Homon named VP of business operations by EarthLink Business

Michael Homon has joined EarthLink Business as vice president of business operations for the advanced services team, the sales unit responsible for the largest and most complex customers and opportunities. He is based in EarthLink’s Baltimore office. Homon previously was chief financial officer for Aristotle International Inc., a global political campaign technology, software and services company; vice president of operations and finance for government-intelligence focused Viziant Corp.; vice president of finance and controller for Global Secure Corp; and director of finance and controller for Online Resources Corp. EarthLink provides Internet Protocol infrastructure and services to medium-sized and large businesses, enterprise customers. Boards Community Foundation of Harford County has elected Kathleen A. Beck and Kenneth M. Ferrara to three-year terms on its board of directors. Beck has been vice president–wealth management for PNC Bank in Baltimore for the past five years. She previously worked at J.P. Morgan Securities, in Washington, D.C., and at T. Rowe Price Associates, in Owings Mills. Beck has an MBA from Loyola University Maryland and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Baltimore. She serves on the boards of Advocates for Children and Youth and Family and Children’s Services–Harford County. Ferrara is vice president and executive director of the Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation, in charge of securing philanthropic support for Upper Chesapeake Health’s patient services. He has 20 years of fundraising experience, including as director of individual capital giving and annual giving programs at Loyola University Maryland. He has an MBA from Loyola’s Sellinger School of Business and Management and a bachelor’s degree from Loyola.