Banking and Finance
Lisett Di Donato-Young joined Prudential Securities as a financial advisor. Harry Shank joined Southwest Community Bank as vice president, business banking manager. Maureen Thielen, a paraprofessional, and Brian Evart, a staff accountant, joined Grice, Lund & Tarkington, LLP. Jennifer Anderson was promoted to customer service supervisor at North County Bank’s Industrial Branch.
Walker, Thomas, Schumacher, Kaesler, Ryan
Construction and Design
Shea Homes San Diego promoted Pattie Walker to regional sales manager. John Burnham & Co. promoted Donna Thomas to assistant vice president. Davidson Communities promoted Tammy Sotomayer to design center manager and hired Lisa Schumacher and Susan Mellett as design consultants. Smith Consulting Architects appointed Michael Kaesler as a project architect. Keeton Construction appointed Robert Ryan as director of marketing.
Government and Nonprofit
California Western School of Law named Philip Manns associate dean for administration. The San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau named Kim McCarthy as national sales manager of the convention sales department. UCSD Connect Athena named Dawn Cicero as program manager. Grossmont College appointed Dr. C. Colli as vice president, academic affairs. Michael Mark was named to the Children’s Museum board of directors.
Hinchliff, Stevens, James
High Technology and Manufacturing
William R. Hinchliff was appointed senior vice president of joint venture operations for Leap Wireless International. Leslie Stevens joined RHI Consulting as Southern California and Southwest regional manager. Cindy James joined Telcom Data Inc. as operations manager in charge of internal telecommunications. Winnie Wechsler was promoted to vice president and general manager of Internet and broadband services for Lightspan Partnership, Inc. George L. Lauro was elected to the board of directors for Peregrine Semiconductor Corp.
Hotels, Resorts and Restaurants
Raul Sandoval joined Welk Resort Center as chief engineer. Deborah Horger was appointed to group sales manager for Peohe’s Waterfront Restaurant. ICH Corp. appointed Glen V. Freter as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Jack in the Box Inc. appointed Alan Tonks as divisional vice president of purchasing.
Media and Marketing
Walter Latham hired Lori Graff as a senior account executive and Kristin Sandstrom as an account executive. Oster & Associates promoted Karin Oster to media assistant and hired Laura Pientka as a graphic/Web designer.
Donna C. Fazio and Kathy A. Keller joined Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP as associates.
Maryann Jacobs joined Heritage HomeBuilders, Inc. as a sales associate. Pan Pacific Retail Properties appointed Joseph B. Tyson as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Trammell Crow Co. named Dorcey Abshier to city leader of it San Diego operation.