George P. Millburn was named executive vice president of the National Center for Advanced Technologies

The International Franchise Association promoted Neil A. Simon to senior vice president, Patricia A. Langfeld to vice president of conferences and education and John R. Reynolds to vice president of marketing and public relations. The association also appointed Roger Browning director of finance and administrator.

Grant H. Prillaman was elected president of the Virginia Delinquency Prevention and Youth Development Association.

The National Association of Medical Equipment Suppliers appointed Corrine Propas Parver president.


Continental Federal Savings Bank of Fairfax appointed Vivian R. McGaw senior vice president for human resources, Donald E. Strehlesenior vice president for corporate and commercial loans, Laura A. Coleman vice president of the credit department and Vicki S. Cooper assistant vice president for residential real estate loans.

First National Bank of Maryland named Gary W. Sutton senior vice president, general counsel and secretary. The bank appointed Andrew D. Hiduke senior vice president for human resources and Anna L. Smith vice president in the trust division.

First American Bank of Washington promoted J. David Richardson to senior vice president for consumer loans, Robert W. Quinlan to senior vice president for non-credit services, Geraldine N. Schweider to senior vice president for retail banking and Alfred F. Woodson Jr. to senior vice president and chief credit officer.

Citibank of Washington promoted Thomas Kane to assistant vice president and investment sales manager, Florence McMahon to assistant vice president and senior training specialist, John Matra to assistant vice president and compensation and benefits manager and Christiane Pederson project officer for residential lending.


Patricia E. Steele was appointed vice president and associate publisher of Export Today magazine, published by Trade Communications Inc. of Washington.

Rachel Flick was named a senior editor in the Washington offices of Reader's Digest.

The Discovery Channel of Landover appointed Barbara Bennett director of commercial and international financial planning, Gil Cowley director of creative services and Gary Evans to vice president of western region advertising sales.

Sue E. Dodge was named editor of the National Parks magazine and director of publications for the National Parks and Conservation Association.


MCI Communications Corp. of Washington appointed James Hoffman senior vice president for special engineering services, Gary Parsons vice president of corporate affairs, Jonelle St. John vice president of corporate planning and Drew Walker vice president for sales in the Southeastern region.

Arlington-based Northrop Corp. elected Togo D. West Jr. senior vice president for government relations.

Laurie Yantiss Kirby was promoted to president of Gill & Piette Inc., of Tysons Corner.

Digital Sound Corp. of Bethesda hired Jeffrey A. Scheiner, Paul Greenway and Hal Koster as regional managers of the Mid-Atlantic area, the Northeast and the Southeast, respectively.

William Frederik Dodson was named software engineer in the operations research division of Roadnet Technologies of Timonium, Md., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the United Parcel Service.

Lee W. Mercer was named export manager for Digital Equipment Corp. of Washington.

Jeffrey B. Grimshaw was appointed vice president for advertising and promotion at Comsat Video Enterprises Inc. of Clarksburg.


The Maryland Department of Human Resources named Joseph Raymond executive director of income maintenance administration, Margaret Sollenberger executive director of the child support enforcement administration and Helen Szablya director of public information.


The Columbia Hospital for Women Medical Center hired Evelyn M. Karson as director of reproductive genetics.

Cyromedical Sciences Inc. appointed John Baust vice president of research and development.

Amanda C. Sozer became a research scientist at Cellmark Diagnostics of Germantown, a DNA fingerprinting service.

Margaret Simmons was promoted to vice president for nursing and patient care services at Montgomery General Hospital in Olney.

Robert Randale Jr. was named an associate at Clinical Psychology Services P.C. of Fairfax.


Douglas C. Dolan Jr. was appointed president of Potomac Insurance Managers Inc., a member of the Schinnerer Group Inc. of Chevy Chase.

Kenneth E. Holmes was named vice president of management information systems for ULLICO Inc., parent corporation for the Union Labor Life Insurance Co. of Washington.


UNC Inc. of Annapolis named John J. Bonasia group vice president for engine overhaul operations.

James River Corp. of Richmond appointed Charles E. Eberle executive vice president for consumer products, Norman K. Ryan executive vice president for packaging, Ernest S. Leopold executive vice president of communication papers and Ronald B. Estridge senior vice president for technology. The promotions were part of an ongoing restructuring plan.

George Koenigsaecker was appointed group executive of Danaher Corp. of Washington, a manufacturer of hand tools, process/environmental controls and transportation products.


Ronald Saunders was named executive director of U.S. English, aWashington-based organization that promotes the teaching of the English language.

Judith C. Marden was named the first-ever marketing and communications director for B'Nai B'rith Women of Washington.


Bengtson, DeBell, Elkin and Titus Ltd. of Centreville appointed John J. Gattuso head of landscape architecture.

Leslie F. Moore was named partner in residence at the Prince George's County office of Linowes and Blocher, a Washington-area law firm specializing in land use and development.

The Last Word, an Alexandria-based division of Computer Microfilm Corp., promoted Susan Holeran to marketing manager.

USTravel Systems Inc. of Washington appointed Dennis S. Lewis senior vice president for domestic operations.

David L. Cornwell was named vice president of business development for the Wackenhut Corp. of Fairfax.

Intercontinental Consultants Corp. promoted Margaret Cochran to vice president of sales and David Hering to director of operations.

Renee M. Lovell was promoted to principal in the Lutherville, Md. accounting firm Rowles & Co.

Burdeshaw Associates Ltd. of Bethesda appointed Donald S. Pihl head of its new office in Sacramento, Calif.

ARAMNET International Inc. of Annandale appointed Sameer H. Hawary senior vice president and director of its office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Holly L. Allnutt was named marketing coordinator at Law Engineering Inc. of Columbia, Md.

Vitro Corp. of Silver Spring promoted Randy Lyon to head of its contracts department.

Dan Creedon was appointed director of aviation services at Van Vuren Associates Inc. of Falls Church.

Powell, Adams and Rinehart of Washington hired Julia A. Moore as a senior associate.

Ryan-McGinn Inc. of Washington promoted Hugh M. Coffman to vice president for communications, Michael Fulton to director of research and W. Brent McCaleb to senior executive for health.


The Andreas Galleries of Vienna appointed Karen Homewood director.

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