Mull Corp. Elects McLain President

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Tom McLain has been elected to serve a two-year term as president of the Mull Corp.

The Oklahoma City firm is a diversified investment company with interests in commercial real estate, golf retail franchising, equipment manufacturing, Bricktown development and a food and beverage division that includes the Bricktown Brewery and InCahoots dance hall. . . Dawn Davis, associate broker with RE/MAX Nichols Hills, has been awarded the accredited buyer representative designation by the Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council, a national organization addressing all aspects of consumer representation in real estate transactions.

}Davis has completed the educational requirements for the national designation, specified practical requirements and submitted evidence of completed transactions in which she has functioned as a buyer's representative. Davis has also achieved the certified residential specialist and Graduate Realtor Institute designations. . . John S. Pitts, president of Oklahoma City-based Topographic Mapping Co., presented a session on "Global Positioning Systems and Pipeline Mapping" last week at a convention in Dallas.

}The Automated Mapping Facilities Management convention is an annual event sponsored by the North Central Texas Chapter of AM/FM International. Attendees learned how satellites are used to map pipelines and company facilities, from collection of satellite data to processing the data and placing it in a Geographic Information System, a computerized system that allows analysis of diverse data in a visual and flexible form.

Topographic Mapping was established in 1985 as a subsidiary of Topographic Engineering Company of Oklahoma City. . . Brad W. Burgess has been appointed to a six-year term on the Oklahoma State Banking Board by Gov. David Walters. Burgess is managing partner of the Burgess Law Firm in Lawton and vice-president of Vortex Inc. The board regulates state-chartered banks and lending institutions. . . Lindy Ritz has been named deputy associate administrator of the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center. She was deputy director of Aviation System Standards at the center. . . Terry Thomas of Oklahoma City was named the Peter J. Salmon National Blind Employee of the Year at the annual meeting of the General Council of Workshops for the Blind and National Industries for the Blind in Washington, D.C. Thomas is a machine operator for the Oklahoma League for the Blind. . . Stephen P. Garrett has been named president of the Oklahoma Society for Crippled Children and the Oklahoma Easter Seal Society.

Garrett is senior vice president for law and government affairs of American Fidelity Corp. He recently was named executive of the year by the Oklahoma City chapter of Professional Secretaries International.

Other officers of the Oklahoma Society for Crippled Children are David Vance, executive vice president of Remington Park, president elect; and David Thompson, vice president of Bank IV, Muskogee, treasurer. . . Don Powers, director of safety and environmental management at the University of Central Oklahoma, and Dr. …