State’s Chief Judge Appoints Staff Chief

Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera has named Suzanne Schneider as her chief of staff. Schneider, who had been the assistant court administrator for the Montgomery County Circuit Court, began her new duties March 11. As chief of staff, Schneider reports directly to Barbera and will manage the daily operations of the… Read More

Letzer New Historical Society Director

The board of trustees of the Maryland Historical Society has named Mark B. Letzer as its new executive director. Letzer brings to the Society more than 20 years of experience in all aspects of museum operations, including exhibitions, fundraising, community outreach, publications and management. Letzer will begin his new position on July 1. “Mark [brings]… Read More

Bogen Named MICA Provost

The Maryland Institute College of Art has announced the appointment of David Bogen as the college’s next provost and vice president for academic affairs, beginning in August. Bogen brings 20 years of diverse experiences in higher education program development, research strategies, partnership building and internationalization to MICA. He currently serves as vice president and provost… Read More

UMMC Appoints Board of Directors

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), the flagship institution of the 12-hospital University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS), has announced its newly elected board of directors. UMMC serves as a destination campus for the most complex levels of patient care in the State of Maryland. This unique role places UMMC in a central position… Read More

Levin: FPMA President

Baltimore native Dr. Stephen Levin was recently named incoming president of the Florida Podiatric Medical Association. Levin is certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He served as the president of the Hillsborough County Podiatric Medical Association for 10 years and was selected a Young Practitioner of the Year in 2005… Read More

Carefirst Gives $250K to Training Facility

The University of Maryland Medical Center has announced that CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield has awarded a $250,000 grant to the capital campaign for the Center for Critical Care and Trauma Education at the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. The Center for Critical Care and Trauma Education, under the leadership of medical director… Read More

Saltzman Joins CAC Board

Oren D. Saltzman, managing member of the regional law firm of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, was elected to the board of trustees of the Community Action Council of Howard County. The CAC “provides programs and services to low-income residents of Howard County in order to alleviate the effects of poverty; to promote self-sufficiency… Read More

Leadership Maryland Names Class of 2015

Leadership Maryland announced the Class of 2015, consisting of 50 business leaders from across the state chosen to participate in the professional development program dedicated to building a stronger Maryland by educating, cultivating and connecting our state’s brightest leaders. The Class of 2015, Leadership Maryland’s 23rd class, reflects a cross-section of the state, including diversity… Read More

LifeBridge Names Blavatt as Chair

LifeBridge Health announced that Jason A. Blavatt is now serving as the chairman of its board of directors. As one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health-related services to the people of Maryland, LifeBridge Health consists of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital and related subsidiaries and affiliates…. Read More

Media Works Expands Client Roster

Media Works, Ltd., the Baltimore-based integrated marketing agency, announced the addition of seven new clients and the expansion of two current accounts, totaling more than $7.5 million in billings to kick off 2015. The agency is expanding its team and office space to accommodate this growth. The company has been named the agency of record… Read More