Katie Schexnayder has joined Gavin Law Offices as the executive director. She had been with Network Data Security Experts and is a graduate of Bridgewater College.
Justin Crowder has been promoted to a principal with Yount, Hyde & Barbour. He had been a manager. He focuses his practice in the community banking industry and is a graduate of Old Dominion University.
Jeff Wilson has been promoted to vice president in the business development and agency marketing group. He had been a senior director.
Samantha Cox has been promoted to account supervisor in the corporate relations practice. She had been a senior account executive.
Catie Frech has been promoted to an account executive. She had been an assistant account executive in the corporate relations practice.
Joining sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt:
Robert McRaney is a franchise development associate. He had been with RKM Consulting.
Roselyn Gitahi is a junior staff accountant. She had been with Union Bank & Trust.
Ahriel Harris is a senior corporate accountant.
Brad Rose is a marketing and operations manager – mobile. He had been with Acer Acres.
Tabitha Maynard has joined Joyner Fine Properties as a Realtor. She is a graduate of the University of Carolina – Charlotte.
Morgan Bray and Daniel Gordea have joined the Short Pump office of Long & Foster Real Estate.
The Richmond Real Estate Group executive committee is: president, Brett McNamee with Divaris Real Estate Inc.; vice president, Wayne Chasen with Gumenick Properties; treasurer , Blaine Garrett with Dominion Resources Services Inc; secretary, Diane Linderman with VHB Inc.; assistant secretary, Donna Bearman with Forest City Realty Trust; and immediate past president, Russell Aaronson III with GrayCo Inc. New members are: Robert Cowgill with Park Sterling Bank; Christian Creswell with Evolve Architecture a Wendel Co.; Douglas Dunlap with city of Richmond Department of Economic and Community Development; John Gillenwater with KBS; Tom Hogg with Construction Business Development; Brennen Keene with McGuireWoods; Robert Martin with Cherry Bekaert; Jim Snyder with Odell Associates; and Elizabeth Steele with Stewart Land Title Service.
At Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia:
Julia Blair Spalding is director of development. She had been with the Science Museum of Virginia Foundation.
Allie Early is development officer. She had been with United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg.
Mackenzie Rhodes is community engagement coordinator and a graduate of Roanoke College.
Board members are: chair, Maria Curran with VCU Health System; and vice chair, Cathy Keiger with Davenport & Co. Joining the board are: Scott Davila with PadillaCRT; Sarah Huang with Alliance Group and Dr. Narendra Vadlamudi with VCU Health System.
New officers for the board of directors for Conexus: chairman, Roxane Gatling Gilmore, an adjunct professor at Randolph-Macon College and vice chairman, Terrence Kerner with Atlantic Constructors Inc.
At Cornerstone Homes:
Frank Lackman has been named president.
Tom Gancsos is director of sales.
Dotti Haines Houlihan has been promoted to director of marketing and public relations.
Crystal Farmer is chief nursing officer for Parham Doctors’ Hospital. She had been with Retreat Doctors’ Hospital. She is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
At Creo Wellness:
Tonya Mallory is an advisor. She had been chief operating officer and president. She is the co-founder of the firm.
Joe Anastasia is chief operating officer. He had been with The Whitlock Group.
Jeff Burke is an advisor. He had been with Burke Consulting.
RiverFront Investment Group reports the following promotions:
In the business development group:
Karrie Southall is chief operating officer.
Stuart Porterfield is chief sales and marketing officer.
Beth Pettler Johnson is director of marketing.
In the investment team:
Kevin Nicholson is chief market strategist.
Rebecca Felton is chief risk officer.