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Robert R. Kaplan Jr. has joined Whiteford, Taylor & Preston.
Meghan Gosline has joined Hancock Daniel as an associate in the commercial litigation team.
Zachary D. Cohen, John P. O’Herron, Michael J. Quinan, Cliona Mary Robb and Andrea J. Yoak have been elected shareholders with ThompsonMcMullan.
Tim Crooks has joined Shaheen Ruth, Martin & Fonville as a Realtor.
At Long & Foster Real Estate:
Shannon Prosser-Wall has been promoted to branch manager of the Chickahominy office.
Nancy Steinke has been named branch manager of the Harbour Point office and will continue to manage the Southpark office.
David Tucker has been named sales manager of the South Park and the Harbour Pointe offices.
Joining Joyner Fine Properties:
Jay Gandhi has joined the Enterprise office as a Realtor.
Kenecko Robinson has joined the commercial division.
Chris Sill has been promoted to a principal of SIMA Benefits Consulting Group.
Frank L. Besosa has joined Old Point National Bank as senior vice president relationship manager.
Daniel Kane has been promoted to business manager III with Curbell Plastics.
The 2022 board of directors for Virginia’s Gateway Region Economic Development Organization: chairman, Edward Raspiller with John Tyler Community College, soon to be Brightpoint Community College; vice chair, J. Rex Davis with M.L. Davis Oil Co.; treasurer, Nick Walker with Roslyn Farm Corp.; and secretary, Christine Chandler with AdvantaStaff. Members: Eric Fly of Sussex County; Donald Hunter of Prince George County; T. Gregory Kochuba of Colonial Heights; Mike Colb with Mass Mutual; Hampton Gordon Jr. with Ronald H. Gordon & Associates; Daniel Lee of Dinwiddie County; Ed Hines with AdvanSix; Deborah Randolph of Hopewell; Elso DiFranco with AMPAC Virginia; Samuel Parham of Petersburg; Judy Lyttle of Surry County; and Ernest Blount of Surry County. At-large members: Casey Logan with Prince George Electric Cooperative; Willam H. Talley IV with William H. Talley & Son; Alexander Graham with Williams Mullen; Angel Clarke with Bank of America; Chris Gullickson with the Port of Virginia; John Emery with Bon Secours; and J. Peter Clements with Bank of Southside Virginia.
Robert Nelson has been named concept chef of The Boathouse. He is a graduate of Johnson & Wales in Charleston, South Carolina.
Joining Daily Planet Health Services:
Rebecca Vauter is the behavioral health director;
Veronica Ayala-Sims is a physician.
Silvia Murcia is a physician assistant.
Karlita Parker-Jones and Jenny Tolentino are medical assistants.
Menzo Faassen is a behavioral health clinician.
Russell Glenn is a program assistant.
Vivian Robles is a case manager.
Anooj Patel is an outreach specialist.
Kerri O’Brien is director of communications for Hanover County. She had been with WRIC-TV and a graduate of the University of Maryland.
At Shurm Homes:
Kyle Burns is vice president, land development.
Brian Potere is an architect.
At Boone Homes:
Ann Burns and Susan Eldridge are sales assistants.
Jack Addington is a superintendent.
Drew Lamb is service and punch out superintendent.
Amy Earp is office administrator. She had been with Wendel.
Thomas Hill, James McReynolds and Nick Monday are architects. Hill and McReynolds had been with Baskervill. Monday had been with Enteros Design.
Brendan Westfall is an architectural intern. He had been with Commonwealth Architects.
At Alliance Group:
Liz Newsome has been promoted to account manager
Geoff Zindren is public policy manager.
Joining Kimble Certified Public Accountants:
Loren Peterson is tax manager.
R. Logan Elliott is audit staff.
Rachel Donohoe is practice support coordinator.
Joining Kinsale Insurance Co.:
Cole Sebald is an actuary – finance.
Jackie Atkinson is an associate underwriter – allied.
Richard Thomas is a premium audit specialist – operations.
Patrick Heilman, Terrel Nichols and Mary Beth Waldron are underwriting technicians – operations.
Osiris Crutchfield and Frances Sebastian are associate underwriters – general casualty.
Mehran Falak is a senior software developer – IT.
Justin Kraut is a business analyst – IT.
Chambers of Commerce
The 2022 executive committee for the ChamberRVA: chair, Polly White with Gather; chair elect, Edward Baine with Dominion Energy; vice chair and treasurer, Maria Tedesco with Atlantic Union Bank; immediate past chair, Mark Hourigan with Hourigan; council forum chair, Rachel Yost with SIR. Appointed: Sherrie Armstrong with Community Foundation for a greater Richmond; Chesterfield council chair, Nathalia Artus with Atlantic Union Bank; workforce chair, Elizabeth Creamer with Community College Workforce Alliance; Richmond council chair, Harold Fitrer with Communities in Schools of Richmond; economic inclusion chair, Moses Foster with West Cary Group; futures chair, Renee Haltom with Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; RVA NOW chair, Phil Hatfield with Capital One; Hanover council chair, Trey Hayden with CodeBlue Technology; diversity, equity & inclusion chair, Jennifer Hunter with Altria; port chair, Rebecca Ivins wth Hourigan; Ken Johnson with JMI; HYPE chair, Kelsey McLeland with Capital One; marketing chair, Chris Mumford with The Martin Agency; government affairs chair, Andy Poarch with Alliance Group; Henrico council chair, Brian Trader with Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden; and leadership development chair, Sam Young with Astyra.
At First Tee – Greater Richmond:
The 2022 board: chair, Patty Merrill; Andrea Archer with Altria; Cary Baronian with Heritage Wealth Advisors; and Bryan Jones with Hourigan.
Mark Lynch is vice president of operations.
Kelly (McAnally) Brown is vice president of impact.
Bill Potter was promoted to vice president of communications and engagement.
Olivia Bowling is head golf profession at Belmont.
John Pawlus is director of golf operations at The Tattersall Youth Development Center.
Chelsea Buyalos has been appointed executive director of The Perkinson Center for the Arts.