At Williams Mullen:
Janet Smith has joined the intellectual property practice. She has degrees from Dartmouth College, the University of London and the College of William & Mary.
Sadullah Karimi has joined the corporate section. He has degrees from Virginia Commonwealth University and George Washington University.
Tommy Burke and Sean Ward have been promoted to directors of residential construction with Eagle Construction. Burke had been a project field manager. Ward is a graduate of Longwood University.
Lionel Lyons is Petersburg’s deputy city manager for development. He had been with the city of Phoenix.
Kim Hicks is a loan officer with Towne First Mortgage in Glen Allen.
TJ Daly has been promoted to president of Acorn Sign Graphics. He had been chief operations officer and is a graduate of the University of Virginia.
Rebecca Wright has joined Scott Benefits Services as a benefits account executive. She had been with Dixon Hughes Goodman and has a degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Emily Bicking is a finance and accounting executive recruiter with Randstad Professionals. She is a graduate of the Virginia Commonwealth University.
Constance Relihan has been named dean for the University College at Virginia Commonwealth University, effective July 9. She is with Auburn University. She has degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Minnesota.
TJ Wiles is a business solutions manager. He had been with Ippon Technologies and is a graduate of Louisiana State University.
Taylor Silva is a business development representative. She is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
Charlotte Hupp is an executive assistant. She is a graduate of the College of Charleston.
Ryan Harrigan and Anthony Brown are consultants. Harrigan had been with GE Digital and is a graduate of Virginia Tech. Brown had been with Elephant Auto Insurance and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.
Hengameh “Hannah” Abazari has joined the Bellgrade office of Long & Foster Real Estate.
Morgan Witham has joined Colab as chief operating officer. She had been with Harris Williams & Co.