The Board of Directors for the Children's Academy of Southwest Florida Inc. named Jennifer Radebach CEO/president after reviewing more than 70 applications and interviewing six applicants. Radebach has experience starting and operating her own school, writing grants, and is a long-time Manatee County children and family advocate. Radebach has already addressed safety, quality programming, motivating the staff, team building and an overall sense of a positive atmosphere within the agency.
Jessica Krick has joined Kenneth Jarvis, PLLC Certified Public Accountants as a staff accountant. Krick worked her way through college and is a recent University of South Florida graduate. She earned her bachelor's degree in accounting and plans to become a CPA within the next year. She will be primarily responsible for write-up services, business development, and client consulting.
Matt Whyte, a board-certified criminal trial lawyer with Sarasota's Kirk Pinkerton PA, recently earned a series of national certifications with both the National Rifle Association and the pistol manufacturer Glock. Whyte is now certified to teach several NRA courses: basic pistol shooting, first cteps -- pistol, basic rifle shooting, basic shotgun shooting, personal protection in the home, personal protection outside the home and refuse to be a victim. This year, Whyte became a Glock Armorer, which means that he is certified by Glock to maintain, troubleshoot and service Glock handguns.
Erin Henderson is WCI Communities' top sales leader for November at Tidewater Preserve, located along a 2-mile stretch of the Manatee River. A graduate of Full Sail University, Henderson brings 10 years of experience in customer service management, marketing and sales to the position.
The law firm of Fergeson, Skipper, Shaw, Keyser, Baron & Tirabassi, P.A., has been named a Tier 1 2015 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. The firm ranked in the top tier for Trusts and Estates Law in the Metro category. The 2015 "Best Law Firms" list is published on U.S. News & World Report's website at http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.