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Cooper is senior scientist at Hughes Associates

Hughes Associates Inc., a Baltimore-based fire science, research and engineering firm, appointed Leonard Y. Cooper senior scientist/engineer. He will have responsibility for the study of all aspects of fire science and technology pertaining to the company's government and private-sector clients. Formerly head of the Building Fire Modeling Group at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, he received his doctorate from the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Sachs assistant manager at McCormick & Co.

McCormick & Co., the Sparks spice and flavorings maker, named Frances M. Sachs assistant manager of consumer affairs for its McCormick/Schilling division. Her responsibilities will include consumer communications and promotional/marketing programs. A certified public accountant, she holds a master's degree from Towson University and is active in the Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals in Business.


Paolino, Goeman, Wiseman, Carr join Cyphers Wood

Cyphers Wood Inc., an Annapolis-based ad agency, named Amanda Paolino, Michelle Goeman, Alissa Carr and Anedra Wiseman as assistants to its account management staff.

Paolino, a University of South Carolina graduate, lives in Pasadena and formerly was a promotions coordinator with Gordon & Breach/International Publishers Distributor. Goeman, formerly a layout artist with Maryland Pennysaver Group, graduated from the University of Baltimore and lives in Glen Burnie.

Carr, also a Glen Burnie resident, graduated from Towson University and worked with the Maryland State Police public affairs office. Wiseman, formerly with the NASA Langley Research Center, is a Hampton University graduate and lives in Stevensville.

Banking and finance

Denise Adah controller for Matcom Federal

Matcom Federal Credit Union hired Denise Adah as controller. Adah is a certified public accountant and graduate of the Loyola College XMBA program. She is a member of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants and sits on the Executive Alumni Board of Governors for Loyola College.


Grant Thornton names Engle a senior manager

Grant Thornton LLP, an international professional services company, named Paul Engle senior manager of consulting for its manufacturing and distribution industry service group.

A graduate of the University of California, he received his graduate business education at Harvard Business School. He formerly was a vice president of AMP Inc.

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Pub Date: 1/25/99

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