Schaefer appoints Hough as director of payroll bureau
Comptroller of Maryland William Donald Schaefer has appointed Mount Airy resident William Dale Hough as director of Central Payroll Bureau.
The bureau provides payroll services to more than 100,000 state government and University of Maryland employees.
Hough is involved in the Howard County Fair Association, Howard County Agricultural Land Preservation Board, Howard County 4-H Program and Maryland Junior Angus Program.
Garrison promoted by investment firm
Joseph P. Garrison has been promoted to assistant portfolio manager at Eichelberger, Griesser, Eddy & Alms, a Columbia investment firm.
Garrison is a 1999 graduate of Western Maryland College.
Price, Swanson named to positions by Amerix
Gary Price has been named vice president of customer service at Amerix Corp., a Columbia service provider to the credit counseling industry.
Price has 12 years of experience in call center management and operations.
Woodstock resident Gaylord L. Swanson, formerly of Citibank Universal Card Services, has been appointed senior vice president of policy and analysis at Amerix Corp.
Swanson's professional career includes senior-level positions in credit policy and financial management.