July 12, 2011
Friends of Youth names new CEO
The board of directors of Friends of Youth recently promoted its chief operating officer, Terry Pottmeyer, to chief executive officer, replacing retiring CEO Joan Campbell.
The move will be effective Aug. 1.
Pottmeyer joined Friends of Youth, which has an office in Issaquah, in 2010.
She has held a number of high-profile roles at Friends of Youth, including chief program officer and chief operating officer.
Dentist’s office supports local charities
For the 11th consecutive year, Dr. Theresa Cheng has given a percentage of her March revenue to organizations that support women in honor and support of International Women’s Day, March 8.
This year, she donated more than $3,000 to the Eastside Domestic Violence Program, Eastside Baby Corner and Women’s Veteran Group.
Learn more about International Women’s Day at www.internationalwomensday.com.
Local students make presidents’ lists
The following local students earned placement on the Gonzaga University president’s list for spring semester 2011.
To qualify, students must earn a 3.7 to 4 grade point average.
Bellevue: Jourdan Cruz, David Dingler, Matthew Foulon, Kaya Mills, Emile Nelson, Emeric Bisbee, Calvin Donkin, Stephanie Morris, Julia Ratcliffe, Issaquah: Molly Bankson, Kylie Clark, Anna Clausen, Peter Forsyth, Michael Helling, Micah Howe, Michael Johnson, Mark Jordan, Kathryn Schaa, Alanna Redine, Christine Sorteberg, Lauren Sullivan, Kevin Summers, Haley Swanson and Emily Tom
Sammamish: Evan Bull, Lauren Burns, Greggory Busch, Matthew Cristallo, Jessica Daniels, Julie Daniels, Kayla Galbraith, Luke Koch, Mikkel Kurian, Kara Moller, Craig Dadowski and Annie Worman
Christopher Schaap, of Issaquah, was named to the president’s and dean’s list at Seattle University for spring quarter.
To qualify for the president’s list, a student must earn at least a 3.9 grade point average.
To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average for the quarter and have completed a minimum of 12 graded credits.