WMAR-TV in Baltimore named Maria Velleggia-Tilley public relations director.
The Baltimore Sun named Jerry Babicz facilities director.
WordPerfect Corp. of Orem, Utah, announced that Carolyn Woodie has met the requirements to continue her designation as a WordPerfect instructor.
D.I. Architecture Inc. in Baltimore, a division of Design International, promoted Medardo Cadiz and John Larsen to senior associate, and Gary Getz to associate.
The H. Chambers Co., an interior design and planning firm based in Baltimore, appointed Richard A. Snellinger as controller and chief financial officer.
McCrone Inc., the Annapolis-based engineering, environmental consulting, land planning and surveying firm, added Robert J. Ward, an engineer, to its development engineering department.
Whitney, Baily, Cox & Magnani, an engineering, planning, and surveying firm located in Timonium, announced that Joseph J. Siemek, P.E. has joined the firm as project manager in the environmental department.
Chapel Valley Landscape Co. promoted Mike Rigert to irrigation branch manager.
Kaplan Sutton & Associates, a Columbia-based architectural design firm, promoted Mary McDonnell Weiss to associate.
Legal and professional
The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers appointed Charmayne Marsh as director of public affairs, a newly created position.
Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf, Hendler & Sameth, a law firm, named William S. Galkin as computer and technology law specialist.
Wase & Goldberg, a law firm in Lutherville, announced that Michael P. Zell has joined the firm and will specialize in energy law.
Kissinger Financial Services Inc. in Timonium appointed Dane R. Eckert executive vice president and senior financial planner.
Second National Federal Savings Bank in Annapolis named Marybeth Brown assistant vice president.
PaineWebber Mortgage Finance Inc. in Columbia named Tim Morris residential loan officer.Arkwright Mutual Insurance Co., based in Waltham, Mass., appointed David S. Walls field sales manager for the mid-Atlantic region in Malvern, Pa.
American Home Funding Inc. in Washington named Michael P. Christofaro vice president and manager of the Severna Park branch.