Ava Lias-Booker | McGuireWoods


The African-American Managing Partners Network has honored McGuireWoods partner Ava Lias-Booker as its “Managing Partner of the Year,” recognizing the six years she led the firm’s Baltimore office. She received the award Aug. 1 at the seventh annual African-American Managing Partners & ...

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Kristi Myers | Weber Shandwick


Kristi Myers joins Weber Shandwick Baltimore as a senior account executive. She will serve the firm’s energy and health care accounts, focusing on digital strategy, project management and implementation. Information in Movers and Shakers is provided by the submitter. To ...

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Paul Rao | TranZed Alliance

Paul Rao, Vice President Clinical Services, Quality and Compliance National Rehabilitation Hospital.

The TranZed Alliance, a nonprofit organization serving children and families in Maryland and the District of Columbia, named Paul Rao, Ph.D., chair of its board of directors. Rao joined the board in 2014 and served as vice chair for the ...

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Bobby Waldrup | Loyola University Md.


Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business named Bobby Waldrup associate dean for academics. Waldrup, a professor of accounting and former chair of the department of accounting, will lead in the areas of curriculum, instruction and research as associate dean. ...

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Nina Spencer | MECU


Nina Spencer has joined MECU Credit Union as vice president of retail delivery and brings with her more than 20 years of local credit union and financial services experience. as vice president of retail delivery, Spencer will oversee MECU’s retail ...

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Amanda Shank | Ripken Baseball


Ripken Baseball has named Amanda Shank, a former senior manager of licensing and business development for the NFL Players Association, as its director of strategic partnerships. In her new position with Ripken Baseball, Shank will cultivate partnerships across all amateur properties, ...

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