Wesley McVey, PE, has been promoted to chief operating officer of Campos Engineering, Inc. McVey joined the firm immediately after graduating from SMU.
Shazi Mir has been named one of Consulting Magazine’s “Rising Stars: 35 under 35.”
Dodee Crockett has been elected to the board of directors of Public Radio International (PRI), a global nonprofit media company whose content is consumed by almost 19 million people worldwide each month.
Alana K. Ackels has been elevated to partner by Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP. She practices in the firm’s labor, employment and benefits and litigation areas.
Brittany Teal was recognized in the “Outstanding Up-and-Comer” category of the D CEO Magazine Corporate Counsel Awards.
Virginia (Ginger) DuBose Heckman has been named to the board of trustees of The Heritage Foundation.
Carter Hopkins recently published The Lincoln Prophecy, a thriller that features a fictional SMU law professor as the protagonist with much of the action taking place on the Hilltop and around Dallas.
Jonathan Childers, partner, Lynn Pinker Cox Hurst, LLP, has been named a “2016 Lawyer on the Rise” by Texas Lawyer.
Carl Pankratz, vice president of originations, Hunt Mortgage Group, has been honored by the Texas House of Representatives for his service to the City of Rowlett.
Carolyn Davis was recently appointed the deputy director of the Center for Public Theology at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C.