The Herd: New hires, promotions and departures for 2.7.17


Grace Chapman Elton, the horticulture director of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, is leaving to head the Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston, Mass.


Brian C. Lansing has joined LeClairRyan as senior counsel in the compliance, investigations and white collar, intellectual property and technology, and commercial litigation teams.  He has degrees from the University of Richmond and Wake Forest University.

Megan Scanlon has joined Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank as an associate practicing in commercial real estate and finance.  She has degrees from the United States Military Academy at West Point and Seton Hall University.

Samuel Towell

Samuel Towell


Samuel T. Towell has joined the Office of the Attorney General of Virginia as Deputy Attorney General for civil litigation.  He had been the Commonwealth’s Deputy Secretary of agriculture  and forestry.  He has degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Virginia.

Lisette Carbajal is community integration coordinator for the Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services.



Joining Baskervill:

Robbie Shearon is a plumbing designer in the engineering department. He had been with HCYU Building Engineered Solutions.

Cameron Fullmer is a project designer. He had been with MEAT Office for Design, which he co-founded and is a graduate of the University of Virginia.

Joining HDR:

Sandy Shield Tkacz is a healthcare principal.

Bill Portes is a senior project manager.

Dennis Cummings is a senior project architect.


C & F Bank reports the following promotions:

Steve Schuman is vice president loan servicing manager.

Mitch Fehr is assistant vice president facilities manager.

Eric Floyd is assistant vice president branch manager/city center.

Dwight Keys is assistant vice president network administrator.

Jennifer Kirvan is assistant vice president retail data analyst II.

Mary Moniz is assistant vice president treasury solutions consultant.

John Randolph is assistant vice president financial analyst.

Corbin Anderson

Corbin Anderson

Community Development

Joining Virginia Community Capital:

Corbin T. Anderson is vice president, real estate loan officer.  He is a graduate of Cornell University.

Matthew W. Ho is a small business loan officer. He had been a loan closer.


Bob Gleason has been elected director at large with the National Association of State Procurement Officials.  He is with the Commonwealth of Virginia’s division of purchase and supply.


Hilton Richmond Downtown reports the following promotions:

Tauheedah Muhammad is assistant director of sales.

Penny Guiles is convention sales manager.


At Hourigan Construction:

Mark Hourigan is chief executive officer. He founded the firm.

Todd Donaldson is president. He had been executive vice president.

Blake Cale

Blake Cale

Advertising and Marketing

Blake Cale has joined circle S studio as a graphic designer. He has a degree from Savannah College of Art and Design.

Real Estate

Zac Price, Felecia Washington, Chris Croft, and Greg Nachman have been promoted to senior real estate managers at CBRE|Richmond.

Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer reports the following promotions:

James Ashby IV and Richard Thalhimer have been promoted to senior vice presidents.

Catharine Spangler and Pete Waldbauer are first vice presidents.  Spangler is in the capital markets group.

Richard Thalhimer

Richard Thalhimer

Isaac DeRegibus and Alicia Farrell are vice presidents.

George M. Lupton, William H. McGoogan Jr., and Michael Shaia are senior associates.

Management Services

Avi Hopkins has joined Legacy Navigator as vice president of operations.  He is a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute.

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