Choice Hotels International of Silver Spring appointed Sarah Searls vice president of business and analytic services.

ComScore of Reston appointed Judy Bahary senior vice president of marketing solutions for the consumer packaged goods industry.

Engineering Systems Consultant of Landover appointed Kevin L. Thompkins, former senior director of General Dynamics Information Technology, vice president of business operations and business development.

HelloWallet of the District appointed Aaron Benway chief financial officer.

Hendall of Rockville appointed Paul H. Tardif president and chief operating officer and John C. Smith executive vice president and chief financial officer.

Innolog of Fairfax appointed Richard Stewart president of innovative logistics techniques and Eric Wagner chief financial officer.

NCI of Reston appointed J. Greg Hanson senior vice president and general manager for NCI’s Air Force and technology services group.

Northrop Grumman of Falls Church appointed retired Adm. Gary Roughead to its board of directors.

TASC of Chantilly appointed Jacques S. Gansler to the board of directors.

United Educators Insurance of Chevy Chase appointed Frank Neugebauer chief information officer.

Valuation Services of Rockville appointed Eric Priamo business valuation analyst.

VOA Associates of the District appointed John O’Dowd senior vice president.

VSE of Alexandria appointed Donnelle Moten president of the federal group.

Washington Gas Energy Services of the District appointed Melanie Santiago-Mosier director of regulatory and legislative affairs.


AAA MidAtlantic of the District appointed Kendall Bramble new insurance counselor.

American Cleaning Institute of the District appointed Richard Sedlak executive vice president of technical and international affairs, Nancy Bock senior vice president of meetings and education; Helen Benz chief financial officer, Wanda Stokes-Cartwright associate director of administration, Evonne Jackson governance and legal affairs manager and Edgar Chavez staff accountant and human relations coordinator.

American Legion of the District appointed Marlene Hall assistant director of the Heroes to Hometowns program.

American Near East Refugee Aid of the District appointed Rami Azzam director of online strategy and fundraising.

Aspen Institute of the District appointed Andrea Levere fellow in the Ascend program.

Business Roundtable of the District appointed Tita Freeman senior vice president for communications.

National Association of Federal Credit Unions of the District appointed Jillian Pevo senior associate director of legislative affairs and Curt Long staff economist.

National Council for International Visitors appointed Jennifer Clinton president.

National Geographic Society of the District appointed Wanda M. Austin, chief executive of the Aerospace Corp., and William R. Harvey, president of Hampton University, to the board of trustees.


University of Maryland of College Park appointed Brian Darmody university director of corporate relations.


Allison+Partners of the District appointed Trudi Boyd general manager.

Dawson & Associates of the District appointed Peter Arnold senior adviser.

Gannett of McLean appointed Mark Burdett president and general manager at WUSA-TV.

Hanley Wood of the District appointed Bob Benz president of content.

Island Press of the District appointed Denise Schlener vice president for strategic advancement.

P hillip Stutts & Co. of the District appointed Brian Jodice vice president of media strategies.

Prism Public Affairs of the District appointed Kirk Monroe executive vice president.

Susan Davis International of the District appointed Daniel Gregory director, Sara Neumann and Victoria Shapiro senior account executives, Phillip Johnson manager of creative services and Brielle Day account executive.

Widmeyer Communications of the District appointed David Brennan finance director, Crystal Brown senior vice president in the pre K-12 education practice, Peter Hahn senior vice president of the digital and creative group, Andre Witt vice president for operations and Rachel Zaentz senior account manager.

Real estate

Long & Foster Real Estate of Chantilly appointed Dontae Carroll regional manager of its Prince George’s County and southern Maryland offices.


Avison Young of the District appointed Bruce McNair, Bill Morris, Josh Hartman and Will Travis principals; Michael Molinari and David Roehrenbeck vice presidents; Wesley Preuss financial analyst and Thomas Leachman marketing associate.

Blank Rome of the District appointed Beatrice Seravello chief strategy officer.

Caplin & Drysdale of the District appointed Mark E. Matthews member in the tax controversies and tax litigation practices.

Dinsmore of the District appointed Michael G. Adams, general counsel for the Republican Governors Association, partner in the government relations practice group.

DLA Piper of Reston appointed Tara M. Lee co-chair of the global transnational litigation practice.

Holland & Knight of the District appointed Audrey Young, Mark Meissner and Stewart Gordon to the strategic communications team.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton of the District appointed Ashley Edmonds to the insurance recovery team and Lindsay Victor to the trademark and copyright team.

SNR Denton of the District appointed Karl V. Hopkins partner, Shon C. Ramey counsel and Sinan Pismisoglu foreign legal specialist.

Tully Rinckey of the District appointed Vijay Mani law clerk.

Weil, Gotshal & Manges of the District appointed Arif Hyder Ali and Juliet Blanch co-heads of the international arbitration practice.

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