Member News

November 20, 2017
Written by: CREW-St. Louis
Members gathered for the chapter’s Annual Business Meeting on Oct. 12 to approve the 2018 Board.
Congratulations to the 2018 Board, Directors and Advisory Board members

You can also read about the evening’s other activities: speed networking and the filming of the chapter’s new video to celebrate its 35th anniversary and to serve as a membership and sponsorship recruiting tool.

Tracy Howren was promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial Real Estate, at UMB Bank. Tracy joined the bank in October 2015 to spearhead the growth and management of UMB Bank’s commercial real estate lending throughout the St. Louis region.
 
Lisa Sombart, PE, President and CEO of William Tao & Associates, moderated a panel discussion on Managing Facilities Through a Major Project. Held on Sept. 20, nearly 70 members of the International Facility Management Association attended the program.
 
Angie Earlywine, Principal at Forum Studio and Director of Workplace Strategy and Interior Design, presented at the 2017 Construction Owners Association of America (COAA) Fall Owners Leadership Conference in Tampa, FL on November 9th.  Angie led a discussion on the “Eight Dimensions of Designing an Engaged Workplace” for this prestigious group.
 
Congratulations to Liz Yoest Rhodus and husband Matthew Rhodus on their new addition.  Everett Hawkins Rhodus arrived at 3:52pm on Friday, October 6th weighing in at 7lbs. 11oz. and 20.5in. long.
  
 
Lauren Kattelman, of True Title was promoted this month to Vice President – Escrow. Lauren has been at True Title since 2014. 
 
Nancy Petersen took a position as a Senior Private Banker at Wells Fargo Bank. She specializes in providing commercial real estate lending solutions for customers in the Wells Fargo Advisors network.
 
Brittany Burke, Director of Communications at CRG, became engaged to Tom Robbins. The happy couple is planning a 2018 wedding.