Washington area appointments and promotions for the week of March 7
GCS of McLean named Kenneth Leiter, formerly with Lockheed Martin, chief operating officer.
Skanska USA of Rockville named Jennifer Macks vice president and health-care account manager for the greater Washington, Baltimore and Northern Virginia regions.
Allstate of Fairfax named Lee McElroy, former financial services consultant in its southeast region, regional financial sales leader for its capital region; Bonnie Lee, claims director.
Navigant of the District named George R. Schink, Cliff W. Hamal, Julie M. Carey, Kathleen J. Rodenrys to its economics practice; Joe D. Pace and Bruce M. McConihe to the group's affiliate network.
Booz Allen of McLean named Roger W. Cressey, former member of the U.S. National Security Council staff, senior vice president supporting its cybersecurity business.
Freedom Consulting Group of Columbia named John Crooks vice president of business operations.
Abt Associates of Bethesda named John Lamb, former agribusiness team leader for the World Bank, principal associate in the international economic growth division; Carol Bloomberg, principal associate and Katherine Flaherty, principal associate and scientist.
Citizant of Chantilly named Jeffrey Beyer senior vice president of operations.
Access Systems of Reston named Harry T. Lackey III director of GWAC and IDIQ contracts.
The Biotechnology Industry Organization of the District named Peter M. Pellerito interim vice president for state government relations and alliance development.
SoundExchange of the District named Michael Huppe, former executive vice president and general counsel, president.
The Epilepsy Foundation of the District named Richard P. Denness, former member of the board of directors, president and chief executive.