Recent appointments, promotions and new hires.

WOMEN'S SMALL BUSINESS ACCELERATOR BOARD
Rhonda Talford Knight, member

Rita McNeil Danish, member

Teresa Russell, member

Sally Hughes, member
The Women’s Small Business Accelerator provides education, peer support, mentoring and accountability to help women start and grow their own businesses.

COLUMBUS FOUNDATION
Gregg Oosterbaan, vice president of information technology
Prior to the Columbus Foundation, Oosterbaan oversaw all aspects of IT at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

VARGO
Chelsea Jipping, software project manager
Jake Thompson, support and implementation associate
In summer 2018, the VARGO Tech Center opened to accommodate the company’s growth.

COLUMBUS DISTRICT OFFICE
Everett Woodel Jr., district director
Woodel will manage the strategic efforts and daily operations of SBA’s activities throughout 60 counties in central and southern Ohio.