People In Business

Water quality expert recognized with award

    Lori Stenzel, senior water quality and environmental compliance specialist for Belleville-based Illinois American Water, was awarded the 2019 Illinois Section of the American Water Works Association Women in Water Outstanding Woman award. The award was presented at the association’s annual conference, WATERCON, in March.    The award recognizes an individual making significant contribution to the…

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Neurosurgeon joins O’Fallon staff

    HSHS Medical Group added Aziz Alali, MD, PhD, neurosurgeon, to its medical staff.     He sees patients at HSHS Medical Group Multispecialty Care – St. Elizabeth’s, located at 3 St. Elizabeth’s Blvd., Suite 5000 in O’Fallon, Ill.    Alali received his medical degree from King Saud University in Saudi Arabia. He earned a doctorate in…

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Jackson Lewis bolsters employment team

    Workplace law firm Jackson Lewis P.C. says David E. Martin has joined the firm’s St. Louis office as a principal.    Martin joins the firm from Macy’s, Inc., where he was vice president of litigation. He has more than 30 years of experience, primarily focusing on employment litigation and class actions for retail industry clients.   …

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General surgeon seeing patients in Greenville

    HSHS Medical Group says Dr. Ulunna MacBean, general surgeon, now sees patients at HSHS Medical Group General Surgery – Greenville, 101 Health Care Drive.    MacBean received her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Portsmouth, Dominica, West Indies. She earned her graduate degree at the University of Maryland in College Park and…

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Goldenberg receives alumni award

    Mark Goldenberg, founder and managing partner of Edwardsville-based Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli, P.C., received a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Illinois College of Law in recognition of his professional and local community achievements and leadership. The award was presented at the Annual Alumni Luncheon in Chicago.     Goldenberg Heller is a business…

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HSHS Medical Group welcomes new APRN

    Alyssa Loepker, an advanced practice registered nurse, has joined the medical staff of HSHS Medical Group, HSHS St. Joseph’s Convenient Care – New Baden and HSHS St. Joseph’s Convenient Care – Carlyle.    She will offer walk-in care for patients of all ages and offer a variety of services, including cold and flu care; acute…

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Centerstone to honor Community Champions

    Centerstone, a provider of behavioral health care, will hold individuals at its 15th annual Community Champions Banquet in June.    The event honors people who have made a difference by advancing mental health and substance use disorder services through their advocacy, leadership and service.     This year’s winners are (from Metro East): Cory Davenport with…

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LCCC names campus diversity coordinator

    Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey has named Tandra Taylor as its new diversity and inclusion coordinator.    Taylor began working at Lewis and Clark in February 2019. She also teaches African-American Studies part-time at Fontbonne University.     Taylor said her goal at LCCC is to expand the campus community’s understanding of diversity to…

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AAdvantage Insurance hires two team members

    AAdvantage Insurance Group recently hired Alexis Hutt as an account executive and Ana Reyes as a sales agent.    Hutt will assist agents in procuring new business, as well as serving existing clients.  Prior to joining the agency, Hutt served in managerial positions in the health and hospitality industries.    Reyes will generate prospects, develop new relationships,…

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IMPACT Strategies adds to project management

    Fairview Heights-based IMPACT Strategies has expanded its team with the hiring of Terry Midgley as a senior project manager and Justin Eilermann as a project manager.    Midgley is a 39-year industry veteran with an extensive and varied construction background. He has managed large-scale projects including senior and assisted living facilities, hospitals/clinics, and federal buildings.…

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