MARYLAND

Sandra Bruno, Kelli Cobb, Krystal Mitchell, Patrick Mulherin and Amanda Ruhlman were promoted to managers at Smith Elliott Kearns & Co., Hagerstown.

MISSOURI

Karen Dabrowski has joined Stone Carlie as the firm’s human resources specialist. Prior to Stone Carlie, Dabrowski worked at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society as a community education coordinator.

NEW YORK

Marc Alms has joined Alvarez & Marsal Taxand as managing director in the firm’s New York office. … Michael Greenwald has been promoted to partner at Friedman LLP, in New York. … Tim Zuber has been appointed to U.S. partner-in-charge of Knowledge & Collaboration Management at KPMG.

SOUTH CAROLINA

David Knobeloch has joined Scott & Co., Greenville, as a senior tax accountant.

WASHINGTON D.C.

Professor Donald Williamson of American University’s Kogod School of Business has been named Tax Notes Person of the Year for 2013.

 ILLINOIS

Shari Dodgen has been named CCH director of strategic relationships at Wolters Kluwer, in Riverwoods.