Recent appointments, promotions and new hires.

CAPITAL UNIVERSITY
Rev. Andrew Tucker, University Pastor
Erin Delffs, Assistant Vice President for Business and Finance
Mark Pringle, Director of Human Resources

BLUE & CO.
Ashley Jones, Senior Manager
Jones joined Blue & Co. in 2010 and specializes in audit.
Daniel Waihenya, Manager
Waihenya joined Blue & Co. in 2015 and specializes in tax.
Abbie Kuhn, Senior Accountant
Kuhn joined Blue & Co. in 2015 and specializes in tax.
Meghan Reed, Senior Accountant
Reed joined Blue & Co. in 2015 and specializes in audit.
Michael Rhinehart, Senior Accountant
Rhinehart joined Blue & Co. in 2014 and specializes in tax.

PORTER WRIGHT
Sara Schiavone, Associate
Schiavone will work as part of the firm’s Litigation team focusing on complex commercial and tort litigation.

Nathan Sisodia, Associate
Sisodia will work as part of the firm’s Real Estate and Banking & Finance teams, concentrating his practice on commercial leasing and real estate-related purchase and sale transactions.

OHIO RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION
Homa Moheimani, Manager of Media and Communications
Prior to starting at the ORA, Moheimani worked at  The Walt Disney Company for five years.

GBQ
Jeff Harden, Partner
Within the GBQ’s assurance practice Harden assists construction, investment fund, nonprofit and real estate clients.
Scott Bechtel, Partner
Bechtel serves clients within the construction, real estate, manufacturing and service industries.
Joe Borowski, Valuation Partner
Borowski works within valuation and ESOP advisory practice.

ROOT INSURANCE
Jon Allison, General Counsel
Before joining Root, Allison was on the senior management team of CareSource, a regional non-profit managed health care plan.

REMINGER CO., LPA
Lauren Larrick, Attorney
Lauren’s practice focuses on employment litigation.

SHUMAKER, LOOP & KENDRICK, LLP
Marcus Miller, Associate Attorney
Miller practices in the litigation practice group.

OHIO INSURANCE AGENTS
Craig Niess, Business Planning and Valuation Manager
Niess has more than seven years of financial and operational consulting experience with independent agents.

INTERSCHOLASTIC EQUESTRIAN ASSOCIATION
Chuck DeVendra, General Sales Representative
This newly created role will assist the sales and marketing office in establishing partnerships and collaborating with sponsors, vendors, and donors outside of the equestrian industry.

TITLE FIRST AGENCY
Dean Talaganis, Special Counsel to the company president
Prior to joining Title First, Talaganis was operations manager and underwriting counsel at Ohio Real Title Agency, LLC.