On the Move: 17 July 2013

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 5:53pm
Staff reports

Butler Snow’s Khansari named to library board

Butler, Snow, O’Mara, Stevens & Cannada, PLLC, attorney Sepideh C. Khansari has been named to the Nashville Public Library Board.

Khansari is the youngest person ever named to the leadership position, with Mayor Karl Dean and the Metro Council having approved her appointment in early July.

“We are excited that Sepi has been selected for this opportunity,” Donald Clark, Jr., Butler Snow chairman, said in a release.  “Her knowledge and experience will serve this board well.”

Khansari is a member of the firm’s General Litigation Group and Product Liability, Toxic Tort and Environmental Group. She focuses her practice on general civil litigation, insurance defense and personal injury litigation.

Khansari earned both her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in business administration from Middle Tennessee State University. She received her Juris Doctorate from Washington and Lee University.

Martell Foundation welcomes Moffat

The T.J. Martell Foundation has hired Tinti Moffat as director of strategic development. Moffat, who most recently managed event production and business development for Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, will raise funds and bring awareness to the Foundation's mission of funding leukemia, cancer and AIDS research.

Moffat, who also is overseeing the Southern Region office for the nonprofit organization, joins the Foundation with more than 25 years of music business experience. Before her time at Margaritaville, she was an agent at William Morris Endeavor Entertainment responsible for booking show dates and tours as well as working with the publishing community to develop and sign new talent.

The T.J. Martell Foundation's Southern Region office organizes events in the Nashville, Atlanta, Houston and Dallas areas including Best Cellars Dinners, Family Day, and the Wirtgen America Golf Classic. The Foundation regionally supports cancer research at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, the Winship Cancer Institute in Atlanta and MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.

Southern Hills adds Seebach

TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center has added Dr. Jeff Seebach to its medical team.

Seebach, a general surgeon, received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine.  He then completed a general surgery residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. 

Seebach is board certified with the American Board of Surgery.

DVL hires staff accountant

DVL Public Relations & Advertising has added Jackie Phillips as staff accountant.

Prior to joining DVL, Phillips spent several years working with a civil engineering and architectural real estate development firm, where she specialized in billing and budget tracking.

Phillips is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University where she earned a B.S. in business administration.

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