2U of Landover appointed Dave Gendell senior vice president of business development.

Applied Policy of Alexandria appointed John Voorhees senior vice president.

Chesapeake Public Strategies of Rockville appointed Adeyinka O. Ogunlegan director of communications and outreach.

Discovery Communications of Silver Spring appointed Victoria Lowell executive vice president of marketing for TLC and Animal Planet.

Fairmont Washington of the District appointed Alison Matis director of food and beverage.

FHI 360 of the District appointed Patrick C. Fine chief executive.

Mercer of the District appointed Scott Jarboe leader of its retirement business.

Osiris Therapeutics of Columbia appointed Hansjorg Wyss strategic adviser.

Pascal Metrics of the District appointed David Stockwell vice president of clinical services.

Perkins Eastman of the District appointed Kathleen M. Claire associate.

Strategic Enterprise Solutions of Reston appointed Daniel Barber vice president of cybersecurity.

Associations & nonprofits

Bon Secours Health System of Marriottsville appointed Gloria Goins chief diversity officer.

Halcyon Incubator of the District appointed Ryan Ross program manager.

The Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation of the District appointed Katherine Griffin Hand executive director.

The International Intellectual Property Institute of the District appointed Andrew Hirsch executive director and Richard Litman general counsel.

The Maryland Chamber of Commerce of Annapolis appointed Brien Poffenberger president and chief executive.

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling of the District appointed Kent Leach senior vice president of creditor relations.

Real estate

Scheer Partners of Rockville appointed Sarah Scheer assistant marketing specialist.


DCI Group appointed Lou Ann Linehan senior counselor.

National Geographic Society of the District appointed Susan Goldberg editor in chief of National Geographic magazine.

Law & lobby

Kelley Drye & Warren of the District appointed Mark Robeck partner.

Mayer Brown of the District appointed former congressman Toby Moffett senior adviser.

Morris, Manning & Martin of the District appointed Wendelin A. White and Elizabeth Karmin partners.

Venable of the District appointed Bicky Corman partner.

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