Forty Under 40
Associate Pastor, First Lutheran Church
Cristiane AbouAssaly is a people person who is passionate about her community. As a media consultant for the Corridor Business Journal, she focuses on new business development in Linn County.
In the nomination of Toby Bral, MSI Mold Builders President Roger Klouda said: “Toby has shown a strong sense of commitment over the five years we have worked together. A strong family man with local family ties, he truly enjoys the area’s wealth of opportunities,
both professionally and socially.”
Those opportunities keep him busy. Mr. Bral is vice-chairperson of the Advanced Manufacturing Industry Sector Board for the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City area, member of the Project Lead the Way Advisory Board and graduate of the Iowa City Community Leadership Program.
As a Cedar Rapids native living in Louisiana, Molly Baynes knew if she ever moved back home, it would be for one company.
“I always kind of knew if I wanted to come back to Cedar Rapids to live, I wanted to work for Rockwell,” the senior proposal specialist said.
Christopher Blosser looks to embrace today’s electronic culture to save lives.
“I split my time between caring for patients with kidney transplants,” Mr. Blosser said. “I teach science out of medicine, do research on the immune system and how we adhere to a plan and look to the use of social media like Facebook to see if we can improve adherence.”
The names may be new, but the faces might be familiar.