Simona Ondrejkova joins Krueger, Fosdyck & Associates Group

Merrill Lynch recently announced that Financial Advisor Simona Ondrejkova has joined the Krueger, Fosdyck & Associates group in the Merrill Lynch Destin office.

“We are excited to have Simona Ondrejkova as a new addition to the Krueger, Fosdyck & Associates group," said Tim Krueger, senior vice president. "Her experience will be invaluable as we continue to offer personalized wealth management solutions and holistic advice and guidance to individuals, families and businesses of Destin.”

Chelsea Renfroe joins local PR company

l. gall & company recently announced a new addition to the PR company’s team with the hiring of Chelsea Renfroe, who will serve as public relations coordinator. A recent graduate of the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Renfroe specializes in social media and corporate event planning/implementation.

 “We look forward to the skill set that Chelsea brings to the table and how she will help in continuing the quality work we provide to each and every one of our clients,” sa=Id Lauren Gall, principal & owner, l. gall & company.

Mike Freeman joins Board of Directors for Community Bank

Charles W. Nicholson, Jr., chairman of the Board for Community Bank, has announced that Edward Michael Freeman, Jr., has joined the Board of Directors for Community Bank. Freeman currently serves as chief financial officer for Acentria Insurance headquartered in Destin.

Freeman’s career spans 25 years in the financial services industry providing a level of experience and knowledge well suited for his Board appointment at Community Bank. His past banking experience includes serving as area president for Whitney National Bank, as SVP of Commercial Lending for Destin Bank, and as a management associate with Barnett Bank.