The Herd: New hires, promotions & departures for 3.5.19

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Gaurav Shrestha and Carol Gregory.


Sterling E. Rives III, Hanover’s county attorney for 31 years, has retired.


D. Shane Smith has joined Whiteford Taylor & Preston as a partner in the business, tax and estate planning practice.

Jed Donaldson has joined Vandeventer Black as an of counsel. He focuses his practice on insolvency-related litigation and distressed transactions and bankruptcy.

Financial Services

Scott Broaddus.

William S. Bays, Gaurav “G” Shrestha and Scott Broaddus have been named partners with Virginia Asset Management.

Real Estate

Kristin Beran Krupp, Sherry Beran, Meg Price, Lauren Wilson, Joe Beran, Angie Kelley and Feras Almomani have joined Shaheen, Ruth, Martin & Fonville Real Estate.

At Long & Foster Real Estate:

Blake Poore, Ali Poore, Jennifer Harned and Whitney Pace have joined the Grove Avenue office.

Chris Alexandropoulos and Ron Spencer have joined Stony Point office.

Ana Miralles.

Ana Miralles has joined the Westham office.


Appointed to the Richmond History and Culture Commission:

Jamie O. Bosket with the Virginia Museum of History and Culture; Melanie Buffington with Virginia Commonwealth University; Free Egunfemi with Untold RVA; Julian Hayter with the University of Richmond; Maurice Henderson with NASA; Hakim Lucas with Virginia Union University; William “Bill” Martin with the Valentine Museum; Ryan Rinn with Storefront Community Design; and Paula Saylor-Robinson with the Virginia Museum of Fine Art.


Brett Ruiz.

Brett Ruiz has joined The King Agency as senior art director.

At Elevation:

Carol Gregory has been promoted to senior account planner. She had been an account planner.

Marnie Martin has been promoted to senior manager, operations and project management. She had been account services manager.

Marnie Martin.

Megan Bagli is social media manager. She had been with ICF Olson.

Joining circle S studio:

Justin Lenart is a videographer. He had been with WWBT-NBC12 and is a graduate of James Madison University.

Sarah Millard is a digital project manager. She had been with Key Web Concepts and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.

Joining Barber Martin Agency:

Tatiana Mazzariol is a senior project manager. She had been with The Martin Agency.

Ken McIntyre is a studio artist. He had been at The Martin Agency.


Sara Hendon Heisler has joined OrthoVirginia as general counsel. She had been with the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association and has degrees from the University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Richmond.


Scott Alexander has joined EDC as a superintendent. He had been with Envirostruct and a graduate of West Virginia University.

Justin Cullivan.

HHHunt Homes reports the following promotions:

Justin Cullivan is construction manager. He is a graduate of Longwood University.

Jarod Ambrosino is operations manager. He is a graduate of Pennsylvania College of Technology.

Jarod Ambrosino.

Jeff Ellis is an area construction manager. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech.

Joining Riverstone is Allan Wagner, a senior estimator, and Thomas Mitchell, a project superintendent.


Joining Networking Technologies + Support:

Anthony Graham, Andy Luu, Daniel Mimms, Michelle Vermaaten, Derrick Easter, Dallas Stith, Robert Craig, Marquetta Johnson, Nathan Berg, Andre Gray, Kaitlin Jones and Justin Richards are deskside support specialists.

Martina Thomas is a medical call center specialist.

Paul Bombardier, Kostandine Mead and Shane West are printer support technicians.

Bobbie Allison is a warehouse assistant.


Joining the 2019 Sportable board are:

Missy Bass with C&F Mortgage; Suzanne Britt with Children’s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University; Robert Cowgill with South State Bank; Chad Dally with Capital One; Wayne Duman with Dominion Energy; Dohn Guyer with CarMax; and Zack Smith with Partner M.D.


Sterling Roberts and Gary McDowell will step down from their executive and management responsibilities at the Parched Group and Cirrus Vodka. Roberts and McDowell will retain their membership interests in Cirrus Vodka but will now focus full time on developing their new venture, Main Line Brewery, a separately owned and independently operated business with no affiliation to Cirrus Vodka.


Joining Kinsale Insurance Co.:

Joshua Beason is an associate underwriter. He is a graduate of Liberty University.

Rahul Shah is a product owner. He is a graduate of DeVry University.

Sundar Doraiswamy is a technical manager.


Lou Marmo has joined TemperPack as chief operating officer. He had been with Wayforth.


Diana Rodriguez is human resources director for Ellwood Thompson.

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