SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Wesley Community has announced that Jenna Lord has been appointed Director of Nursing at Wesley Health Care Center in Saratoga Springs.
ALBANY — Alaant Workforce Solutions, the Capital Region’s leading professional workforce services firm, is strengthening its commitment to helping organizations recruit and hire top talent amid a historically challenging job market with the addition of two senior professionals to its staff. The hiring of Michelle Conn and Lauren Valentine reinforces Alaant’s ability to serve a fast-growing client base, an expansion that has been rapidly accelerated by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the workplace.
DENVER, CO — The Financial Planning Association® (FPA®) has announced that the Board of Directors elected James Lee CFP®, as the 2022 President-elect for a one-year term. Lee’s term will begin Jan. 1, 2022, succeeding incoming 2022 FPA President Dennis Moore, MBA, CFP®.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Drs. Meghan Monthie and Bernard P. Possidente have joined Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Primary Care – Scotia-Glenville. Both have strong ties to the region.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Dr. Riju Banerjee has joined Saratoga Hospital Medical Group – Cardiology. He is one of 11 providers in the growing practice.
LAKE LUZERNE — The Double H Ranch announced the election of a new slate of officers to its Board of Directors following the Annual Meeting in August. The new appointments are Charlie Crew, Chairman; Lisa Moser and Kevin Johnson, Co-Vice Chairs, Charlene Wood, Secretary; and Michael F. Zovistoski, Treasurer.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Julie & Co. Realty announced Courtney Shaner as the newest member of their brokerage in Schroon Lake. Courtney loves all aspects of real estate, especially helping her clients find one-of-a-kind unique homes. She prides herself on guiding her clients through the real estate buying and selling process from start to finish.
SARATOGA SPRINGS – Saratoga Bridges announced Jane Mastaitis will be their Chief Executive Officer effective Oct. 1, 2021. In her role, Jane will provide leadership for all aspects of Saratoga Bridges’ operations and is responsible for implementing policies and programs to carry out the work of the organization with an emphasis on long-term goals, growth, and sustainability in the alignment of their strategic plan. Jane is replacing Valerie Muratori who will be retiring after 38 years of service to the agency.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — CanCode Communities, a nonprofit organization creating a new generation of software coders, has announced the addition of Facebook executive Lisa Harris to its board of directors, and the election of Miriam Dushane of Alaant Workforce Solutions and Kyle Bisnett of Microsoft to lead its slate of officers for 2021-22. The appointments were made at the board’s annual meeting.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Movement Disorder Specialist, Dr. Kathrin LaFaver, has joined Saratoga Hospital Medical Group – Neurology, bringing significant expertise in treating patients with Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia, ataxia, and other movement-related neurological conditions.
SCOTIA — 1st National Bank of Scotia has announced the addition of William Faubion, Senior Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer, and Laura Siracuse, Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer. As members of the Commercial Lending Team, they will play an integral role in cultivating new business and serving the bank’s existing commercial customers.