Jeffries Earns AACN Teaching Award

Pamela R. Jeffries, D.N.S., R.N., of the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing has been awarded a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Excellence Award by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The purpose of the award is to recognize a faculty member who systematically investigates questions related to student learning and the conditions under… Read More

Holmes Joins Carroll Health Group


Carroll Hospital Center is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Kharia J. Holmes, internal medicine, to the hospital’s affiliated multispecialty practice, Carroll Health Group. Dr. Holmes specializes in gerontology and will be seeing patients at Carroll Lutheran Village. She earned her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta and completed her internal… Read More

Pediatric Dental Practice Joins DCA

Dental Care Alliance has announced its affiliation with the Baltimore pediatric dental practice of Dr. Richard A. Kline. Dr. Kline has been treating the dental needs of children in the Greater Baltimore area for more than 35 years and was recently voted a Top Pediatric Dentist by Baltimore Magazine.

Jacobs Named Treasurer of MANSEF

Dr. Linda Jacobs, executive director of The Harbour School at Annapolis and Baltimore, has been named an officer of the board of directorsfor the Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities. Dr. Jacobs will serve as treasurer; she has served on the MANSEF board in various capacities, including president.

Johnson Named UMD Medicine Psychiatry Chair


University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece has appointed Bankole Johnson, a leading expert in neuroscience and the psychopharmacology of addiction research, as the new chair of the Department of Psychiatry. He will also lead the new Brain Science Research Consortium Unit. Dr. Johnson comes to the School of Medicine from the… Read More

Local Attorneys Named America’s Best

Zuckerman Spaeder LLP has ann-ounced that seven attorneys from the firm’s Baltimore office have been recognized in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America, and partner Herbert Better has been named 2014 Baltimore Mediation Lawyer of the Year. The seven attorneys were recognized in a total of 14 categories, including all seven in commercial… Read More

Marlin Steel Among Fastest-Growing Companies

Marlin Steel has been named by Inc. Magazine to its annual 500/5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the second consecutive year. Marlin’s 47-percent growth rate during the past three years ranked it 4,608th on Inc.’s fastest-growing list for 2013. Marlin ranked 230th among private U.S. manufacturing companies. Marlin manufactures… Read More

Carroll Hospital Honors Employees


Dr. Kristian Hochberg, vascular surgeon and medical director of the Carroll Hospital Center’s vascular center, was named the hospital’s August Physician of the Month. Affiliated with Carroll Hospital Center for four years, Dr. Hochberg was nominated for his extraordinary care of a patient in the hospital’s operating room. Alex Onesty, support services technician, was named… Read More

Cambridge Appoints CFO

Cambridge International, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of metal belting and wire cloth, announced the appointment of John Belza as chief financial officer. Belza brings a wealth of experience to Cambridge, with his most recent success as chief financial officer of Carat Security Group, where he led the company’s integration of the accounting and finance… Read More

Two Join BBYO Team

Joanna Fink has joined BBYO’s Northern Region East as its program associate, NoVa council, and Danielle Hercenberg has joined as program director, Baltimore council. Fink has been a part of BBYO NoVa Council for more than 10 years. As a teen, she was active in both chapter and council leadership. Hercenberg graduated with a degree… Read More