■ MVP health Care
Monice Barbero joined as senior leader, legal and government affairs and general counsel, with responsibility for legal, regulatory and corporate governance matters. She also has oversight of the compliance department, the special investigations unit and the government affairs department. Barbero previously served as chief counsel at Cigna Global Health Benefits.
■ Whitney young health Michael Brito joined as an addictions counselor. Brito will complete screenings, evaluations and assessments, individualized treatment plans and facilitate groups.
Russell Otto joined as a physician assistant. Otto will provide primary care directly, emphasizing accessibility, health promotion, illness prevention and continuity of care.
Shruti Sharma joined as a dentist. Shruti will examine and treat diseases and injuries of teeth and gums, as well as perform preventative and maintenance dentistry.
■ The Patient experience PROJECT (PEP)
Kelly Carpenter joined as a project manager. Carpenter previously worked as a project manager and producer for Syneos Health.
■ Cerebral Palsy associations Of new york state affiliate services
Tim Ferguson joined as director of special projects and online learning. Ferguson previously worked at WTEN/ WXXA-TV.
■ northern rivers family Of services
Rhonda Armour was promoted to director of care management — southern region. Armour previously served as program coordinator and regional coordinator.
David Rowley was promoted to director of care management — northern region for Parsons Child & Family Center. Rowley previously served as a regional coordinator.
■ hudson valley ECONOMIC development CORP.
Mike Oates joined as president and CEO. Oates previously served as managing partner at Bellefield Development Partners, the team behind Bellefield at Historic Hyde Park and an affiliate of T-rex Capital Group LLC.
■ Carter Conboy
Kasey H. Hildonen joined as an associate in the Albany office. Hildonen focuses her practice primarily on civil litigation matters, including claims involving municipalities, educational institutions and law enforcement, tort defense and appellate practice, as well as white collar and internal investigations.
Kara A. Matejov joined as an associate in the Albany office. Matejov litigates matters for individuals, local businesses and national corporations primarily in the health care, hospitality and retail, manufacturing and insurance industries, as well as provides counsel concerning regulatory compliance issues.
Kimberley F. Wallace joined as an associate in the Albany office. Wallace represents individuals and businesses in white collar and corporate governance matters and investigations, as well as members of law enforcement in matters involving discipline, critical incidents, criminal defense and civil litigation defense of constitutional and civil rights issues.