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Nathan Parsons | SCDAA


Sickle Cell Disease Association of America named Nathan Parsons as government relations manager. Parsons brings experience in politics, policy and legislation. Prior to joining the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, he served as a state lead for the Presidential ...

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Christopher Steer | Sessa & Dorsey


Sessa & Dorsey LLC added Christopher Steer as a partner. Steer’s practice area will focus on estates and trusts and he will also serve as a business adviser for clients based throughout Maryland, Washington and northern Virginia. He brings a ...

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FEATURED MOVER | Laurie Jodziewicz, US Wind


Laurie Jodziewicz has joined the team at US Wind as senior director of environmental affairs. In her new role, Jodziewicz will lead US Wind’s permitting team and will focus on environmental and regulatory compliance, among other things. Jodziewicz joins US Wind from Kindle ...

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David Schwartz | CareFirst


David Schwartz brings more than 20 years of health care policy and legal experience to his new role as vice president public policy and government affairs at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. Schwartz will lead a team focused on federal legislative advocacy, ...

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Jama Acuff | Howard Co. Dept. of Corrections


Jama Acuff was named the new director of the Howard County Department of Corrections, beginning May 3. As director, Acuff will oversee more than 170 employees and be responsible for the operation of the Howard County Detention Center, Howard County Central Booking Facility, and oversight of ...

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Suzanne Jones | Walker & Dunlop

Suzanne Jones

Bethesda-based commercial real estate finance company Walker & Dunlop Inc. hired Suzanne Jones as a senior director in its agency financing group, which focuses on the nationwide origination of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac multifamily loans. Based out of the company’s Dallas office, Jones ...

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Dr. Francisco Ward | Bazelet Health Systems


Bazelet Health Systems Inc. named Dr. Francisco Ward as its new chief medical officer. Ward is a DEA licensed physician, graduate of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and founder of Seton Pain & Rehabilitation Center. He has worked with the Maryland Board of Physicians and the ...

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Kimberly Davis | Versant Health


Versant Health, a national managed vision care company based in Baltimore and wholly owned subsidiary of MetLife, named Kimberly Davis as its chief financial officer. Davis previously served as the chief accounting officer for Versant Health, where she was responsible for ...

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