PEOPLE: promotions, appointments and hires
Chambersburg-based Noelker and Hull Associates Inc. named Brian L. Kuhns a staff member. He was a project manager for various Philadelphia-area architectural firms. He has a bachelor of architecture degree from Temple University. Jason H. Mitchell was named a project manager. He was a project manager for firms in Maryland. He has a BS in architectural studies and a master of architecture degree from Norwich University in Vermont. Russell E. Hain and Shawn M. Layton were named draftsmen. Hain has experience in drafting, design and program management. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Architecture. Layton has drafting and design experience. He has an associate degree in specialized technology with an emphasis in architectural computer-assisted drafting and design from Pittsburgh Technical Institute.
Harrisburg-based Alexander Building Construction Co. named Jeffrey Smith a senior project manager. He will oversee all preconstruction- and construction-phase project operations and coordinate estimating and field administrative activities. He was project manager. He has a BS in health policy and administration from Penn State University.
Gov. Tom Corbett named Carol L. Van Horn of Franklin County, Arthur E. Grim of Berks County and Dwayne D. Woodruff of Allegheny County to the Juvenile Court Judges’ Commission
East Pennsboro Township-based Central Penn College elected Brad Morgan to its board. He is a certified public accountant and vice president of cost and capital efficiency with Ahold USA in Middlesex Township. He has more than 25 years of experience, a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Illinois University and a master’s degree in leadership and business ethics from Duquesne University. Romeo Azondekon was named a college adviser. He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Millersville University and a master’s degree in school counseling from Wilmington University. Dave Baker was named dean of general and immersion studies. He has a master’s degree in secondary education from Shippensburg University. Michael Filippo was named an adviser for online and continuing education students with the Lancaster campus. He has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a master’s degree in education from Lesley University in Massachusetts. Jessica Garrett was named a librarian. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Penn State University and a master’s degree in library science from Clarion University. Susan McFeaters and Steven Snerr were named continuing education enrollment counselors. McFeaters has a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Shippensburg; Snerr has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from DeSales University and a master’s degree in leadership and business ethics from Duquesne University. Kate Savidge was named an enrollment events specialist. She has a bachelor’s degree in interior design from Rochester Institute of Technology. Susan Stackhouse was named an administrative assistant for continuing education. Amanda Welker was named an admissions counselor. She has a bachelor’s degree from Rider University with a double major in business administration and marketing and a minor in health administration.
East Lampeter Township-based High Hotels Ltd. named Keith W. Komon area general manager. He will direct operations and oversee management of the Hampton Inn-Harrisburg West and the Homewood Suites by Hilton-Harrisburg West in Lower Allen Township. He was employed with Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey. He has a BA in hospitality from Michigan State University.
Harrisburg-based Pavone named Aneisha Howard public relations director. Previously, she owned a publicity firm. She also was director of public relations with Lisa P. Maxwell agency in Chicago. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee.
East Lampeter Township-based Junior Achievement of Central PA named Heather Modjesky a marketing and events manager. She has experience in marketing, public relations and graphic design, most recently with Clare House Inc. She has a BA in English and history from Franklin Pierce University.
Prudential Homesale Services Group of Manor Township named Susie Zombro a residential sales associate with its Lebanon office. She has six years of real estate experience and will focus on Dauphin and Lebanon counties. Jennifer Fetrow was named an associate with the Colonial Park office. She has eight years of real estate experience and 20 years of medical administration experience. She has a degree in business office management from Central Penn Business School. Jeff Stofko was named an associate with the Kenneth Road office of Prudential Bob Yost Homesale Services. He has more than 20 years of real estate experience and will focus on residential and first-time home sales in York County.
Manheim Township-based Guardian Transfer named Patricia A. Shirk marketing director. She has more than 20 years of title experience, most recently as manager of business development with another Lancaster County-based firm.