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Manor Township-based Rettew named Peter R. Chronowski a project geologist with its Lehigh Valley office. He will manage geosciences team members in the Lehigh Valley and Williamsport offices. He has 23 years of environmental consulting experience and a bachelor's degree in geological sciences from Penn State University. Justin E. Theodorakos was named an environmental specialist with the natural sciences division of the Denver, Colo., office. He has six years of environmental sciences experience with oil and gas companies in Colorado. He has a bachelor's degree in resource ecology from the University of Vermont. Edward E. Reese was named a vice president. He will direct the Canton, Ohio, and Pittsburgh offices and lead the firm's transportation business development. He has more than 25 years of engineering experience and was a senior vice president of HDR. He has a BS in mechanical engineering from Penn State.


FMA Advisory Inc. named Justin Stryker a portfolio administrator. He will help financial advisers administer portfolios. He has a degree in finance from St. Joseph's University.

Chambersburg-based Rotz & Stonesifer Financial Services LLC named Harold J. Beshaw director of financial services. He specializes in comprehensive wealth management and will oversee the private financial service division. He has 17 years of financial services experience and a BS in finance and accounting from Cedarville University.

Health care

South Middletown Township-based Carlisle Regional Medical Center named Nicole Kinder a physician assistant with its Boiling Springs Family Medicine group. She has a BS in biology from Mercyhurst College and a master of physician assistant science degree from St. Francis University.


York County Convention & Visitors Bureau named Louise Heine destination marketing manager. She will oversee all marketing, communications, websites and public relations. She was a marketing and communications director with the York County Economic Alliance.

Derry Township-based Hershey Entertainment & Resorts named Bart Umidi executive chef of Hershey Lodge. He was an executive chef with The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort and Spa and The Westin Maui Resort and Spa. He is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America.


East Hempfield Township-based GSM Industrial Inc. named Keith Shocker an outside sales representative. Shocker, who has 16 years of industrial manufacturing experience and nearly 20 years of sales experience, was most recently a regional manager for AIS. Previously, he was senior account executive for an international company.


Swatara Township-based WITF named Fina Wert director of marketing. She was a marketing coordinator and director of marketing with McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, coordinator of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association's centennial anniversary project, a marketing communications specialist with Health Central and a creative writer with the former Amp Inc. She has a BA in mass communication from Bloomsburg University.


Garrett-Jacobs Mansion Endowment Fund, which guides stewardship, restoration and preservation efforts for a historic Baltimore landmark, elected Frank E. Dittenhafer II a trustee. He is president of York-based Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects.

World Affairs Council of Harrisburg named Dr. Oralia Garcia Dominic and Link Martin to its board. Dominic is an assistant professor with Penn State College of Medicine; Martin is director of Temple University Harrisburg.

Swatara Township-based Humane Society of Harrisburg Area elected Adam Santucci to its board. He is a lawyer with the labor and employment group of McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC. He is a graduate of Penn State University and Widener University School of Law.

Real Estate

Manor Township-based Prudential Homesale Services Group named Farah E. Blue a residential sales associate. She has an associate degree from Devry University. Julianna C. King was named a residential associate with the Quarryville office. Mary Hawkins was named a residential farm properties associate with the Carlisle office. She was a farmer. Tony Magaro was named a residential associate with the Quentin Road office. He has seven years of sales experience. Sofiya Nazarenko was named a residential associate with the Schuylkill Haven office of Prudential Landis Homesale Services. She has a teaching and translation degree in English and German from Horlivka State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages in the Ukraine. Melissa Bagan and Kathleen Dorothy were named residential associates with the East York office of Prudential Bob Yost Homesale Services. Bagan has 15 years of sales experience and is a graduate of Yorktowne Business Institute. Dorothy has a business administration degree from York College. Shane Harper was named a residential associate with the West York office. He was employed in sales with Penn-Air & Hydraulics and has a degree in motorsports technology from Alfred State College. Keith Berkebile was named an associate with the Hanover office. He has two years of experience.

York-based Rock Commercial Real Estate named Blaze Cambruzzi chief operating officer. He has experience in property and asset management, development, acquisitions and dispositions, as well as a master's degree in finance and real estate from American University and an MBA from Millersville University.

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