• Sarah Lindsey was recently hired as a staffing and recruitments specialist for Barrett Business Services in Bend. Lindsey has 15 years of experience in the human resources and recruiting fields with local companies BendBroadband and St. Charles Health System.

• Leading Aviation in Bend has hired the following new flight instructors: Mike Kloch , Kameron Keller , Carl Henning , John Sopher , Cody Morrison , Patrick Hammond , Adam Seerley , Annie Paya , Matt Hendrix , Dave Matula , Matt Brantner , Jason Wilson and Mike Grover .

• The following local professionals recently completed the Earth Advantage Commercial Project Steward Training: Heidi Slaybaugh and Kevin Shaver with BBT Architects; Neal Huston with Neal Huston & Associates Architects and Scott Rogers with Wenaha Group. The Earth Advantage Commercial program is a nonprofit, third-party green building certification program.

• Real estated broker Julie Guidry recently joined Better Homes and Garden Real Estate Northwest Living in Bend. Prior to moving to Bend, Guidry managed investment properties and a remodeling business in Texas.

• David Hamaker recently became a volunteer counselor at SCORE. The nonprofit organization of retired business executives provides small-business owners with free advice and mentoring. Hamaker owned and operated a mass marketing business with approximately 100 employees.