Kim Ward, director of public and community affairs at Twin River Casino, was recently honored as one of five proven leaders during the annual Great Women of Gaming Awards for Casino Enterprise Management Magazine. Over the past 16 years at Twin River, Ward has served on the design team to repurpose existing space into a table-games area, helped to develop a charitable-giving program and she has represented the casino on a series of issues, from council-zoning-ordinance meetings to passing a table-games referendum. Ward holds a BFA in computer graphics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
David Coombs will join the Roger Williams University School of Law as a visiting professor of law. Coombs was the WikiLeaks defense lawyer and he has previously served as an adjunct professor at RWU. He holds a J.D. from the University of Idaho College of Law and an L.LM in military law from the Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School.
Joan Greenwell has been promoted to director of client services at Starkweather Benefits Solutions, a division of Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage, Inc. She has been in the Employee Benefits division since 2010 and she is a graduate of Rhode Island College, with advance degrees from the University of Maryland and Suffolk University Law School.
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