Mary Ali of Beaver Falls has published a book, “Through Three Miracles…Pulling the Sail in Together and Resetting the Middle of the Political Spectrum,” which urges a return to the middle of the political spectrum as the answer to America's ills. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in physical education and health from Slippery Rock University and is certified as a specialist in geriatric physical therapy through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists.
■ Michelle Kruetzer has been promoted as executive vice president of the Pittsburgh Airport Area Chamber of Commerce. She had served as vice president of Marketing and Business Development. She has served with the chamber since March 2000.
Prior to joining the chamber, she was an account executive with Cincinnati-based Hampton Publishing where she was responsible for a variety of Chamber of Commerce publications. The PAACC was a client. Ms. Kreutzer is a University of Pittsburgh graduate with a BA in communications.