previously director of domestic sales at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, and was director of sales and marketing for her family’s restaurant business, Jonathan’s Inc., in Maine.
Erlanger, Kentucky-based LGM Pharma has appointed Joseph Gelfand as vice president of supply chain and sales operations, in Boca Raton. Gelfand has held various supply chain positions, most recently at Twinlab heading the supply chain in quality-driven health and wellness supplements. Prior to that he led the purchasing and demand planning teams for Chewy.com.
Eva Magnusson has joined Silver International Realty in Delray Beach as a real estate agent.
Diane Psaras has been named chief human resources officer for VITAS Healthcare in Miami. Since 2014, she held the same title at wound-care provider Healogics Inc., in Jacksonville. In the past, Psaras spent six years as senior vice president of human resources at Darden Restaurants in Orlando, and 14 years in human resources roles at specialty materials firm Avery Dennison in Cleveland, including three of those years as human resources global vice president.
Nicklaus Children's Health System has named Matthew A. Love as chief financial officer. He was most recently senior vice president and chief financial officer for Regions for Mercy Health System in Ohio.
Orthopedic trauma surgeon Howard Bar-Eli has joined Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of primary care doctors and specialists who provide high-quality medical care to patients of all ages, as part of Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute. Family medicine physician Kaitlin Ross has joined Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of primary care doctors and specialists who provide highquality medical care to patients of all ages, as part of Baptist Health Primary Care.
Community Care Plan promoted Jessica Lerner to president and chief executive officer of the company, as John A. Benz, the former chief executive officer, announces his retirement. Lerner was previously executive vice president and chief operating officer. Benz will transition to the role of president emeritus and chief strategic officer of the organization.
Boca Raton-based Vertical Bridge, owner and operator of communications towers and locations, announced that Allan Tantillo has joined the company as vice president of new technologies. Most recently, he was senior director for national site development at T-Mobile USA.
Marker Construction Group in Fort Lauderdale announced new hires: Project Coordinator Ramonda Gordon, Construction Accountant Jenna Hague, Executive Assistant/Marketing Coordinator Joy Kandt, and Project Manager Miguel Lopez-Cao.
West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has appointed Jeff Attanasio to the newly created position of chief operating officer. In addition, Andrew Colb was named chief financial officer. Kurzawinski
Architecture and design firm Stantec has promoted architect Andrew Burnett to principal of its Miami office.
Designer Michael O’Byrn has joined Allied Kitchen & Bath, in Fort Lauderdale. See who’s snagged a promotion or new job, who’s changed careers or won awards at SunSentinel.com/PeopleOnTheMove