The Herd: New hires, promotions & departures for 11.2.21

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Jessica Berdichevsky joined Ford Richardson. She has degrees from James Madison University and North Carolina Central University.

Sarah K. Knarzer joined McCandlish Holton as an associate in the civil litigation practice. She has degrees from James Madison University and American University.

Elizabeth Rafferty and Adisa Muse have joined the Global Economic Development, Commerce and Government Relations Group with Hunton Andrews Kurth as directors of governmental affairs.

Joining Gentry Locke:

Jasdeep Singh Khaira is an associate in energy and environmental practices. He has degrees from Denison University and Vermont Law School.

Patrice L. Lewis is an associate in the government and regulatory affairs practice and the Gentry Locke Consulting. She has degrees from the University of Virginia and Regent University.

Real Estate

Betsy Borders Mangum has joined Sperity Real Estate Ventures as a commercial sales and leasing agent.

Peter Paragas joined the Stony Point office of Long & Foster Real Estate.

Kelly Ross has joined Liz Moore & Associates as a Realtor.

Kayla Newton has joined Highwoods Properties as the planning and design manager.

Liz Roach has joined Small & Associates Real Estate as a sales associate | Realtor.

Joining The Steele Group Sotheby’s International Realty:

Matthew Squilla has joined the Fan office as Realtor.

Sherry Gee has joined the Patterson Avenue office as Realtor.

At Colliers:

Hunter Foster was promoted to senior property manager.

Angie Christensen was promoted to senior portfolio manager.

Beth Rasnic is a property accountant.

Ida Leak is a property services coordinator.

Tanya Phillips is an assistant property manager.

Caroline Ramsay is a senior property manager.

Jackson Brumfield is an asset analyst.


Brian Kinnear has joined SouthState Bank as a commercial real estate banker.

Joining Davenport & Co.:

Jack Falconi is a fixed income salesman.

Sam Stewart is a public finance analyst.


David Goode has been named Chesterfield County‘s constituent services administrator.

Todd E. Kilduff has been named deputy county administrator for community development for Hanover County, effective Nov. 16.


Trisha Grisko has been promoted to vice president of sales and marketing for Sandpiper Hospitality.

Economic Development

Fatima Osborne has joined the Greater Richmond Partnership as administrative coordinator.


Tracey Jennings is chief operating officer for LifeSpire of Virginia.

Joining Needle’s Eye Ministries:

Jeremy Woltz is director of discipleship and small groups. He had been with West End Assembly of God.

Michael Ferreira is operations and accounting administrator.


Amy Baril has been promoted to president at NDP.

Sara Moncure has joined Addison Clark as a graphic designer. She is a graduate of James Madison University.

Padilla reports the following promotions:

Julie McCracken is vice president in the corporate advisory group.

Jen Baybutt is senior manager in the Channels team.

Ali Hutcheson is manager in the Channels team.


Joining Kinsale Insurance Co.:

Nicholas Innaimo is an associate underwriter – general casualty.

Mike Melvin is a data architect – IT.

Patrick Neale is an associate underwriter – life sciences.

Drew Davis is a forms analyst – underwriting operations.

Austin Hatchett is an associate underwriter – general casualty.

Brian Bartlett is an associate underwriter – construction division.

Greg Dykstra is an associate underwriter – commercial property.


Jess Gardner has joined the healthcare team at Kahler Slater.


John Bartenstein Jr. has joined Resource International as survey manager.


Matt Hill has joined UDig as a senior manager, talent acquisition. He had been with CloudBees and is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College.


Leadership for the 2021-2022 Virginia Dental Association: president, Dr. Scott Berman; president-elect, Dr. Cynthia Southern; secretary-treasurer, Dr. Zaneta Hamlin; and speaker, Dr. Abby Halpern.

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