Paragon Computer Services Inc., a computer systems and management consulting company based in Ellicott City, appointed M. Jennifer Church principal.
John E. Harms Jr. and Associates Inc., an engineering, planning and surveying services consulting firm in Pasadena and Columbia, named Robert H. Vogel branch manager of the Columbia office. William H. Noyes, vice president, is also development business coordinator.
Mega Marketing Inc., a Timonium-based marketing management consulting firm, named Matthew Zirpoli vice president of sales and marketing.
Monumental Paving Co. Inc. in Baltimore promoted Joe Guzinski to executive vice president and Andrew D. Swanston to chief financial officer.
Right Associates, a human resources and placement consulting organization in Baltimore, appointed Linda R. Burton client service consultant.
Steeltin Can Corp. in Baltimore named Page Edwards vice president of materials and production planning.
McCormick & Co. Inc., a Hunt Valley based producer of seasonings, flavorings and specialty foods, named Laura L. Paschall manager-corporate Human Relations Services, Gregory G. Naylor director-Internal Audit and Keith W. Blowers food technologist for the Batter Breading Technical Group of the McCormick Flavor Group.
Travel Agents International of Timonium promoted Tarra Swallow @to assistant manager.
Fairchild Space in Germantown named Ronald C. Maehl vice president of commercial programs and Donald M. Pulliam senior director of the Gravity Probe-B program.
Segall-Majestic Photography Inc. and Elegant Images Franchise Corp. in Baltimore named Margaret Netherland Johnson marketing director.
Dundalk Community College named Chello Elizabeth Pitts employment specialist for the Cooperative Education Program.
Brookshire Hotels Inc., a Columbia-based chain of hotels, appointed James B. McAlister director of sales and marketing.
Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel in Baltimore named David J. McGill resident manager.
MET Electrical Testing Co. Inc. in Baltimore appointed William Kleinfelder regional manager for Baltimore and Philadelphia.
Harford Community College in Bel Air named Scott W. Epstein director of corporate training.
Pulsar Data Systems Inc., a supplier of IBM microcomputer products and services, appointed Peter S. Alterman vice president of technology.
Lee Communications in Annapolis named Jim Gehring sales and marketing director. Walpert, Smullian & Blumenthal, an accounting and management consulting firm, promoted K. Julie Simermeyer and Gwendolyn E. Brown to client administrators in the Manufacturing and Distribution Division.
Frank, Bernstein, Conaway & Goldman, a law firm in Baltimore and Washington, named Leonard E. Moodispaw Of Counsel in the Government Contracts Group. Mr. Moodispaw is a specialist in government contracts law and intelligence issues.
Ernst & Young, a professional services firm in Baltimore, named Christopher D. Votta partner.
Michael C. Hodes, a Towson law firm, named Harold Nussenfeld member of the firm.
Coyne & McClean, a Baltimore-based accounting and management consulting firm, promoted Tricia Love Thomas to manager in the Audit and Accounting Department.
Towson Imaging Center, a radiology diagnostic center, appointed Dr. Fouad Gellad medical director.
American Hospital Association in Chicago named Richard H. Wade senior vice president of communications. Mr. Wade held the same position at the Maryland Hospital Association in
Total Health Care Inc., a Baltimore-based health maintenance organization, named Reginald A. Johnson chief operating officer.
Franklin Square Hospital Center in Baltimore appointed Holly Lee Duggan director of public relations.
Henning & Cole Therapy Associates, a physical, speech and occupational therapy practice in Cockeysville, appointed Diane Abel Brocato director of hand therapy.
Howard County Hospital Foundation Inc. in Columbia appointed Sharon L. Atkers director of development.
Sinai Hospital in Baltimore named Arthur S. Wieland vice president for finance and chief financial officer.
Tri-Home Health Care & Service Inc., a regional provider of nursing and related health care services, appointed Susan Humbert community liaison.
Fallston General Hospital named Cailin R. Herbert vice president of patient services.
Baltimore County General Hospital in Randallstown named John Efthemis director of materials management.
Crestar Bank in Washington named Joseph H. Riley chairman of trust services. Mr. Riley was retired chairman of the board and president of NS&T; Bank, which was acquired by Crestar Bank in 1985.
MNC Financial Inc. in Baltimore promoted Jerome W. Evans, Susan C. Keating, J. Marshall Reid and Stephen K. Shock to executive vice president. David L. Kot and Wells T. Stanwick were promoted to senior vice president.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maryland named Stewart L. Smith manager of systems technology of the Computer Resources division.
Advanta Mortgage Corp. in Bethesda named Michael L. Conte general manager.
The Harbor Bank of Maryland in Baltimore named Samuel J. Deal vice president of branch administration.
Provident Bank of Maryland in Baltimore named John F. Novak managing director, consumer lending division.
Metropolitan Life in Annapolis named David Gary associate branch manager.
Real estate, development
Fred Ezra Co., a Bethesda-based commercial real estate company, appointed Peter M. Gottesman vice president of the Washington office.
Mulligan/Griffin and Associates Inc., a Rockville-based developer, promoted Ed Tuvin to vice president.
On the board
AAA Mid-Atlantic, the regional automobile club that includes JTC the areas of Philadelphia, Delaware, New Jersey Shore and all of Maryland except for Prince George's, Montgomery and Charles Counties, named Dr. Martha E. Church to the Maryland Division Advisory Board. Dr. Church is president of Hood College in Frederick.
Advertising and P.R.
Peterson & Associates, a Baltimore-based advertising agency, named David A. McGovern Jr. vice president for marketing.
Gray Kirk/VanSant, a Baltimore-based advertising and public relations firm, named Jane Seibert design director.
The Bomstein Agency, a Washington-based advertising agency, promoted Bill McBrayer to Associate Creative Director.