. Jackson comes to Greccio from the Colorado Springs Airport after nine years in public affairs and air service development.
Radisson Hotel has selected Zan Wagner, general manager of the Radisson Hotel Colorado Springs, as the 2012 General Manager of the Year for the organization. The award is presented to the general manager who has provided the highest standard of leadership, particularly in sales and profit achievement, guest service, green initiatives implementation, charitable giving, community involvement and human resource development. Radisson Hotel Colorado Springs also was awarded the 2012 Radisson President’s Award for the 18th year. The hotel was selected from more than 420 Radisson Hotels globally.
Debbie Galle has joined the Colorado Balloon Classic fulltime, focusing on sales and vendors. Galle has more than 18 years experience in event management, promotions and community relations. She has worked with all aspects of commercial vendor programs, event management, entertainment and contractual agreements. She is a Certified Fair Executive and assisted in the creation and production of the Arapahoe County Fair in Aurora (2006-2012), and the El Paso County Fair in Calhan (1995-2005).
Ent Federal Credit Union has promoted Janelle Grau to finance manager. Grau has been in the financial services industry for more than 16 years and has been with Ent for the past 12 years. Most recently, she served as supervisor of Ent’s finance department. Grau has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Fort Hays State University.
Beverly Guzman and Heather Kunce have joined Cobalt Mortgage. Guzman has worked for the past 22 years as a mortgage loan originator and has experience as a lender in developing housing markets. Kunce specializes in educating first-time homebuyers, as well as elderly, low-income and disabled residents of the community. She has built lasting relationships with several Colorado-based nonprofit and municipal organizations, such as the Housing Authority for the city of Colorado Springs.
Tim Donegan is the new president of HVAC Solutions Inc. Donegan, owner/president along with Maureen Moran, owner/CFO/COO joined in the partnership of HVAC Solutions. Donegan joined HVAC Solutions in 2008 with experience in mechanical engineering and construction. He became a business partner and vice president in 2008. Moran began work at Jim Steward, the previous owner of HVAC Solutions, 24 years ago. She has run the financial and service side of the business since 2003 and became part owner of the company in 2006.
Dave Vanderham has joined Art C. Klein Construction Inc. as director of business development and senior project manager. Vanderham has worked on a variety of commercial construction projects in Colorado and joins the Klein team, which has provided preconstruction and construction services for more than 40 years. Vanderham has 35 years experience in the industry, 26 spent in various positions at Nunn Construction.