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Barrio Brewing Company hires new operations manager and brand specialist

KVOA-TV announced morning anchor Amanda Gomez will join John Overall at the News 4 Tucson anchor desk for the weeknight broadcasts of the station’s 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts and will anchor the 4 p.m. newscast.

Janet Corral, PhD, is the new associate dean for curricular affairs and associate professor of medicine at the University of Arizona’s College of Medicine – Tucson. Corral previously served as co-director of curriculum reform for undergraduate medical education and senior director of digital…

UA’s Juanita Merchant, MD, PhD, a cancer biology program researcher at the UA Cancer Center, was honored with the 2020 Distinguished Mentor Award from the American Gastroenterological Association. A professor and chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Merchant is also an e…

Mitch Graffeo is the new senior licensing manager for Tech Launch Arizona at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson. Tech Launch is the university’s commercialization arm, helping transform innovations and discoveries into intellectual property (IP), inventions and technology through licensing …

Tucson volunteer Don Jorgensen has won the President’s Volunteer Service Award from Shelterbox, USA, a humanitarian organization that provides emergency shelter and supplies to people who have lost their homes to natural disaster or fled because of civil conflict. The organization has aided …

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Myriam Cruz has been tapped as the new communications director for Tucson Mayor Regina Romero. In her role, Cruz will lead the development, planning and execution of strategic communications for Mayor Romero’s office. With a background in working with nonprofits, Cruz comes to the mayor’s of…