-- Soroptimist International of Three Rivers has elected the following individuals to its board of directors: Maddy Jeffs, president; Candice Bluechel, president-elect; Mary Weimer, vice president; Leslie Miller, secretary; Blandina Valenzuela, treasurer; Marilyn Heasley, director; and Jann Frye, director.
Their term expires in 2015.
-- Michelle A. Clary with Thrivent Financial in Kennewick has qualified for the Pinnacle Council conference by providing outstanding financial guidance to members of the organization in 2013. Of Thrivent Financial's 2,300 financial representatives, only 138 qualified.
Clary is with Thrivent Financial's Northern Rocky Regional Financial Office, serving members in the Tri-Cities and surrounding communities. She has been with Thrivent for 13 years.
-- David Haller with Basin Pacific in Kennewick has received certification by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The certification is through the National Association of Health Underwriters. He attended a 10-hour course study and exam of the key technical components of health care reform.
-- Attorney Janelle M. Carney was named a 2014 "Rising Star" by the Super Lawyers Organization. Carney is with the personal injury law firm Graham Lundberg Peschel. She works in the Tri-Cities and Spokane.
Super Lawyers rates lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.