Kirkland, Russ, Murphy & Tapp P.A., St. Petersburg, announces these promotions: Amanda Hammerli, audit manager; Shakera Fernander, audit senior; Marcus Clapper, Christina Cooper, Michele Fleming, Keren Lopez and Rob Schultz, audit staff II; Jessica Riley, tax manager; Lisa Cronauer and Mark Marquez, tax seniors; Elizabeth Amentaand Lauren Tate, tax staff II; and Leigh Magadanz, administration manager. Hammerli was audit senior; Fernander, Clapper, Cooper, Fleming, Lopez and Schultz were audit staff I; Riley was a tax senior; Cronaurer and Marquez were tax staff II; Amenta and Tate were Tax staff I; and Magadanz served as administrative support/controller.
Christy Atlas has been promoted to vice president of marketing at Construct Corps, Tampa, a construction staffing company. Atlas was marketing communications manager.
WilsonMiller Inc., Tampa, announces these appointments: Jerold E. Long, vice president; Diane C. Chadwick, vice president and principal; Michael M. English, principal; Lea D. Del Tosto and Neale A. Stralow, senior associates; and Elizabeth R. Abernathy, Christopher C. Hayes and Marcie Stenmark, associates. Long is regional manager of the survey and mapping corporate business unit; Chadwick is regional manager of the development planning and approvals business unit; English is corporate manager of the community and regional planning business unit; Del Tosto is a landscape architect; Stralow is regional manager of community and regional planning; Abernathy is a senior project manager in development planning and approvals; Hayes is a project manager in land development engineering; and Stenmark is a project manager in community and regional planning.
B. Lee Green has been appointed vice president of the Office of Institutional Diversity and Research at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa. Green will continue in his cancer health disparities health research efforts.
Lance Crawfordhas been named insurance adviser at Baldwin Connelly, Tampa. Crawford was a producing branch manager for America's Mortgage Broker, Tampa.
Phyllis Towzey has been named to the Best Lawyers in America for 2008. Towzey has a private practice in St. Petersburg and concentrates in the areas of labor and employment law.
Dr. Ken Peluso has been appointed by Gov. Charlie Crist as chairman of the Early Learning Coalition of Pinellas County Inc. Peluso is president of Peluso Chiropractic & Rehab Center, Palm Harbor.
Gerald A. Seidellhas been named director of supply chain strategy at USC Consulting Group LLC, Tampa. Seidell was president of APCX Solutions, a supply chain and logistics consulting firm.
Grubb & Ellis - Commercial Florida, Tampa, announces these promotions: Mia Jarrell, vice president, offices services group; and Michelle Seifert, associate vice president, retail services group. Both were associate brokers in the Tampa Bay office.
Andrea Hess has been named a Realtor at Prudential Tropical Realty, Clearwater. Hess was a personal trainer at Family Fitness Center, Dunedin.
Joe Gendelman has been named an investment adviser at Realty Asset Advisors, Tampa. Gendelman was a sales associate at RealNetUSA Inc., Tampa.
Stephanie Bromfield has been named an associate analyst at Trans Associates, Tampa. Bromfield was a research assistant at the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida, Tampa.
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