La Jeanne Kline has joined Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Northwest Living as a broker. Kline has been a real estate broker since 2006.

Andie Edmonds , broker and partner at NAI ARIS, has joined the board of directors of the Oregon/SW Washington Chapter of Certified Commercial Investment Members.

April Lane has joined the Cascade School of Music as a piano teacher. Lane, who has a Master of Music in piano performance and accompanying, previously was a member of the music faculty at the University of Northern Colorado.

Scott Glascon has joined the Bank of the Cascades as a mortgage loan officer. Glascon, who will work at the Northeast Third Street and Northeast Revere Avenue location, will focus on helping Bend businesses and families.

Eric Birky has joined Precision of Bend as a customer service representative. Birky has previously worked at Automotive Paint Specialists and Cessna.

Andy Smith , certified arborist with Spring River Tree Service Inc., is now ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified.

Mike Palen has joined Windermere Central Oregon Real Estate in Bend as a broker.

Christian Malone , of the firm Schmidt Malone, has been elected to the Cascade School of Music board of directors. Malone currently serves in the Oregon State Bar’s house of delegates.

Emily Carr , academic program administrator at Oregon State University-Cascades Campus, has been nominated for a 2015 Pushcart Prize for her poetry. Carr is the director of the master of fine arts in creative writing program at OSU-Cascades. The Pushcart Prize is an annual American literary prize that honors the best poetry, short fiction, essays and literary content published in small presses.

Editor’s note: This story has been corrected. In the original version, Andy Smith’s ISA designation was incorrect.

The Bulletin regrets the error.