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Marcia Topiwala was named Assistant General Counsel for QualDerm Partners.
Jon Hasebe has been promoted to Associate General Counsel for Bridgestone Americas.
Quyen Vo has been promoted to Senior Counsel, Legal Development for HCA Healthcare.
Wearen Hughes retired from Bass, Berry & Sims in December 2021. He is continuing his practice by acting as a mediator or arbitrator in various types of disputes, most of which involve construction.
Justin Pitt was elected to the Cumberland University Board of Trust.
Scott Shanker has rejoined Bass, Berry & Sims as a member in the Healthcare Practice Group. He will be based in the Memphis office, and his practice will center on the regulatory needs of hospitals and health systems, as well as private equity-based portfolio companies.
Dan Kuninsky has been named General Counsel of Turquoise Health.
Nick Grunenwald has been named the Assistant Athletics Director of the University of Missouri.
Chris Chi has been selected as a member of the Nashville Health Care Council Fellows Class of 2022.
Justin Pitt has been named General Counsel of CHS.
David Mitchell Jr. was elected Managing Member of Rose Law Firm.
Caroline Stephens Milner has been selected to clerk for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
Martha B. Allard was appointed as an Administrative Trademark Judge at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
Stephanie Maxwell has been named General Counsel at Wesley Financial Group.
Akele Parnell has been named CEO of 11th Level Inc. and MariGrow Inc., as well as Head of Equity Partnerships at Lantern.
Ryann Schneider was promoted to Managing Counsel at Parallon – HCA Healthcare.
LaToya Williams Harris has been named Chief Counsel – Global Supply Chain and Global Sourcing at International Paper Company.
Tangela Richter has been named Executive Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Wells Fargo.
Mark Buente has been named Legal Counsel at Genius Sports.
George McGinn was elected to serve on the RFPi Inc. Board of Directors.
Clark Milner has been named Chief Counsel for Senator Bill Hagerty.
Marija S. Nelson has been named Division Counsel, Trauma & Extremities at Stryker.
Kevin O’Hara has been named Senior Vice President & General Manager, Platform Solutions at HealthStream.
Paige Reber has been named Vice President, Associate General Counsel – M&A and Corporate Affairs at Envision Healthcare.
Marcia N. Topiwala has been named Vice President and General Counsel at HST Pathways.
Stephanie A. Roth has been named Associate Vice Chancellor for Equal Access at Vanderbilt University.
John A. Good was named Chief Executive Officer at NexPoint Storage Partners.
Catherine Sloan was named Vice President, Deputy General Counsel at Compassus.
Jason Hale was elected President of the American Subcontractors Association of Tennessee.
Mia Henley was recognized as part of the Super Women in Business Class of 2020 by the Memphis Business Journal.
Annie T. Christoff took the Oath of Office in a private ceremony July 24, 2020, to serve as a magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee.
Bradley Ottinger was recently named General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Axogen.
Marija S. Nelson was recently named by the Memphis Business Journal as a “2020 Best of the Bar” finalist in the In-House Counsel category.
John A. Good was promoted to chairman and chief executive officer at Jernigan Capital, Inc.
Che Mock was recognized by the Nashville Business Journal as one of its 40 under 40 award winners for 2020.
Stephanie Roth was appointed interim associate vice chancellor for Title IX and Equal Employment Opportunity at Vanderbilt University. Stephanie will also serve as the university’s Title IX Coordinator.
Juhi Patel was named Trademark Counsel at Newell Brands.
Ross Booher was named “2019 Most Admired CEOs and Their Companies” by The Nashville Business Journal.
Shuchi Parikh was named Regulatory Counsel at Renew Health.
Andy McQueen was promoted to Senior Vice President & Chief Development Officer at American Physician Partners.
Alonda McCutcheon was promoted to Executive Vice President & General Counsel at the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation.
Caroline Kirk Salomon was named Legal Counsel, North and Central America at Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering experiences in almost 4,800 hotels, resorts, and residences across 100 countries.
Marc D’Annunzio was named General Counsel at Bakkt, a developer of open technology to connect existing market and merchant infrastructure to the blockchain.
Robert Platt was named Assistant United States Attorney at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.
John Greer was named Senior Counsel at Nissan Motor Corporation.
Eli J. Richardson was confirmed to a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee by the U.S. Senate.
Annie Christoff was named Assistant U.S. Attorney at Department of Justice in Memphis, Tennessee.
John Good was named Chief Executive Officer at Jernigan Capital, a New York Stock Exchange-listed self-storage REIT.
Dustin Carlton was named Vice President of Legal and Compliance at Bellhops, a technology-based moving company.
Gentry Barden was named Chair of the Board of Directors for The Land Trust for Tennessee, a non-profit whose mission is to conserve the unique character of Tennessee’s natural and historic landscapes and sites for future generations.