Banking and finance
Revere Bank announced that Steven E. Zelanek joined the Laurel-based bank as senior vice president and senior lending officer. A certified public accountant, he formerly was with Baltimore-based Provident Bank.
BB&T; appointed Brant Standridge as president of its Annapolis-based Chesapeake community bank region.
Clark Turner Signature Homes named Christopher R. Smith as a land development manager for the Belcamp-based builder. He formerly was with Goudier Builders of Columbia.
Kaiser Permanente selected Carrie Harris-Muller as chief administrative officer for its Rockville-based Mid-Atlantic States division. She formerly was with SelectCare.
Erickson Retirement Communities, headquartered in Catonsville, appointed Clara Parker as regional director of finance for the Mid-Atlantic region. She was formerly a senior director of finance for the American Red Cross.
Osiris Therapeutics Inc. named Dr. Jeffry Lawrence as executive medical director and Dr. Jesus Soriano as senior director of business development for the Columbia-based stem cell therapeutics company.
Community Health Charities of Maryland said Ronald A. Brown Jr. joined the organization as a business development executive, and appointed Fionda N. Williams to develop and implement its chronic disease initiative.
The Wills Group appointed Jennifer Popescu as executive vice president for finance and administration for the La Plata-based holding company for fuel and heating oil sales, service station operations and convenience stores.
Let's Dish! said Valerie Harding joined the Baltimore-based meal assembly company as director of food development. She is responsible for menu development and vendor contract negotiation.
USEC Inc. named Peter B. Saba vice president, general counsel and secretary for the Bethesda-based international energy company and supplier of enriched uranium fuel. He was formerly with Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP.
Data Computer Corp. of America announced the appointments of David E. Bower as president and chief operating officer and Edward Kesselman as senior vice president of business development for the Ellicott City-based technology services contractor.
Preston Partners Inc. named Michael V. Spedden as a senior vice president, Christopher P. Wright a vice president and Daniel R. Dodd as a leasing and industrial sales associate for the Lutherville-based commercial real estate services firm.