• Seth Anderson, AIA, of Ascent Architecture & Interiors in Bend, recently received a license to practice architecture in Montana. Anderson will now work on projects in Montana in addition to Oregon, Washington, Arizona, California and Texas.

• Abby Rowland joins Camp Fire Central Oregon as a grant writer for the organization. Rowland has more than 11 years of development experience and has worked for youth-centric organizations.

• Mandy Butera joins Camp Fire Central Oregon as a community manager. In her new role, Butera will work on the organization’s marketing strategy, social media, outreach efforts and community relations.

• Mary Bowker joins Camp Fire Central Oregon as the program director. Bowker will oversee all of the organization’s programs, including out-of-school time, environment and camp and teen service and leadership. She will also oversee program staff and volunteers.

• Seth Johnson has been awarded the “Shaping the Future” award by the Oregon Resource Association. Johnson is the executive director of the Opportunity Foundation of Central Oregon and the award recognizes his positive leadership in the organization.

• Joe McClay, the building safety division manager of the city of Bend, has been awarded Building Official of the Year by the Oregon Building Officials Association.

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