John Braymer is retiring from his position as CEO of the Virginia Society of the American Institute of Architects after 28 years.
Anna K. Derewenda has joined Williams Mullen as a partner in the tax law section. She graduated from the University of Virginia. She also has degrees from Hofstra University and New York University.
Paul Jez is director of finance for the city of Richmond.
Paul Van Lenten Jr. is chief financial officer for the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. He had been the legislative fiscal analyst with the House Appropriations Committee at the General Assembly.
Regina Sobey has joined Bank of Lancaster as a senior mortgage loan originator at the Patterson Avenue office.
Amanda S. Harris joined Community Bankers’ Bank as vice president of finance. She had been with First Community Bank. She is a graduate of Meredith College.
Rick Johnston has joined Impact Makers Inc. as principal consultant.
Jamie P. Gibbins has joined Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group as regional vice president for the capital region. She is a graduate of UVA.
Caitlin Yeatman has joined the Tuckahoe office of Long & Foster Real Estate Inc.
Newly installed officers for the Richmond Association of Realtors and Central Virginia Regional Multiple Listing Service are:
President, John S. Finn Jr. with Dominion First Realty; president-elect (CVRMLS) John Brockwell with Weichert Brockwell & Portwood; president-elect (RAR), Dawn Bradley with Long and Foster Realtors; vice president, John O’Reilly with Base Camp Realty of Richmond; immediate past president, Mark Joyner with Napier Realtors ERA; Chairman of the Broker Council, Tom Innes with Re/Max Commonwealth.
New members of the board of directors: Karen Smith with Re/Max Commonwealth; Keith Smith with Weichert Realtors Baron & Snipes; and Don Carnesi with Ingram & Associates.
Jon Daniels is senior vice president of CarMax Auto Finance.
Melina Davis-Martin has joined the Medical Society of Virginia as executive vice president. She has degrees from University of South Carolina and Virginia Commonwealth University.