Douglas Shelton, principal of St. Mary Middle and High Schools, has been selected to participate in the Kentucky Chamber Foundation's Leadership Institute for School Principals by an advisory board made up of business leaders and school superintendents. Shelton, one of 50 selected principals, will begin attending classes this summer at The BB&T Leadership Institute in Greensboro, North Carolina, in partnership with the Kentucky Chamber Foundation. The BB&T Leadership Institute has customized a program to meet the specific leadership development needs of school administrators. Principals will also attend follow-up sessions in the fall and early next year in Kentucky.
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Seth Darnell, assistant vice president at The Murray Bank, has graduated summa cum laude from the Paul W. Barrett, Jr. Graduate School of Banking in Memphis, Tennessee. The school has been providing advanced banking education for over 40 years with a curriculum designed to provide a high degree of understanding of all commercial banking functions. The 2019 school was held May 19-24 on the Christian Brothers University campus in Memphis. Eighty-four students completed the three-year curriculum and graduated in the 2019 class. Darnell has worked at The Murray Bank for eight years, starting in 2011.
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Garrett Enterprises/Supply Solutions announces the purchase of Travis School Equipment from Barry and Kay Travis of Draffenville. This is the sixth local business purchase for Garrett Enterprises since 2007. The purchase adds full-line commercial furniture for education, municipalities, restaurants and offices to products offered by Supply Solutions.
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Dr. Carl Nechtman, otolaryngologist, has joined Baptist Health Medical Group Purchase ENT and is accepting patients for ear, nose and throat care. Nechtman earned a medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed a residency in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery at the University of Louisville, where he served as chief resident. He completed an otology and neuro-otology fellowship in Birmingham, Alabama, and received additional training in oculoplastic surgery and plastic and craniofacial surgery. He is board-certified in otolaryngology, a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.