Alison Tucker has been promoted to assistant director of the St. Charles County Department of Community Health and the Environment, and director for its Division of Public Health. Tucker has more than 13 years of public health experience; she holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a Master of Science in Epidemiology from the University of Toronto.
Owner John Davis recently celebrated the grand opening of his new recycling business, L.E.D.R., LLC (Landfill – Environmental – Diversion – Reclamation), 60 MB Corporate Park with a ribbon cutting.
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SSM St. Joseph Health Center in St. Charles has added a HANA surgical table, which makes anterior hip replacements less taxing for patients and offers shorter recovery times. St. Joseph Health Center, along with SSM St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake Saint Louis, also recently received a three-year term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the areas of Adult Transesophageal, Adult Transthoracic and Adult Stress.
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First State Bank Mortgage recently presented a $5,100 donation to The BackStoppers.
AWARDS AND HONORS
Carol Minges, CEO of 1st Financial Federal Credit Union, recently was named to Small Business Monthly’s Top 100 People to Know in Business list, and was recognized at an annual luncheon held on April 8. Honorees are selected by a group of community leaders based on their business contributions within the St. Louis community.
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The city of Lake Saint Louis has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report. The award is the highest possible recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting.
EVENTS AND NETWORKING
The O’Fallon Chamber of Commerce sponsors an O’Fallon Young Professionals Meeting on Thursday, May 28, from noon-1 p.m. at BJC Progress West Hospital, 2 Progress Point Pkwy. in O’Fallon. A box lunch and tour of the facility will be provided. Register online at www.ofallonchamber.org.
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The Western St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce holds a bowling tournament on Thursday, June 4, from 5-8 p.m. at Brunswick Zone, 8070 Veterans Memorial Pkwy. in St. Peters. Cost is $100 per team of four. To register, visit www.westernstcharlescountychamber.com, and click on the 2015PinsandPutts link.
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The Greater St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce holds its annual golf tournament on Monday, June 8, at Old Hickory Golf Club, #1 Dye Club Drive in St. Peters. Check-in and lunch begin at 10:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon. Cost is $150 per person or $600 per team of four. Sponsorships also are available. To register, visit gstccc.com.