Tina Akinyi
Des Moines Area Community College
Named DMACC GEAR UP Iowa coordinator

Christina Stroback
The Concept Works Inc.
Promoted to director of client relations
West Des Moines

Samantha Paxson
Appointed to the company’s board of directors
Des Moines

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