New Energy Technologies of Columbia named J. Patrick Thompson vice president of business and technology development. Previously, Thompson was vice president of the solar business unit at Asahi Glass and also worked for GE Plastics and Ciba Specialty Chemicals.
Pennoni Associates of Philadelphia promoted Graeme Lake to municipal division manager its Columbia office. Previously, Lake was a senior engineer.
MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services named Bethany S. Hobbs a real estate adviser in its Fulton office. Previously, Hobbs worked for Studley.
Federal Capital Partners of Chevy Chase named Edward Corwin senior vice president. Previously, Corwin was senior vice president at Wells Fargo Bank, and also worked for Jones Lang LaSalle and Whiting-Turner.
Kevin J. Sexton, president and CEO of Holy Cross Hospital of Silver Spring, was named Maryland’s 2012 Grassroots Champion by the American Hospital Association and Maryland Hospital Association for his "dedication to the hospital’s mission, on both the local and national level."
Global Environment Fund of Chevy Chase named Gloria Mamba a managing director in its Johannesburg, South Africa, office. Previously, Mamba worked for the Development Bank of Southern Africa.
BAE Systems Support Solutions of Rockville named Michelle Murphy vice president of human resources and administration. Previously, Murphy was corporate director of executive compensation and human resources at Northrop Grumman and also worked for Science Applications International.
The Montgomery County Medical Society of Rockville installed the following officers for 2012-13: Duane Taylor, medical director of LeVisage ENT and Facial Plastic Surgery in Bethesda, president; Brent Faulkner of Ambulatory Plastic Surgery Center in Rockville, president-elect; Shannon Pryor, who works with Kaiser Permanente and the National Institutes of Health, vice president; Lynne Diggs, secretary; and Ali Hendi, treasurer.
The National Association for the Education of Young Children of Washington, D.C., named Kathy Charner of Silver Spring editor in chief, books and related resources. Previously, Charner was editor in chief of Gryphon House.
Asbury Communities of Germantown named Douglas J. Fleegle to executive vice president of mission development and president of the Asbury Group. Previously, Fleegle was president and CEO of United Church Homes and Services, and executive director of senior living communities operated by Presbyterian Homes and Homewood Retirement Centers.
ASRC Federal Holding of Greenbelt named Leif Henecke chief information officer. Previously, Henecke was deputy chief information officer of the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators and director of business systems operations for Northrop Grumman’s information technology sector. He also retired as a lieutenant colonel after 24 years with the Army and Army National Guard.
Carroll Bancorp of Sykesville named Robin L. Weisse and Mark S. Zinnamosca directors. Weisse is a partner with Weisse Miller Law Group and owner of Weisse Group. Zinnamosca owns Zinnamosca & Associates.
Baltimore magazine promoted Janelle Erlichman Diamond to editor of Baltimore Bride magazine. Previously, Diamond was lifestyle editor. Earlier, she worked for The Washington Post.
Jeannette M. Mills, vice president of customer operations and chief customer officer for Baltimore Gas and Electric of Baltimore, was elected a director of the Esophageal Cancer Action Network of Stevenson.
Pixelligent Technologies of Baltimore named Shree Deshpande vice president of business development. Previously, Deshpande was North America sales director at Flexvue, Solutia.
McCormick and Co. of Sparks promoted Michael R. Smith to CFO and vice president finance for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Previously, Smith was vice president treasury and investor relations. Earlier he worked for Coopers and Lybrand.
McDaniel College of Westminster named Carroll L. Yingling a trustee. Yingling is senior vice president of RBC Wealth Management. The college also named Lori A. Lewis vice president of institutional advancement, effective July 1. Lewis is vice president for advancement at Marietta (Ohio) College.
George Mason Mortgage of Fairfax, Va., named Brad Gibbons manager of its new Lutherville office.
Cresa of Boston named the following in its new Baltimore office: Daniel Shapiro, senior vice president; Scott Wingrat, vice president; and Tony Lavin, senior adviser.
Gorfine, Schiller & Gardyn of Owings Mills named Ashley Hottle and Patricia Ellison staff accountants in its small-business department.
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