McCuan named director of education and outreach by JA of Central Md.

LaRee McCuan has joined Junior Achievement of Central Maryland as director of education and outreach. In addition to overseeing the implementation of the new JA Finance Park Virtual middle school personal economics education program, McCuan helps oversee in-school elementary and high school programming, and the JA BizTown elementary school capstone program. She also serves as a liaison with higher education institutions and represents Junior Achievement with coalitions and provider networks. Most recently, she managed United Way Youth Ventures, a regional youth engagement program of the United Way of Central Maryland’s Impact Strategies Division. McCuan serves as a Riverside Neighborhood Association executive board member overseeing communications, and as a Mid-Atlantic Pug Rescue outreach coordinator. She has a master’s degree in social work from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Banks Theresa A. McKenna has joined Howard Bank as assistant branch manager at the Hickory Ridge branch in Columbia. McKenna was previously a financial sales consultant at PNC in Marriottsville. She has also worked at BB&T in Charlottesville, Va., as a financial center leader and owned a store in Key West, Fla.