Connie Ham has been named the 2008 Businesswoman of the Year by the Greater Macon Chapter of the Women’s Council of Realtors. The annual award recognizes a Realtor member who exercises potential as an entrepreneur and industry leader and shares his or her time and talents with others.
Robins credit union opens new branch
Robins Federal Credit Union opened its 17th branch location at the corner of Mulberry and Second streets in downtown Macon, on the first floor of the Fickling building. The new full-service branch will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and will include a walk-up ATM available 24 hours a day.
Lee named to CGMRC coordinator position
Lisa Lee has been named the new coordinator of the Central Georgia Medical Reserve Corps, where she will provide day-to-day management of operations, including volunteer recruitment, training and management. Lee retired from the Air Force after 20 years of service, working the last five years in community health at Robins Air Force Base.
New appointment at Mercer University
Priscilla Danheiser has been appointed dean of the College of Continuing and Professional Studies at Mercer University. Danheiser joined the psychology department at Wesleyan College in 1978, later serving as registrar, assistant academic dean, associate academic dean, vice president of academic affairs and dean of the college. She began at Mercer in 2001 as director of the Center for Teaching and Learning. She received a bachelor’s degree in English and psychology and master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Georgia.
Amedisys receives national recognition
Amedisys Home Health of Macon has been named to the 2008 HomeCare Elite. The annual review identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and is the only performance recognition of its kind in the home health industry. Amedisys is a home health and hospice service, operating more than 500 agencies in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.