Four senior managers at Miller-Valentine have received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification: Kurt Eyring; Doug Putlock; Jon Brockman; and Brooks Williams .
Michele M. Parnell and Meredith E. Sawyer have joined The Price Group educational consulting firm. Parnell is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in assessment and evaluation procedures. Sawyer is an intake specialist who works with parents and schools.
Jon Pennington has joined Johnson & King Engineers as an engineer in training. He was with Stevens & Wilkinson in Atlanta.
Keith Chichester of The Chichester Insurance Agency has received the 2009 Champions Award and the 2009 Presidents Conference Award for production with Nationwide Insurance.
Dr. John M. Little, vice president of health care services at BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, was awarded the 2009 AAFP Robert Graham Physician Executive Award from the American Academy of Family Physicians. The award recognizes an executive's skills in health care. Dr. Little's responsibilities include care management programs, medical policy development and provider relations and education.
Emma Dean has joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP. Dean practices in the areas of appellate law and business litigation. She clerked for Justice John W. Kittredge of the Supreme Court of South Carolina.
Tommy Lavender, a partner at Nexsen Pruet, has been elected as a fellow at the American College of Environmental Lawyers. He is a former environmental engineer and staff attorney for the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control
Anthony J. Beatty has joined Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands as vice president of finance and administration. Beatty worked for Aramark, where he served as regional controller and as the director of finance and administration for the U.S. Grains Council.
Brantley Clark of Integra Realty Resources was awarded the MAI (Member Appraisal Institute) designation.
Coldwell Banker United added three sales associates: Rhett Corley, Lexington East office; Pat Schuster-Frick, Irmo office; and Cindy Robbins, Lexington West office.
Ken Bellinger, lead technician at OB One Communications Inc., has received Registered Communications Distributions Designer designation.
Craig Cook has joined Blue Ridge Security Systems as an executive sales representative - enterprise solutions. He was with Johnson Controls Fire & Security Division and is a board certified physical security professional.