Sharon Staples, associate professor of humanities at Utah Valley Community College, has been chosen to participate in the National Institute for Leadership Development program. The six-month program offers workshops designed to enhance leadership skills. James L. Michaelis, has achieved the status of Certified Purchasing Manager by the National Association of Purchasing Management. He is the director of purchasing at Utah Valley Community College. Bonneville Bank has announced the promotion of J. Ryan Nielsen to operations manager. His responsibilities include supervising personnel, auditing and controlling daily operations and ensuring that the institution complies with government regulations. Peter Nelson has been named purchasing manager for System Connection. He will be responsible for purchasing cable and accessory products from domestic and overseas suppliers and will be responsible for inventory control. Dr. Boyd Hales of the Columbia First Medical Center has moved to Provo. The center specializes in family and industrial medicine and is fully equipped to handle most minor injuries and sudden illnesses. Candice Steelman has joined System Connection and will serve as an original equipment manufacturer sales representative. She will be responsible for marketing and technical support of computer products to customers in the United States and the Orient.

Sharon Staples

UVCC

James Michaelis

UVCC

J. Ryan Nielsen

Bonneville Bank

Peter Nelson

System Connection

Dr. Boyd Hales

New Provo physician

Candice Steelman

System Connection