New positions Market Center Association, a Baltimore association of downtown Baltimore retail shops, hotels and restaurants, named Eddie Applefeld director of marketing.
U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis appointed Lt. Cmdr. Michael W. John as public affairs officer.
Kelly-Springfield Tire Co. in Cumberland appointed Richard A. Luhring comptroller and named Tim F. Ladd to Mr. Luhring's former position as treasurer.
Daft-McCune-Walker Inc., a Towson-based land planning and development consulting firm, named Linda L. Depkin controller.
Export Today, a Washington publication on international trade, appointed Patricia E. Steele vice president and associate publisher.
Harford Community College appointed Dr. G.Jeremiah Ryan vice president of marketing, planning and development. The college also named Gail A. Hawkins dean of student services.
Fairchild Space & Defense Corp., a Germantown-based aerospace and defense company, named Deborah M. Tucker vice president of communications.
Roadnet Technologies Inc., a Timonium-based subsidiary of United Parcel Service that provides computer-software support services, named Ed Lauffer senior analyst in the Systems Planning and Support Division. Roadnet appointed the following to software engineer: William Frederick Dodson, Operations Research Division; Cynthia A. Brown-LaVeist, Feeder Graphic Displays section; and Shawn P. Hurley, Package Systems Integration section. L.Jay Wantz was named junior software engineer in the Hub and Feeder section.
Goucher College in Towson appointed Dr. Lucie Lapovsky vice president for finance and named Charles Cross associate vice president for finance.
Essex Community College named Caroline Scott coordinator of college activities and David Erhardt transfer coordinator.
Bignell + Watkins Architects in Annapolis promoted Richard J.
Loeschke Jr. and Ravi S. Waldon to associates.
Glen-Gery Corp., a brick manufacturer based in Wyomissing, Pa., promoted Ronald J. Hunsicker to Baltimore regional sales manager.
Mid-Atlantic Country magazine in Alexandria, Va., named Gene Sittenfeld associate publisher for circulation.
American Office, a Baltimore-based office furniture dealership, named Robin Somers-Strom account executive at its Fairfax, Va., office.
Dundalk Community College named Dr. Kathleen Liberatore chairwoman of the Business Management Division.
Intercontinental Consultants Corp. in Baltimore appointed Margaret McA. Cochran vice president of sales and marketing and David P. Hering director of operations.
Papier Design Group in Baltimore named Liza Hathaway-Matthews senior account executive for the Commercial Division.
H.Chambers Co., a Baltimore-based interior design and planning firm, named Don Arenth associate and Cesar Gomez project architect for the hospitality group.
Cellmark Diagnostics, a Germantown-based biological testing firm, named Dr. Amanda Carr Sozer research scientist.
French Bray Inc., a printing firm in Glen Burnie, named Clay Doughty account executive.
Rita St. Clair Associates, an interior design firm in Baltimore, named Penny Bonda as designer.
MCI Communications Corp. appointed the following to the sales division: Anthony Turner, account executive in Baltimore; Sharon Grasso, associate representative in Baltimore; and Harry Selph account executive in Rockville.
CSL Intermodal, a Hunt Valley-based business unit of CSX Corp. of Richmond, Va., named Timothy M. Odell manager of `f intermodal sales for the Chicago region.
Corporate Cost Management, a Rockville-based provider of computer software, named Daniel F. Hoemke chief operating officer.
WMAR-TV in Baltimore appointed Sharon M. Walz research director.
McCormick & Co. Inc., a Hunt Valley-based producer of seasonings, flavorings and specialty foods, named Richard Rosoff staff auditor for Corporate Internal Audit and promoted Cynthia Domres to senior staff accountant for the McCormick Flavor Group.
The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore named William M. Ross assistant director of development for the G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering.
U.S. Message Corp. in Baltimore appointed Laura L. Blasetti account executive.
Real estate and development
Lexington Charles LP, owner of the 201 North Charles Street Building in Baltimore, appointed David E. Johnson vice president.
Ackerman & Co., an Atlanta-based developer, promoted both John K. Burch Jr. and Daniel C. Crammer to senior vice president in its Washington office.
Lane Commercial Real Estate Services in Columbia appointed Steve Tove as office leasing specialist.
Legal and professional
Miles & Stockbridge, a regional law firm, named Gary W. Brown and Edward J. Longosz II partners.
Walpert, Smullian & Blumenthal, a regional accounting and management-consulting firm, promoted Deborah Oliver Schultz to manager in the manufacturing and distribution division.
Katz, Abosch, Windesheim, Gershman & Freedman, a Baltimore-based accounting firm, promoted Adrienne Sappington to manager.