People on the move 5/17/10

Monday, May 17, 2010

Newcomer named president of state respiratory care society

The Missouri Society for Respiratory Care recently named Lisa Newcomer as the organization's president. Newcomer, who is the director of the Sleep Disorders Center and Durable Medical Equipment at Saint Francis Medical Center, will serve the MSRC as president for two years beginning in July. She will lead the organization's efforts to advance the science, technology, ethics and art of respiratory care in Missouri. Newcomer replaces Rose Shafer, also of Saint Francis, as the organization's leader. For more information about the Sleep Disorders Center at Saint Francis, call 331-5900. To learn more about the MSRC, visit

Wright joins AWL Family Health Center in Doctors' Park

Marie Wright is now seeing patients at AWL Family Health Center, 36 Doctors' Park. She received her bachelor's and master's degrees in nursing from Southeast Missouri State University. Wright also serves as a family nurse practitioner in the Missouri National Guard and recently returned from a one-year deployment in Iraq. She is a native of Park Hills, Mo., and has lived in Cape Girardeau for the past 17 years. To learn more about AWL Family Health Center, call 334-7006 or visit

Nunnery earns Toyota Master Certification

Steven Nunnery of Coad Toyota, 357 Siemers Drive in Cape Girardeau, recently completed his Toyota Master Certification and passed the 2009 Toyota Sales Master Test. Only 1,011 sales consultants nationwide have achieved the master status in 2009.

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