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The Rowlett Chamber welcomes new member Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation with a ribbon-cutting on Friday, Feb. 15. - Photo courtesy of the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce
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Rowlett Chamber welcomes new member
The Rowlett Chamber welcomed a new member, Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation, with a ribbon-cutting on Friday, Feb. 15.
After a catastrophic injury or illness, patients need far more than just physical rehabilitation; psychological and social adjustments are just as critical. Choosing the right rehabilitation facility can make a world of difference. Patients' rehabilitation and restored independence are Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation's goals, and they understand each patient walks his or her own unique journey to get there. For a detailed listing of their services, visit www.baylorhealth.com/bir
Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation at Rowlett is located at 8120 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 400. Sandy Frits is the center manager. For information, call 972-412-4926.
Rockwall EDC appoints Kevin Fowler as chairman of board
The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation appointed local businessman Kevin Fowler as chairman to the board of directors. Fowler's position on the Rockwall EDC board began on Jan. 1 and will continue until the end of the year.
He is currently senior vice president of commercial lending for the City Bank Texas in Rockwall.
"Kevin has been a part of the Rockwall EDC board for five years, and I can't think of a better chairman at this important time for the city," said Rockwall EDC President and CEO Sheri Franza. "He is a talented business leader who will lead our growing business community in Rockwall. Kevin's knowledge in commerce and in developing new business will help Rockwall lead the way for North Texas."
In additional to his 26-year banking career, Fowler is an active member of the Rockwall community where he has served on boards for the Rockwall YMCA, Rockwall Youth Fair, Rockwall Music Fest and Rockwall Rotary Club. He previously served as the vice president to the board of directors of the Rockwall EDC in 2012.
"It is an honor to serve on the Rockwall EDC board where I can help Rockwall develop into the epicenter of business development," Fowler said. "I look forward to working with other passionate business leaders in helping Rockwall grow."
Fowler graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Louisiana State University. He also attended the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business in 2005.
For information about Rockwall EDC or the Rockwall Technology Park, call 972-772-0025 or visit www.RockwallEDC.com.
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