Titles of three officers at the National Bank of Washington were incorrect in Washington Business Monday. J. William Kilpatrick, David G. Fleming and Jeffrey M. Kopchik were promoted to senior vice president. (Published 2/4/88)


The Mechanical Contractors D.C. Association of Washington named Nicholas G. Chacos president and Lois N. DaCrema executive vice president.

Pamela DeSanto has joined the Washington office of the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association as director of communications and public relations.

The Washington-based International Franchise Association named Bezalel Gordon public relations manager.

The Washington-based Electronic Industries Association named Don Hatton staff vice president, Margaret Cassilly director of administration, Tom Mock director of engineering, and Cynthia Saraniti director of communications for its consumer electronics group.

Printing Industries of America, an Arlington-based association, has appointed Ronnie H. Davis director of research and chief economist, a new position. The association also named Thomas A. Basore executive director of the web offset section and the nonheat-set web unit.

Robert Taylor Cosby joined the American Insurance Association as counsel of government affairs for its mid-Atlantic region. Robert A. Gaines has been named counsel for the association's New York and New Jersey region.

BANKING, FINANCIAL SERVICES First American Metro Corp., a subsidiary of First American Bankshares Inc. of Washington, has promoted Carol Krefting to senior vice president of the treasury division, David Opper to group vice president of the project development division, Gregory Benson to vice president of the project development division, Lauran Jack to assistant vice president of the operations division, Ronald Johnson to assistant vice president of the marketing division, Gail O'Neil to assistant vice president of the control division, and Janita Ponze to assistant vice president of the marketing division.

First American Bank N.A. of Washington has promoted James H. Agee to group vice president in the professionals and organizations division.

John S. Voorhees Jr. joined Smith Barney's Washington office as second vice president of the sales division.

The National Bank of Washington named the following vice presidents: J. William Kilpatrick, corporate banking; David G. Fleming, metropolitan banking; and Jeffrey M. Kopchik, legal division.

William C. Harris has been elected chairman of Crestar Bank N.A. of Richmond.

COMMUNICATIONS Government Executive Magazine of Washington named David P. Riley executive editor.

COMPUTER, HIGH TECHNOLOGY Applied Ordnance Technology Inc. of Fort Washington named Joseph F. Shannon Jr. senior program manager of Navy systems.

The Mitre Corp.'s Washington C3I division in McLean has promoted Peter G. Freck to technical director of battlefield systems and Thomas H. Nyman to associate technical director of battlefield systems. Geoffrey W. Lipsey was appointed associate technical director of national command and control systems.

Vitro Corp. of Silver Spring has promoted Robert Barber to senior vice president of field operations and Gale D. Adams to vice president of the ship systems branch.

CACI International Inc. of Arlington elected former Navy Adm. Thomas H. Moorer to its board.

GOVERNMENT Joshua M. Javits has been named a member of the National Mediation Board, an independent federal agency that handles collective bargaining and employee representation disputes in the airline and railroad industries.

Joseph S. Bennett has been named human rights administrator for the city of Alexandria.

HEALTH Suburban Hospital of Bethesda elected John S. Saia to its board.

Kelley Proxmire has joined Hospice Care of the District of Columbia as development coordinator.

HOTEL, FOOD SERVICES The Ritz-Carlton Hotel of Washington named Walter W. Chapman controller, Gordon S. Benson director of guest services and head concierge, and Charles K. Alpers Jr. director of food and beverage.

INDUSTRIAL, MANUFACTURING McDonnell Douglas Corp. of Arlington named Ronald K. Sable director of legislative liaison.

NONPROFIT M. Rupert Cutler has been named president of Washington-based Defenders of Wildlife.

The Heritage Foundation in Washington named Cheryl Rubin manager of public relations.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Regardie, Brooks and Lewis, a Bethesda accounting firm, named Douglas A. Dowling a partner and Stephen H. Neff and Eric D. Ward supervisors. Peter M. Hodgson has joined the firm as a senior accountant.

Soghigian & Macuga Advertising of Washington named Glenn Gemmell senior art director and Patti Malone art director.

The Washington Airports Task Force named Elizabeth George director of public information and public relations.

Albers & Co., a Washington government relations firm, named Jared O. Blum vice president for legislative affairs and Mari S. Forbes senior vice president.

Gerry Simone has been appointed senior vice president of Stackig/Swanston Public Relations, a division of Stackig, Sanderson and White Inc. of McLean.

VVKR Inc. of Alexandria named Deborah K. Banks, Ken W. Corey, Alain C.F. deVergie, Prabhu Gianchandani and Joseph D. Myers senior associates.

Larry Albus has been named a vice president of DelWilber & Associates, a sports and special event marketing company based in McLean.

Mark J. Riedy joined the Washington law office of Shea & Gould as a partner.

Judith Kaplan Sakowitz has been appointed manager of quality assurance for Systems Research and Applications Corp., a professional technical services firm headquartered in Arlington.

William J. Kircher & Associates Inc., a Washington marketing communications firm, appointed Julie K. Quattro director of public relations.

Dewberry & Davis, an architecture and engineering firm based in Fairfax, named Ellen Rosenfeld director of interior architecture.

Aerosol Monitoring Analysis Inc., a Washington environmental consulting firm, has appointed Phillip J. Wilhelm president and manager of its Lanham office.

Jerri H. Rush joined Morris Architects of Washington as principal in charge of interior design in the firm's Washington office.

Boscobel Advertising and Marketing Inc. of Kensington has appointed Greg Holmes to the newly created position of director of visual communications.

Dennis A. Paine joined Fairchild Communications Services of Vienna as sales manager for shared tenant services.

Marketing General Inc., an Alexandria advertising agency, named Paul Cotton account supervisor.

Casey Kuehn joined the Price Waterhouse Office of Government Services in Washington as manager of valuation services.

William H. Gordon Association Inc., a civil engineering, land planning and surveying firm based in Reston, has appointed Stephen W. Reynolds director of production management.

Send information about appointments, promotions and other personnel moves to Pamela Babcock, researcher, Business News Department, The Washington Post, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071. All material must be submitted in writing by the Monday preceding publication.