Companies

Lee Associates of Washington named Jill Dowling senior associate.

JBG Rosenfeld Retail of Bethesda named Jennifer Facsina executive assistant.

Kimbla-Mantana of Darnestown named Justina Lambert and Ken Mehrling U.S. managing partners.

Optimal Solutions Group of Baltimore named Elaine Bonner-Tompkins senior associate.

PineRock of Washington named Lance E. McGinnis vice president, learning and performance group.

Charron Consulting of Dulles named Kiesha Carter-Campbell project manager.

Dimensions International of Alexandria named Albert J. Edmonds senior adviser, technology.

Rutherfoord of Alexandria named Doug Crowe senior vice president and Mark D. Jones director, business development.

Group Benefits Services Inc. of Hunt Valley named Timothy E. Hayden vice president, sales and marketing.

Smart and Associates of Baltimore named Steven M. Hyatt and Mark Keefer senior tax associates, and Rebecca Li and Teresa M. Norat senior audit associates.

Associations/Nonprofits

National Women's Business Center Inc. of Washington named Susan Kuhn vice president, entrepreneurial programs.

Inter-American Dialogue of Washington named Judith Morrison executive director of the Inter-Agency Consultation on Race in Latin America (IAC).

Washington Tennis and Education Foundation of Washington named Eleni Rossides executive director.

Humane Society of the United States in Washington named Rebecca Aldworth director, Canadian wildlife issues.

Jewish Federation of Greater Washington named Ken Falk managing director, marketing and communications.

Education

University of Maryland Medical Center of Baltimore named Jeffrey A. Rivest president and chief executive.

In2Books of Washington named Vera R. Jackson vice president and executive director.

Communications

White & Partners Public Relations of Herndon named Elizabeth Smeds account supervisor, consumer and healthcare practice.

EFX Media of Arlington named Carrie Polhemus project manager.

Legal

Hall, Estill, Hardwick, Gable, Golden, & Nelson of Washington named Timothy W. Bergin and Steven D. Cundra shareholders, and Nicholas M. Beizer and Amy Epstein Gluck associates.

Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian of Washington named Darrin A. Auito associate, mechanical and electrical section.

Latham & Watkins of Washington named Julian Kim partner.

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