Scott Leightman was named USA Swimming’s director of PR and communications. He graduated from Ithaca College with a degree in sports communication.
Air Force Academy Athletic Director Hans J. Mueh announced his retirement effective at the end of the 2014-15 school year.
Griffis/Blessing Inc. hired Gwen Hughes as a management assistant to the commercial property services group.
John Carter has joined Destination Services Corp. as national sales manager.
Deana Hunt has become the vice president of strategic initiatives for Pikes Peak United Way in Colorado Springs. A graduate of Utah State University with a bachelor’s degree in family and human development, Hunt is also a fellow with the Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program.
Ryan Stephens has been named the new area president for southern Colorado for Wells Fargo. Stephens has his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Oregon.
Dr. C. Rocky White is now market medical director for Kaiser Permanente’s southern Colorado service area.
Dr. Rick Spurlock is now medical director of network relations and development for Kaiser Permanente’s southern Colorado service area.
Jesse Moore is the new finance director for Windsor Ridge Homes. Moore earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Wyoming.
Eva Grant is Palmer Land Trust’s first Public Interest Fellowship fellow. She is a student at Colorado College majoring in sociology with a minor in urban studies.