New Leadership Baltimore County Board Members

Leadership Baltimore County has announced that four new members have been elected to serve on the organization’s board of directors. The new board members will be installed immediately. Their terms will last through 2017. The new board members are Kenneth A. Buck, director of the Community College of Baltimore County-Liberty Center; Michelle Denoncourt, regional manager… Read More

Har Sinai Names Youth Coordinator

Har Sinai Congregation has named Aaron Klaus youth engagement coordinator. In his new position, Klaus leads social, educational and religious activities for students in kindergarten through 12th grades at Har Sinai Congregation. In addition, he oversees the congregation’s madrichim student leadership program and teaches music in the religious school. Prior to his new position, Klaus… Read More

MCRC Honors Consumer Advocates

Former Maryland Commissioner of  Financial Regulation Mark Kaufman, Delegate Steve Lafferty and the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau lead the list of advocates who were honored at the Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition’s 14th Annual Consumer Awards Dinner on Nov. 13. “Former Commissioner Kaufman and Delegate Lafferty have done exceptional work to protect families facing the… Read More

Weinberg Foundation Names New Position

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has announced that Sheryl Goldstein has been promoted to the newly created position of managing director, programs and grants. Goldstein joined the foundation in the summer of 2013 as the program director for U.S. Education. She will continue this… Read More

Schwartz Appointed to JA Board

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Junior Achievement of Central Maryland has appointed Lisa Schwartz to a three-year term on its board of directors. As M&T Bank’s business banking regional manager for Greater Baltimore, Schwartz leads the lending and servicing team that supports the branch network in Baltimore, Harford and Cecil counties. She also is responsible for the loan and deposit… Read More

KatzAbosch Named a Top Firm

INSIDE Public Accounting recently presented its fifth annual ranking of the IPA 200 public accounting firms. KatzAbosch was named to the list for the third time. “With more than 540 firms participating in the IPA annual Survey and Analysis of Firms this year, along with many CPA firm associations contributing to the search to identify… Read More

Hopkins Leaders Recognized for Influence

Modern Healthcare, a leading industry publication, has named Johns Hopkins Medicine dean and CEO Paul B. Rothman and patient safety expert Peter J. Pronovost to this year’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare list. The list recognizes individuals deemed by their peers and experts as leaders in the industry. “The answers to complex questions must… Read More

PHR Names Interim President

Park Heights Renaissance has announced that Cheo D. Hurley has been named interim president and CEO. Hurley replaces Julius Colon, who recently resigned. A Baltimore native, Hurley has been with the organization since 2009, most recently as vice president for community and economic development. In his new role, he will oversee all operations of the… Read More

Hopkins Names Faculty to Patient Safety Academy

In a new effort to eliminate harm and reinforce a culture of caring in health care, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing faculty members Ellen Ray, Cynthia Foronda and Brigit Van Graafeiland have been chosen to serve in the third cohort of the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute Patient Safety and Quality Leadership Academy. A program launched… Read More

Weinberg Early Childhood Center Opens

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation and The Johns Hopkins University opened the Weinberg Early Childhood Center, an innovative space — and the first of five such centers that will be created in Baltimore City — designed to care for infants and educate parents. The event, which took place on Sept. 10, featured Lt. Gov…. Read More