Business Briefs

One Vision hires Brad Klug to lead Fort Dodge area services

Brad Klug, former CEO of Rabiner Treatment Center, recently joined the One Vision executive leadership team as director of Region IV. Klug started in his new role in late August. Klug’s career in human services spans 36 years, starting in 1982 at Hillcrest Family Services in Dubuque. ...

Walding honored as a top Wealth Advisor

Cierra Walding, CFP, MS, CLU, APMA, a financial advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Fort Dodge, was named to the list of “2018 Working Mother Top Wealth Advisor Moms” list published by Working Mother Magazine. The list recognizes women financial advisors with children in the home under ...

Prottsman earns accredited estate planner designation

Steven Prottsman, CFP, CAP, AEP, a financial advisor with Ascendant Wealth Management Group, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. in Fort Dodge, has earned the accredited estate planner AEP professional designation from the National Association of Estate ...

Linda Benson attends leadership summit

GOWRIE — Linda Benson, Iowa Music Teachers Association president-elect, attended the Summit for Music Teachers National Association leadership Sept. 7-9 at the Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Summit is sponsored by the national association for state affiliate ...

Christina Foth is director of nursing at Iowa Central

Christina Foth is now the director of nursing at Iowa Central Community College. Forth is from Livermore and is a graduate of Twin River Valley High School. She has her ADN and BSN degrees from Mercy College of Health Sciences and her MSN degree from Allen College.

Haley Hall is coaching at Iowa Central Community College

Haley Hall is the new assistant men’s and women’s bowling coach and a housing coordinator at Iowa Central. Hall is from Lincoln, Nebraska, and is a graduate of Lincoln North Star High School. Hall has a bachelor’s degree in exercise science with a minor in psychology from Midland ...

Jodi Major joins Iowa Central dental hygiene faculty

Jodi Major has joined the Iowa Central team as a Dental Hygiene Program associate instructor. Major graduated from Albia High School and has a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Lenny Sanders teaches fire science at Iowa Central Community College

Lenny Sanders recently became the fire science technology instructor and coordinator at Iowa Central Community College. Sanders is a graduate of Burlington High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in fire science administration from Waldorf University in 2014 and a Master of ...

Duncombe city clerk earns designation

DUNCOMBE — Lynda Wunder, the city clerk and treasurer for the city of Duncombe, has been awarded the designation of Iowa Certified Municipal Clerk by the Iowa Municipal Finance Officers Association. The Iowa Certification for Municipal Professional Program of the association was started in ...

Jessica Ubben elected to IFDA leadership post

HUMBOLDT — Jessica S. Ubben, owner and funeral director at Ubben-Lentz Funeral Home in Humboldt, has been elected as District 8 governor of the Iowa Funeral Directors Association. A native of Humboldt, Ubben graduated from Humboldt High School in 2005. She earned an associate degree from ...

Sydney Winkler is now a CCCU branch manager

Sydney Winkler has accepted the job of branch manager at the Citizens Community Credit Union Hy-Vee office in Fort Dodge. She will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the branch, including loan and deposit growth, member service and community development. Winkler, a 2013 ...

Saba Dickerson coaches at Iowa Central

Saba Dickerson is part of Iowa Central’s coaching staff as an assistant women’s basketball coach. She is also a housing coordinator. Dickerson is from Baltimore, Maryland. She is a graduate of Grace Bible Baptist School, and holds degrees from Campbell University (Bachelor of Science) and ...

Jeffrey Halter now at Iowa Central

Jeffrey Halter has joined Iowa Central as the Early Childhood Education Program coordinator and instructor. Halter is originally from Iowa City and currently resides in Fort Dodge. He is an Iowa City High School graduate and holds a communications degree from Wartburg College, a special ...

Megan Kruse has joined the team at ICCC

Kruse is now a Work Based Learning coordinator at Iowa Central Community College. Megan is from Callendar and is a graduate of Prairie Valley High School. She holds an Associate of Science degree in criminal justice from Iowa Central and a Bachelor of Arts degree in human services and ...

Jacob Mizell is coaching rugby at ICCC

Jacob Mizell is coaching at Iowa Central as an assistant rugby coach . He is also a housing coordinator. Mizell is from Keller, Texas. He is a 2009 graduate of Keller High School and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Arkansas State University. Mizell was a Collegiate Rugby ...

Nathan Stanley teaches math at Iowa Central

Nathan Stanley is now a mathematics instructor at Iowa Central Community College. Stanley is from Atlantic. He has Bachelor of Arts degree in hsistory from Creighton University and a master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Northern Iowa. Stanley previously taught at Neosho ...

Kenny Tasler is an adjunct instructor at Iowa Central

Kenny Tasler has jointed the staff at Iowa Central as an industrial trainer and adjunct instructor. Tasler is a graduate of Fort Dodge Senior High and an alumnus of Iowa Central. He has also been a member of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Ben Becker now at Orthopedic Specialists

Ben Becker, PA-C, has joined the practice of Orthopedic Specialists. Becker is a Fort Dodge native who received his Bachelor of Science degree in human biology with a minor in chemistry from Minnesota State University. He received his graduate degree, Master of Clinic Medical Science, ...

Dr. Andrew Ordland joins Orthopedic Specialists

Andrew Odland, M.D., has joined the practice of Orthopedic Specialists. Odland is originally from Clarion and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University. He obtained his Medical Degree at the University of Iowa. Odland did his internship as well as his residency at the ...