University of Maryland at Baltimore appointed Beverly ABaldwin to the Sonya Ziporkin Gershowitz Chair of Gerontological Nursing and was named an eminent scholar in a program sponsored by the Maryland Higher Education Commission.
Riggs, Counselman, Michaels & Downs Inc., an insurance agency based in Towson, named Timothy E. Koch vice president and manager, group division, financial services.
Maryland Casualty Co., an insurance agency based in Baltimore, appointed Barry J. Gilway president of commercial insurance and John Karanik president of personal insurance.
Perinford Financial Services Inc. in Annapolis appointed Thomas O'Brien senior vice president of banking services.
Maryland Center for Physical Therapy in Hunt Valley named Stephen M. Levine director.
St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore named Dr. Robert G. Hennessy president of the medical staff.
Fallston General Hospital appointed Dr. Panayiotis Sitaris president of the medical staff.
Med-Care Home Health Resources, a subsidiary of the Dome Corp., named Dr. Mark C. Rogers medical director. Dr. Rogers is also associate dean for clinical practice for the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Advertising and P.R.
Aloysius, Butler & Clark Inc., a Wilmington, Del.-based advertising, public relations and design agency, announced that Daniel A. Mealey Jr. has retired as chief executive officer. Mr. Mealey will be replaced by the management team of: John C. Hawkins, CEO; Curtis J. Hitchcock, chief operating officer; David T. Schuck, vice president and chief financial officer; and Thomas D. Desanto, vice president/creative director.
On the board
Mid Atlantic Medical Services Inc., a Rockville-based regional holding company for health care organizations, elected George T. Jochum chairman of the board. Mr. Jochum is chief executive officer and president of Mid Atlantic Medical.
Real estate, development
KMS Group Inc., a Columbia-based commercial real estate developer, promoted the following: Terry Flannery to senior property manager and Lucy Crosby Price to manager of lease administration in the asset management department; Ron Walther senior project manager, construction department; Connie Epperlein to manager of Tenant Design; and Terri Peders to senior paralegal in the legal division.
Legal and professional
Shapiro and Olander, a Baltimore-based law firm, appointed Stuart C. Axilbund, Richard M. Goldberg, Mark A. Jankowski, Gregory M. Miller and Kathleen M. Young associates.Smith, Somerville & Case, a Balti
more-based law firm, named Deborah K. Sobieski and Robert L. Humphreys Jr. partners.
Friedman & Fuller, an accounting firm in Rockville and Vienna, Va., promoted Donald Jones to principal; Alan Fine, Michael Flesch, Joshua Gottesman and William Leffler to supervisor; James Cava, Lisa Miller and David Semendinger to senior and Lori Swim to marketing coordinator.
Niles, Barton & Wilmer, a Baltimore-based law firm, named Steven E. Leder partner.