3Pillar of Fairfax appointed Jeff Nielson senior vice president.

Bank of Georgetown of the District appointed Jonathan Higgins senior vice president.

Creative Associates International of the District appointed Sharon Cooley senior director of proposal development.

Ginsberg Helfer & Boyd of the District appointed Miriam Kranton manager in tax and consulting services practice.

N-ask of Fairfax appointed Ron Hindle senior program manager, Dave Shields vice president and technical director, and Brian Malone vice president of nontraditional operations.

Northrop Grumman of Falls Church appointed Don J. Chavez vice president, technical services sector counsel.

Virginia American Water of Alexandria appointed Lauren Sufleta director of operations.

Xceedium of Herndon appointed Mordecai Rosen chief operating officer.

Associations & nonprofits

The Aerospace Industries Association of Arlington appointed Elizabeth L. Schmid vice president.

The Institute of Medicine of the District appointed Victor Dzau president.

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association of the District appointed Brian Oszakiewski director of government affairs.

The Jewish Women International of the District appointed Meredith Jacobs vice president of marketing and communications.

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation of the District appointed Jane Whitfield president and chief executive. Women Impacting Public Policy of the District appointed Kristie Arslan executive director.

Real estate

Edge Commercial of Bethesda appointed Justin Talesnick associate.

Turner Long Construction of Sterling has appointed Annemarie Mulvihill business development manager, Justin Marianetti assistant project manager and Beth Hoel as assistant project manager.


Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle of the District appointed Claudia Frutos-Peterson partner.

Hogan Lovells of the District appointed Tom Peters senior technical adviser.

McKenna Long & Aldridge of the District appointed Robin S. Conrad partner.

Paul Hastings of the District appointed Scott Flicker chair.

Tully Rinckey of the District appointed Cheri L. Cannon partner and Sarah L. McKinin associate.

— Compiled by Michael Livingston II

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