• Ronald Thomas, president of the University of Puget Sound, was named chair of the Committee on Student Aid at the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities by his peers. He has served in numerous positions representing the higher education sector and is a member of the association’s board of directors. He is also on the executive committee of the Annapolis Group, a consortium of 130 leading, national, independent liberal arts colleges.
• Sharon Snuffin and her company, Snuffin's Catering of Gig Harbor, was recently recognized as the 2015 WeddingWire Couples Choice Award. WeddingWire is considered a leading online wedding marketplace and the award recognizes the top 5% of wedding professionals in its network that demonstrate excellence in quality, serivce, responsiveness and professionalism. Winners are based on reviews from newlyweds and their experience working with the company.
Compiled by Mary Anderson, staff writer
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