Moving Up


Tracking job changes and awards

August 31, 2005


Bay National Bank announced the selection of Gilbert F. Kennedy III as vice president of commercial lending. He has responsibility for small business, real estate and assets-based lending and for leasing development.

Columbia National Real Estate Financial LLC, appointed Melissa Peters vice president of loan production in its Baltimore office. She is responsible for non-recourse, permanent mortgages for commercial and multifamily projects.

Mercantile-Safe Deposit & Trust Co. announced the appointments of Sandra L. Zinck, financial services department, and David D. Addison as senior vice presidents. The Baltimore bank also named Patricia L. Howard as a vice president in the financial services department.

CoreStar Financial Group appointed Kevin N. Ferguson as national sales manager for the retail division of the mortgage banking company in Timonium.


The Johns Hopkins University has chosen Kathryn J. Crecelius as chief investment officer. She is responsible for cash management, external financing, bank relations, insurance and risk management.

Tai Sophia Institute, a graduate school of complementary medicine in Laurel, has appointed Blaize Connelly-Duggan to vice president of strategic planning and named Melodie Jackson as director of financial aid and Joyce Kroeller as director of development.


The Bank of Glen Burnie announced the election of Norman E. Harrison Jr. and Edward L. Maddox to posts on the board of the northern Anne Arundel County financial institution. Additionally, Harrison will serve on the bank's audit committee and Maddox on the information systems committee.

Maryland Public Policy Institute, of Germantown, named Howard B. Bowen, head of Ewing Oil Co., and Paul V. Facchina Sr., chief executive officer of the Facchina Group of Companies LLC, to seats on its board of directors.

Village Learning Place of Baltimore has elected city attorney Sharon Snyder to the board of directors of the literacy, educational and cultural awareness group.


InforMed Medical Management Services Inc. announced that Garry Carneal has been chosen as president of the joint venture of InforMed LLC of Annapolis and Medical Management & Rehabilitation Services of Baltimore.

Advanced BioNutrition Corp. announced that Alfred J. Discepolo joined the Columbia firm as chief financial officer.


Merkle, the Lanham database marketing agency, appointed Greg Fox as senior vice president and chief strategy officer for its agency group.

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