TYLER OPPMAN and KENNY TRIMBLE were appointed financial representatives by Northwestern Mutual in Waterloo. They both will be associated with The Funk Group of Northwestern Mutual. Oppman, of Waterloo and a Janesville native, was at Pensacola Christian College in Florida as a marketing project coordinator and admissions/enrollment advisor, also where he received a bachelor of science degree in marketing in 2015. Trimble, of Garrison, worked in BSA for Midwestone Bank. He received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Iowa. Trimble also owns the Hitchin Post in Garrison.
ALISON URBINA was appointed president of BankIowa. She joined BankIowa in 2013 with 17 years of experience in financial services and was elected to the bank's board of directors in 2015. Previously a senior vice president at Northern Trust in Chicago, she also was the chief risk officer at BankIowa and will assist with the transition of that role.
MICHAEL ATHERLEY, PA-C, and LORI DETTMER, ARNP, joined Covenant Clinic Convenient Care and Occupational Medicine, set to open on the fourth floor of Mercy Hospital in Oelwein. Atherley, of Oelwein, has 17 years of experience in family medicine. Dettmer, of Sumner, brings 25 years of health care experience to the clinic and has worked in occupational health for 16 years and in Convenient Care for four years.
AMY WOODS and CHRISTI HULME were promoted at Veridian Credit Union. Woods, of Hudson, was promoted to integration analyst. She has worked at Veridian for nine years and was an eServices specialist. She has a degree in communication studies from the University of Northern Iowa. Hulme was promoted to vice president of member contact center. Hulme, of Traer, has worked at Veridian for 22 years and was manager of the member contact center. She has a degree in business administration from Upper Iowa University.
VGM Group’s HOMELINK division has added four new associates. SARAH ARNOLD is a patient care coordinator for the Catastrophic Care team and is a graduate of Upper Iowa University. TIFFANY GONZALES is a Group Health patient care coordinator and was at Mudd Advertising. LaTOTISHA HOLMES is a Transportation Support patient care coordinator. JUBAL SLONE is a developer for the IT team. A graduate of East Tennessee State University, he was at Thermo Fisher Scientific.