Choice Hotels, a Silver Spring-based hotel franchiser, promoted Nancy Landino to staff vice president of development.
Villa Julie College in Stevenson appointed Mary M. Pascoe director of admissions. First National Bank of Maryland promoted Jon R. Christmann to vice president in the Cash Management division and Antonio Procopio to vice president in the Trade Finance division.
Signet Bank in Baltimore appointed
Christopher A. Hilbert real estate risk analyst in the residential construction financing department.
United States Fidelity and Guaranty Co. in Baltimore elected Barbara S. Becker vice president of the Claim Department.
Legal and professional
Gallagher, Evelius & Jones, a law firm in Baltimore, named Lori A. Nicolle associate.
Bozzuto & Associates, a Greenbelt-based management firm for rental units in the Washington area, promoted Julie Smith to senior vice president of Bozzuto Management Co.
O'Conor, Piper & Flynn, a real estate agency, recently transferred Jean Morrison to the Fallston/Bel Air office from the Abingdon office.
Advertising, public relations
Migliara/Kaplan Associates, an Owings Mills-based marketing research firm, appointed Graham Crawford project manager and Wayne Klitsch account manager.
Adams Sandler Inc., a marketing communications firm in Baltimore and Rockville, promoted Susan A. Bruder and Angela Perry-Borders to account executive.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs named Charles E. Clark director of the VA Medical Center in Fort Howard.