Karissa T. Kaseorg is an associate in the litigation practice group of McCandlish Holton Morris. She represents clients in the areas of trucking defense, products liability defense, insurance defense, and suretyship litigation and workers’ compensation and civil appellate matters. She has degrees from the University of Virginia and Washington and Lee University.
J. Dontrese Brown is the executive editor for The Edge at Randolph-Macon College. He has degrees from Georgetown College and Morehead State University.
The Alliance Group reports the following promotions:
Andy Poarch is chief operating officer. He has an undergraduate and law degree from the University of Virginia.
Ben Rowe is vice president of assoication management. He is a graduate of Randolph-Macon College.
At circle S studio:
Kristen Chapline is a senior graphic designer. She is a graduate of The College of Saint Rose, Albany, N.Y.
Brandon Shields is a graphic designer. He is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
Olivia Deputy has joined Xponent21 as director of content marketing. She had been with Ippon Technologies USA.
Mackenzie Cary is an account manager for Addison Clark. She had been with Snow Companies and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
At the United Network for Organ Sharing:
Michael Levan is director of IT operations. He had been with the firm he founded, Novipod in Lewisburg, Penn. He is a graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
Paula Smith is a software engineer in the IT department. She had been with SoftChalk and is a graduate of Kalamazoo College in Michigan.
ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation reports the following: president, Josh Kugelman with Anthem and vice president, Craig Toalson with Home Building Association of Virginia. Appointed to the board are: Steve McCoy with Patient First and Robert Westermann with Hirschler Fleischer.
Joining Virginia Community Development:
Raven Bates is communications manager and office coordinator. She is a graduate of James Madison University.
Jen Wickham is a development officer. She had been with HDAdvisors has degrees from James Madison University and Virginia Commonwealth University.
Nicole Pearse has joined RCM&D as an administrative assistant. She had been with Wells Fargo Insurance Services.
Courtney Savory is an underwriting technician for Kinsale Insurance Co.
At Long & Foster Real Estate:
Brian Tyrrell has joined the Short Pump office.
Mark Dunnavant has joined the Stony Point office.
Chip Edwards is a project success facilitator in the hospitality studio. He had been with W.E. Bowman Construction and is a graduate of the University of Virginia
Lauren Licklider is a marketing manager. She had been with The Frontier Project and is a graduate of the University of Missouri.
Liz Singleton is front desk coordinator. She had been with Cobb Technologies.
Sam Thompson is an interior designer in the workspace studio. She had been with the University of Richmond and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
Tom Hill is a project designer in the workspace studio. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia.